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.
Styx Announce ‘Laugh. Rock. Seriously.’ Tour With Larry the Cable Guy
Band and comedian line up seven shows together for next year.
Nicolas Roeg, Director of Mick Jagger and David Bowie Movies, Dies
Roeg directed Jagger in 'Performance' and Bowie in 'The Man Who Fell to Earth.'
Metallica Lyrics Googled Shortly After Murder
Police say that, hours after killing his pregnant wife and two daughters, Chris Watts looked up the lyrics to Metallica's "Battery."
Ozzy Osbourne Doesn’t Like Working With Tony Iommi
Ozzy Osbourne compared Black Sabbath's final tour to trying to reunite with an ex-girlfriend.
Joe Perry Cancels Solo Tour
The Aerosmith guitarist has canceled a planned 10-date tour after his November 2018 collapse.
Rolling Stones Announce 2019 U.S. ‘No Filter’ Tour
Band will bring its latest tour to stadiums across North America starting in the spring.
Listen to Chris Cornell’s Mash-Up of Metallica and U2’s ‘One’ Songs
The Soundgarden frontman sang the lyrics to Metallica's "One" to the tune of U2's song of the same name onstage in 2015.
Vinnie Vincent Postpones Comeback Shows
Fans waiting for Vinnie Vincent's first full-length concert in 30 years will have to wait two months longer.
Mark David Chapman Said He Feels ‘Shame’ for Killing John Lennon
The transcript from Mark David Chapman's unsuccessful recent parole hearing has been released.
Bruce Dickinson Calls Rock & Roll Hall of Fame ‘Vulgar’ and a ‘Mausoleum’
The Iron Maiden singer said that he would refuse induction if they were voted in and took exception to the very idea of the institution.