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.
Ace Frehley Announces Details for ‘Spaceman’ LP
'Spaceman' contains nine songs, including one co-written by Ace Frehley's former Kiss bandmate Gene Simmons.
Pearl Jam Brings Out Members of Soundgarden and Mudhoney in Seattle
A few old friends welcomed Pearl Jam back to their Seattle home last night (Aug. 11).
Vinnie Vincent Files Trademark Application for ‘Vinnie Vincent’s Kiss’
The former Kiss guitarist is apparently looking to create a new band.
Listen to Toto’s ‘Africa’ Played on Mario Paint
Someone made a version of the ubiquitous song using the 1992 video game.
AC/DC Rumor: Stevie Young and Phil Rudd Reportedly Sighted in Vancouver
Two band members were spotted in the city where AC/DC's past three records were recorded.
Listen to High on Fire’s Lemmy-Inspired ‘Electric Messiah’
Band reveals details for its next album.
Watch as Guitarist Refuses to Let Last-Ever Warped Tour End
Every Time I Die's Jordan Buckley kept playing as the crew began dismantling the stage.
German Men Escape Nursing Home to Go to Metal Festival
Two residents of a German assisted living facility were discovered at 3AM at the Wacken Open Air Festival.
David Crosby Rails Against the ‘Theft’ of Streaming Music
David Crosby has been arguing with fans on Twitter about streaming services, which he says underpays artists.
Mark David Chapman Almost Killed John Lennon Two Months Earlier
According to his wife, Mark David Chapman traveled to New York to kill John Lennon a few months before the fateful night of Dec. 8, 1980.
Listen to Ann Wilson’s Cover of Lesley Gore’s ‘You Don’t Own Me’
Second single from upcoming 'Immortal' album features lead guitar by Warren Haynes.
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.