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.
Ace Frehley Says All Americans ‘Should Get Behind’ Donald Trump
The former Kiss guitarist believes everyone ought to support the president, regardless of party.
Stevie Nicks Wishes Tom Petty and Prince Could Attend Her Rock Hall Induction
As Stevie Nicks is celebrating her induction into the Rock & Roll Hall of Fame, she's also thinking of a pair of friends that have departed in recent years, Tom Petty and Prince.
Why Radiohead Might Not Attend Their Hall of Fame Ceremony
They were on the ballot last year as well, and showed no small degree of apathy toward the nomination.
Roy Wood ‘Devastated’ After His Equipment Was Stolen
Thieves stole a truck containing guitars and an amplifier belonging to Roy Wood, leader of the Move and a founding member of ELO.
David Lee Roth Hints That Van Halen’s Return Is ‘Around the Corner’
David Lee Roth spoke about the probability of Van Halen performing again in the summer of 2019.
Def Leppard on Rock Hall Induction: ‘It’s a Good Club to Be In’
Veteran British hard rock band issues statement regarding their big Rock Hall news.
Def Leppard, Stevie Nicks and Zombies Lead List of 2019 Rock Hall Inductees
Next year's inductees also include the Cure, Radiohead and Roxy Music.
Keith Richards Says He’s Cut Back on Drinking: ‘It Was Time to Quit’
Rolling Stones guitarist says he "got fed up" with boozing.
Guns N’ Roses Studio Rumors Denied
Producer of T. Rex tribute album says band didn't record cover of "Children of the Revolution."
Jimmy Page Guarantees ‘Stuff’ Is on the Way in 2019
After spending the last few years on Led Zeppelin-related projects, Jimmy Page promised something under his own name in 2019.
Ultimate Classic Rock to Co-Host Conversation With Joe Satriani
Legendary guitarist will appear at the MI Concert Hall in Los Angeles in January.
Lindsey Buckingham Calls Current Fleetwood Mac ‘A Cover Band Kind of Deal’
Former member said he'd still be up for a "proper farewell tour" with the band.