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.
Tom Petty Says His Next Tour May Be the ‘Last Big One’
Tom Petty says the Heartbreakers may slow down after next year's 40th anniversary tour ends.
Mick Jagger and Bono to Participate in Documentary About Prince
'Prince: R U Listening?' is expected to be released in the spring of 2017.
Tom Morello Praises Fidel Castro
The guitarist said that the deceased Cuban president was a champion of the poor.
Axl Rose Tells Donald Trump to ‘Stop Whining’
Axl Rose suggested that President-elect Donald Trump get on with the business of running the country instead of tweeting about 'Hamilton.'
Billie Joe Armstrong Gives Full Support to Anti-Donald Trump Protests
Green Day's singer said that he feels like the “country is being set on fire,”
Def Leppard to Release ‘And There Will Be a Next Time – Live From Detroit’ DVD
Def Leppard's tour in support of last year's self-titled album will be documented in a DVD-Blu-ray/two-CD set.
Foo Fighters to Perform at Tom Petty MusiCares Benefit
Foo Fighters have been added to a bill for a big industry benefit concert that honors Tom Petty.
Eagles of Death Metal Announce HBO Paris Attacks Documentary
Colin Hanks has directed a documentary that chronicles what the Eagles of Death Metal went through during and after the November 2014 Paris attacks.
Robert Plant Episode of ‘Austin City Limits’ to Premiere This Weekend
Robert Plant performed on the long-running PBS show back in March.
AC/DC’s Phil Rudd Suffered a Heart Attack
Phil Rudd revealed that he had a stent inserted after having a heart attack a few weeks ago.
Metallica Look Back on ‘Master of Puppets’ in New Video
Metallica reflect on what 'Master of Puppets' means to them as they prepare to release a book about the album.
Steven Tyler Responds to Disney World
The Aerosmith singer made two social media posts after learning that a hand gesture he made was edited out of a ride at Disney World.