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.
Why the Beatles Didn’t Sink Much Effort Into ‘Yellow Submarine’
The Beatles’ animated film ‘Yellow Submarine’ is widely heralded as a classic for its mixture of whimsy, subversive humor and psychedelic design.
David Bowie May Have More Songs From ‘Blackstar’ Sessions Coming Out
Outtakes from David Bowie's last album may be part of a deluxe edition.
Kobe Bryant Listened to Journey’s ‘Don’t Stop Believin’’ Every Day for Two Years
Basketball star Kobe Bryant said hearing Journey's anthem motivated him after a very tough loss.
Motorhead’s Lemmy Kilmister Dead: Rockers React
We see how many musicians who loved Lemmy respond to his death on Twitter.
Mysterious Guns N’ Roses Teaser Hits Movie Screens Nationwide
A cryptic teaser seen before 'Star Wars: The Force Awakens' is the latest tease that Guns N' Roses may be reuniting.
Dee Snider May Stop Donald Trump From Using ‘We’re Not Gonna Take It’
Donald Trump's recent comments are causing Dee Snider to question whether he wants his biggest hit associated with Trump.
Bruce Springsteen Announces 2016 ‘The River’ Tour
Coinciding with today's release of The Ties That Bind, a mammoth box set commemorating The River, Bruce Springsteen has announced a tour for early 2016.
Boxing’s New Heavyweight Champ Celebrates With Aerosmith Karaoke
Following his victory over Wladimir Klitschko, new champion Tyson Fury sang an Aerosmith song.
Guns N’ Roses Reunion: Is New ‘Classic’ Merchandise Another Clue?
Guns N' Roses' website is selling new holiday gifts that feature their original-lineup logo.
Nikki Sixx Says Guns N’ Roses Are Reuniting
Nikki Sixx said it's not even a well-kept secret that Guns' N' Roses are getting back together.
Guns N’ Roses Reunion Rumors Intensify
More sources are saying, without confirmation, that there will be a Guns N' Roses reunion.
Paris Concert Terrorist Attack: What We Know Now
The world remains shocked by the horrors that took place in Paris last night. While so many details remain unclear, we're going to sort through what is known at this time.