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.
The Journey / Def Leppard 2018 Tour: A Tale of the Tape
How do the two heavyweights in one of this summer's biggest tours match up?
Tom Petty’s Former House Is for Sale for $5 Million
A house that Tom Petty owned in Encino, Calif., hit the market on the anniversary of the day it had burned to the ground.
FBI’s Donald Trump Investigation Named After Rolling Stones Lyric
One of the band's best songs served as inspiration for a code name.
Aerosmith’s ‘Dude (Looks Like a Lady)’ Was Inspired by Vince Neil
Co-writer Desmond Child spoke about how the Motley Crue singer inspired Aerosmith's comeback hit.
Kurt Cobain Death Scene Photos Will Remain Private
An appellate court has ruled against a journalist in his attempt to see photos from the 1994 death scene of Nirvana frontman Kurt Cobain.
Queen Release Full Trailer for ‘Bohemian Rhapsody’
Queen have delivered the trailer to their long-awaited 'Bohemian Rhapsody' biopic.
Vinnie Vincent Plots Return to Concert Stage
Having returned to public view, Vinnie Vincent is now thinking about getting back out on the road.
Lenny Kravitz Announces ‘Raise Vibration’ Album
Lenny Kravitz is set to release his 11th studio album, 'Raise Vibration,' on Sept. 7.
Paul McCartney, Elton John and Mick Jagger Lead List of Richest U.K. Artists
With an estimated net worth of £820 million, Paul McCartney has topped a list of the richest musicians in Britain.
Nine Inch Nails Announce ‘Bad Witch’ EP and U.S. Tour
Nine Inch Nails have announced the release of 'Bad Witch,' a new six-song EP.
Billie Joe Armstrong Postpones the Longshot’s Tour Dates
The Longshot, a side project of Green Day frontman Billie Joe Armstrong, have postponed the remainder of the West Coast leg of their tour.
Metallica’s Surprising 2018 Live Covers: A-ha, ABBA and Many More
Kirk Hammett and Robert Trujillo have been paying tribute to local heroes every night during Metallica's 2018 European tour.