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.
Steve Perry Drops Suit to Prevent the Release of Old Demos
The former Journey singer will look to settle his case against a musician with whom he recorded some demos in the early '90s.
Motley Crue to Release ‘The Dirt’ Audiobook
Band will release audio version of memoir nearly 20 years after it was published.
Dave Mustaine Diagnosed With Throat Cancer
Megadeth have canceled many of their shows following frontman's revelation.
Watch Bruce Springsteen’s ‘Western Stars’ Video
On the day that 'Western Stars' hits record store shelves and streaming services, Bruce Springsteen has released a video for its title track.
50 Wildly Diverse Covers of the Beatles’ ‘Yesterday’
Versions of Paul McCartney's standard range from country and metal, to reggae and classical, to bluegrass and barbershop quartet.
The Full Story of Axl Rose’s ‘Looney Tunes’ Appearance Revealed
The 'New Looney Tunes' writers reveal how the Guns N' Roses singer's appearance happened.
Who’s the Biggest Villain in ‘Rocketman’?
Who's portrayed worse in the Elton John biopic -- his mother, father or boyfriend?
Alice Cooper Announces More 2019 U.S. Tour Dates
The Ol' Black Eyes Is Back road show has been extended into fall.
Rob Halford Kicks Fan’s Phone During Judas Priest Concert
Six songs into a Judas Priest concert, Rob Halford had enough with a fan whose cell phone was distracting him.
Tom Petty’s Wife and Daughters Now Clashing Over Salad Dressing
The battle for control over late rocker's estate has extended into condiments.
Sammy Hagar Is Making a Movie Based on ‘Space Between’
Hagar's clip for "Affirmation" is part of a short film that unites the concept of his new album 'Space Between.'
Dave Mustaine Sells ‘Premier’ Estate for $2 Million
After three-and-a-half years of trying, Megadeth's Dave Mustaine has sold his 10-acre property in Fallbrook, Calif.