Dave Lifton, who writes for both Ultimate Classic Rock and Diffuser, is a podcaster and author of several books. A native of New York, he now lives in Chicago, where he's usually staring out at Lake Michigan from his apartment or getting into arguments with Bears fans. Also, he likes Bruce Springsteen and pulled pork sandwiches.
Rush Release Track Listing and Trailer for ‘R40 Live’
On Nov. 20, Rush will release R40 Live, an audio and video document of their most recent tour.
Why Bruce Springsteen Looked Inward on ‘Tunnel of Love’
Bruce Springsteen's 'Tunnel of Love' surprised his fanbase when it was released on Oct. 9, 1987.
David Lee Roth Thanks Eddie Van Halen, Mocks Other Rockers Onstage
As Van Halen closed out their summer tour, David Lee Roth showed a rare public display of affection for Eddie Van Halen.
55 Years Ago: The Beatles Release Their First Single, ‘Love Me Do’
The Beatles released their first single, 'Love Me Do,' in the U.K. on October 5, 1962.
Listen to Pope Francis’ Prog-Rock Song, ‘Wake Up! Go! Go! Forward’
On Nov. 27, Pope Francis will release an album of his speeches set to music.
Watch Steven Tyler and Taylor Swift Sing ‘I Don’t Want to Miss a Thing’
Steven Tyler joined Taylor Swift during her concert in Nashville for Aerosmith's only No. 1 hit.
33 Years Ago: Billy Joel Channels the Beatles on ‘The Nylon Curtain’
Billy Joel released 'The Nylon Curtain' on Sept. 23, 1982.
Steven Tyler Sings With Busker in Moscow
Watch Steven Tyler sing one of Aerosmith's most popular songs with a street musician in Moscow.
Watch David Lee Roth’s Hysterical (and NSFW) Response to a Beer-Throwing Fan
Don't throw beer onto the stage at a Van Halen concert.
How Bruce Springsteen Finally Became a Star With ‘Born to Run’
After two flops, Bruce Springsteen hit the big time when 'Born to Run' was released on Aug. 25, 1975.
Slash Says He and Axl Rose Are Friends Again
The guitarist said that he and his former bandmate have patched things up.
AC/DC Begin U.S. Tour in Boston: Videos
AC/DC kicked off their North American tour last night (Aug. 22) in Foxboro, Mass.