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.
Bob Dylan to Release ‘Blood on the Tracks’ Box Set
The latest 'Bootleg Series' volume collects original sessions from classic 1975 album.
Toto’s Steve Lukather ‘Took the High Road’ in New Autobiography: Exclusive Video Interview
Toto guitarist explains why he resisted temptation to use new memoir to settle old scores.
Rare Janis Joplin Tracks Featured on ‘Sex, Dope & Cheap Thrills’
Thirty rare tracks from the sessions for the band's major-label debut collected on upcoming album.
Kiss Announce Farewell Tour on ‘America’s Got Talent’
The surprise announcement arrived during a special appearance on 'America's Got Talent.'
Paul McCartney Kicks Off ‘Freshen Up’ Tour in Canada: Set List and Video
First dates in support of 'Egypt Station' began in Quebec City last night.
Bob Seger Announces ‘Travelin’ Man’ Farewell Tour
Seger and the Silver Bullet Band will turn the page one last time with a tour that kicks off in the fall.
Rock’s Greatest Afros
In celebration of World Afro Day, we're taking a look at some of the rock stars who have sported the look over the years.
Compare New John Lennon ‘Imagine’ Ultimate Mixes to Original LP
We have an exclusive listen to 2018 mixes from the upcoming version of the classic album.
Dee Snider and Monster Truck’s Jon Harvey Discuss a Band’s Growing Pains
Twisted Sister frontman talks to singer-bassist about what new bands go through in this UCR exclusive.
Motley Crue Confirm Four New Songs for ‘The Dirt’ Soundtrack
Vince Neil and Nikki Sixx combined on Twitter to say that Motley Crue are recording four new songs for the soundtrack to 'The Dirt.'
Win a Trip to See Lynyrd Skynyrd on the 2019 Southern Rock Cruise
Ultimate Classic Rock and StarVista LIVE have teamed up for a prize package to send two people on next year's Southern Rock Cruise.
Paul McCartney Called Quincy Jones a ‘Crazy Motherf—er’ for Insulting the Beatles
Details revealed of phone call after legendary producer put down the group in famous interview.