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.
Tom Petty’s Former House Is for Sale for $5 Million
A house that Tom Petty owned in Encino, Calif., hit the market on the anniversary of the day it had burned to the ground.
Dave Matthews Band Violinist Boyd Tinsley Sued for Sexual Misconduct
A musician in a band created by Tinsley is alleging that the violinist made inappropriate advances towards him.
The Journey / Def Leppard 2018 Tour: A Tale of the Tape
How do the two heavyweights in one of this summer's biggest tours match up?
FBI’s Donald Trump Investigation Named After Rolling Stones Lyric
One of the band's best songs served as inspiration for a code name.
Aerosmith’s ‘Dude (Looks Like a Lady)’ Was Inspired by Vince Neil
Co-writer Desmond Child spoke about how the Motley Crue singer inspired Aerosmith's comeback hit.
Kurt Cobain Death Scene Photos Will Remain Private
An appellate court has ruled against a journalist in his attempt to see photos from the 1994 death scene of Nirvana frontman Kurt Cobain.
Queen Release Full Trailer for ‘Bohemian Rhapsody’
Queen have delivered the trailer to their long-awaited 'Bohemian Rhapsody' biopic.
Vinnie Vincent Plots Return to Concert Stage
Having returned to public view, Vinnie Vincent is now thinking about getting back out on the road.
Lindsey Buckingham Says Fleetwood Mac ‘Lost Their Perspective’
Lindsey Buckingham has made his first public comments about his split with Fleetwood Mac.
Guns N’ Roses Back on Rock Chart for First Time in Nearly 10 Years
"Shadow of Your Love" is Guns N' Roses' 22nd entry on the Mainstream Rock chart.
Metallica’s Surprising 2018 Live Covers: A-ha, ABBA and Many More
Kirk Hammett and Robert Trujillo have been paying tribute to local heroes every night during Metallica's 2018 European tour.
Listen to Roger Daltrey’s New Song, ‘How Far’
Roger Daltrey has released the second song from his upcoming album, 'As Long As I Have You.'