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.
Rock ‘n’ Roll Watches: A Complete Guide
For those of you who like to wear your love of rock 'n' roll on your sleeve.
Vinnie Paul’s Cause of Death Revealed
According to the Clark County Coroner, the Pantera drummer died of an enlarged heart.
Billy Joel Pays Tribute to Aretha Franklin, Welcomes Bryan Adams
Singer performed "Respect" and welcomed a guest to his Madison Square Garden show last night.
John Lennon’s Killer, Mark David Chapman, Denied Parole Again
For the 10th time, Mark David Chapman has been denied parole for the 1980 killing of John Lennon.
The Musical History of the Beatles’ Children
We look at the six sons of Beatles who have followed in their fathers' footsteps.
Paul Rodgers Helped Robert Plant Make a Big Decision About Led Zeppelin
Bad Company singer gave Plant a big piece of career advice the night they met.
Eric Clapton to Release Christmas Album, ‘Happy Xmas’
Eric Clapton is putting out 'Happy Xmas,' which will be comprised of 13 standards and one new original song.
Ultimate Classic Rock to Co-Host Conversation With Ace Frehley
The former Kiss guitarist will appear at the MI Concert Hall in Los Angeles in September.
Has Steve Perry’s New Song, ‘No Erasin’,’ Surfaced?
A song that appears to be the lead single from the upcoming Steve Perry album has surfaced on iTunes Japan.
Not Even Pretty on the Inside: Courtney Love’s Abandoned House Sold
Courtney Love has sold a fire-damaged, graffiti-strewn house in Olympia, Wash.
Lindsey Buckingham Announces First Post-Fleetwood Mac Tour
The singer and guitarist will play a bunch of shows at the same his former bandmates are on the road.
Phil Collins Calls Seated Performances a ‘Positive’ Experience
Even though health issues have forced him to sit during shows, the singer and drummer says they've been "great fun."