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 Story of Rock’s First Tragedy: Buddy Holly, Ritchie Valens and the Big Bopper Killed i…
Rock 'n’ roll was still in its infancy when it suffered its first tragedy.
Glenn Frey Dead at Age 67
The Eagles guitarist has died at the age of 67.
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.
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.
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.
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.
BREAKING: Over 100 Killed in Attack at Paris Rock Concert
A series of terrorist attacks in Paris tonight have left at least 18 people dead. One of the venues targeted was the Bataclan, where the Eagles of Death Metal were performing.
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.
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.
40 Years Ago: Elvis Presley Dies
On Aug. 16, 1977, the King of Rock 'n' Roll, Elvis Presley, died.