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.
Radiohead Release Video for ‘I Promise’ From ‘OK Computer’ 20th Anniversary Edition
Radiohead premiered the previously unreleased "I Promise" on the BBC today.
Gregg Allman’s Funeral Details Revealed
Gregg Allman will be buried in a private ceremony this Saturday in his hometown of Macon, Ga.
Gregg Allman Dies: Rockers React
News of Gregg Allman's death was shared by many of his contemporaries on Twitter.
Yes (Anderson, Rabin, Wakeman) Manager Challenges ‘The Other Yes Band’ to ‘Identify Their …
The manager for Yes featuring Jon Anderson, Trevor Rabin, Rick Wakeman, has issued a challenge to Yes to publicize the fact that the current incarnation has no original members.
Chris Cornell’s Social Media Pages Go Dark
The Facebook and Twitter pages for Chris Cornell, Soundgarden, Audioslave and Temple of the Dog have changed their cover and profile images.
James Hetfield Calls Chris Cornell’s Death a ‘Sad Story’
The death of Soundgarden's Chris Cornell has brought out the reflective side of James Hetfield.
Ritchie Blackmore’s Rainbow to Release Two New Recordings and 2016 Concert
Ritchie Blackmore's Rainbow have two new songs -- "Land of Hope and Glory" and a new take on "I Surrender" -- available for pre-order.
Heart’s Ann and Nancy Wilson Pay Tribute to Chris Cornell
Ann and Nancy Wilson of Heart issued separate statements about the death of their friend, Chris Cornell of Soundgarden.
Foo Fighters Debut New ‘The Sky Is a Neighborhood’ Song at Acoustic-4-A-Cure Concert
Dave Grohl and Taylor Hawkins of the Foo Fighters debuted a song entitled "The Sky Is a Neighborhood" at the Acoustic-4-A-Cure benefit show in San Francisco last night.
Sammy Hagar Says Van Halen Reunion Is ‘Lurking in the Woods’
Sammy Hagar thinks a reunion with Van Halen is inevitable.
Watch the World Premiere of U2’s ‘The Little Things That Give You Away’
U2 closed out the first night of their tour by premiering "The Little Things That Give You Away."
Listen to Live Version of U2’s ‘I Still Haven’t Found What I’m Looking For’ From 30th Anni…
This version comes from a 1987 Madison Square Garden concert, and features the New Voices of Freedom Choir.