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.
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.
The Kinks’ Dave Davies to Put Out His Unreleased ’70s Songs on ‘Decade’
'Decade' combines unearthed songs the Kinks' guitarist wrote between 1971 and 1979.
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.
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.
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.
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."
Jeff Lynne’s ELO Start First North American Tour Since 1981: Set List and Video
Band's return to the U.S. last night featured catalog of hits.
Dee Snider Sold His Publishing Rights to Pay Lower Taxes
Dee Snider said that he sold "a major part" of his Snidest Music three years ago in part because of the difference in how the money is taxed.
Sammy Hagar Offers First Preview of New Circle Album
A new Instagram clip shows him listening to the upcoming record.
Listen to Slash’s New Single, ‘Driving Rain’
Guitarist unveils first single from upcoming 'Living the Dream' album with Myles Kennedy & the Conspirators.