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.
There Will Be No Desert Trip in 2017
Paul Tollett of Goldenvoice said they will not be reprising the classic rock festival this year, but may do so in the future.
The Eagles Are Suing the Owners of a ‘Hotel California’
The group says the owners of a Mexican hotel are suggesting a connection between their property and the Eagles hit song and album.
Robert Plant Website Message Prompts New Round of Led Zeppelin Reunion Rumors
A cryptic message on Robert Plant's website is being used to suggest that Led Zeppelin will reunite for 2017 Desert Trip.
Ted Nugent and David Crosby Exchange Insults After White House Visit
David Crosby called Ted Nugent a "brainless twit" and Nuge called Croz a "lost soul."
Styx Set To Launch ‘The Mission,’ First New Studio Album in 14 Years
Styx's 'The Mission' is a concept album set in 2033 involving the first manned mission to Mars.
Ted Nugent Visits Donald Trump in the White House
Ted Nugent had dinner with President Donald Trump at the White House last night.
Peter Criss Explains His Decision to Retire
Kiss' founding drummer discussed why he's planning to hang it up after playing at a few Kiss conventions.
Pearl Jam Working with Ticketmaster to Get Control of Seattle’s KeyArena
More than 20 years after filing a federal complaint against Ticketmaster, Pearl Jam are trying to help them win a bid to operate an arena in their hometown.
Bruce Springsteen Releases Rarity-Filled Concert From 2008
Bruce Springsteen performed a lot of obscurities at his Aug. 23, 2008 concert in St. Louis.
John Geils of J. Geils Band Dies
J. Geils was found dead in his home in Groton, Mass., at the age of 71.