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.
Watch ‘Weird Al’ Yankovic Play Guitar Solo From Neil Young’s ‘Cinnamon Girl’
'Weird Al' Yankovic made his guitar-playing debut by recreating Neil Young's famous one-note guitar solo from 'Cinnamon Girl.'
Yes Announce 50th Anniversary North American Tour
Yes will commemorate the 50 years that have passed since their debut album with a special tour.
David Bowie Statue Vandalized
The statue of David Bowie in the market square of Aylesbury, England, has been vandalized less than 48 hours after it was unveiled.
Slash Is Recording a New Solo Album
Slash ft. Myles Kennedy and the Conspirators are in the studio working on their third album.
Rockers React to the ‘March for Our Lives’
Paul McCartney, Paul Stanley and Ted Nugent were among the musicians who offered their thoughts on the march for stronger gun control laws.
Glenn Tipton Joins Judas Priest Onstage
For the first time since Parkinson's disease forced him off the road, Glenn Tipton has performed with Judas Priest.
David Coverdale Hints at ‘Coverdale/Page’ Box Set
'Coverdale/Page,' the 1993 album that brought together Led Zeppelin guitarist Jimmy Page with Whitesnake frontman David Coverdale, could be getting a box set at some point in the future.
Ringo Starr Has Been Knighted
Ringo Starr is now officially Sir Richard Starkey.
Watch Keith Richards, Ann Wilson, Billy Gibbons + More at Love Rocks NYC! Benefit Concert
Love Rocks NYC! brought together an incredible array of talent to raise money for God's Love We Deliver, an organization that delivers meals to people who can't cook because of illness.
Neil Young Says Retirement Tours Are ‘Bulls—‘
Neil Young not only dismissed the idea of retiring, he seems to be against the idea of a farewell tour.
Rock and Roll Hall of Fame to Release DVD/Blu-ray of Induction Ceremonies
'In Concert, 2014-2017' will collect the last four years worth of induction ceremonies from the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame.
Elton John Tribute Albums to Include Don Henley, Queens of the Stone Age and Others
Two new Elton John tribute albums will be released next month.