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.
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.
Flea Calls Out Clint Eastwood Over Comments About Racism
The Red Hot Chili Peppers' bassist said, "we aspire to evolve above racism."
Queen’s Publishers Say Donald Trump Ignored Request to Stop Using ‘We Are the Champions’
Sony/ATV Music Publishing said that Queen does not want its music used for any political purposes.
Watch Gene Simmons Take a Fall on Stage During Kiss Concert
Gene Simmons slipped onstage during Kiss' concert last night (July 17).
Megadeth Bassist David Ellefson Breaks Foot, Band Cancels Remaining Festival Dates
An injury to their bassist has caused Megadeth prematurely end their European tour.
Ozzy Osbourne Has a Cameo in ‘Ghostbusters’
Because who better to tackle ghosts than the Prince of Darkness?
45 Years Ago: Bruce Springsteen Wows Humble Pie in Opening Slot
On July 11, 1971, Humble Pie had difficulty following their opening act, the Bruce Springsteen Band.
45 Years Ago: Queen Play Their First Show With Classic Lineup
Queen solidified their lineup when John Deacon made his debut with the group on July 2, 1971.
Pantera Reacts to the Killing of ‘The Voice’ Singer Christina Grimmie
Pantera said that club owners and promoters need to protect artists after the death of Christina Grimmie.
Muhammad Ali Dies: Rockers React
See how Paul McCartney, Sammy Hagar and others are responding to the death of boxing legend Muhammad Ali.
Tommy Lee Blames Other Motley Crue Members for Lack of New Music
Lee suggested that some of his band mates had no interest in growing as musicians.