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.
Elton John’s New ‘Jewel Box’ Unearths 60 Unreleased Tracks
Eight-CD set spotlights deep cuts, demos, B-sides and other rarities.
How Hans Zimmer Covered Pink Floyd’s ‘Eclipse’ for ‘Dune’ Trailer
The film's score composer watched socially distanced recording sessions over FaceTime.
Judas Priest to Celebrate ’50 Heavy Metal Years’ in 648 Page Book
Band's history will be commemorating with 648 pages of photographs and essays, with contributions from all current members.
Hear the Rolling Stones’ Newly Unearthed ‘All the Rage’
'Goats Head Soup' outtake has been called "You Should Have Seen Her Ass" on bootlegs.
Ron Wood Documentary to Get ‘Virtual Cinema’ Release
'Somebody Up There Likes Me' will be streamed in the U.S. and Canada beginning next month.
Quiet Riot Drummer Frankie Banali Dies
Drummer spent 39 years in the chart-topping metal band.
Queen Announce First Live Album and Home Video With Adam Lambert
First full-length project with new lead singer was recorded in concert between 2014 and 2020.
Thin Lizzy to Release ‘Rock Legends’ Rarities Box Set
Six-CD collection compiles singles, demos, live takes and alternate versions plus a DVD.
Ozzy Osbourne’s Biopic Will Be an ‘Adult Movie for Adults’
Sharon Osbourne says it won't be a "Hallmark rock movie" like 'Bohemian Rhapsody.'
Viral Video Sends Phil Collins’ ‘In the Air Tonight’ Up the Chart
Clip of 22-year-old twins listening to the 1981 hit for the first time has made it one of iTunes' most purchased songs.