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.
Joe Perry Mocks Steven Tyler’s Country Album
Count Joe Perry among those who aren't thrilled with Steven Tyler's decision to record a solo country album
The History of the Beatles’ Second ‘Ed Sullivan Show’ Appearance
After the history-making appearance on 'The Ed Sullivan Show,' fans didn't have to wait too long for another glimpse of the Beatles.
2016 Grammys: What to Watch and Who to Root For
We've sorted through this year's list of nominees to bring you UCR's Guide to the 2016 Grammys.
David Lee Roth Returns With New ‘Roth Show’
The Van Halen singer talks about Los Angeles car culture as only he can on his new website.
Metallica Show Off New Stage Set During ‘The Night Before’ Pre-Super Bowl Show
Metallica debuted their new production for a handful of invited fans at a rehearsal for tonight's pre-Super Bowl concert.
Listen to Santana’s New Single, ‘Anywhere You Want to Go,’ Featuring Journey’s Neal Schon
The first single from 'Santana IV,' "Anywhere You Want to Go," has been released.
Signe Anderson, Original Jefferson Airplane Singer, Dies
Signe Anderson, who fronted the Jefferson Airplane on their first album, has died at the age of 74.
Update: Reports of a New Bad Company Album Shot Down
If the rumors are true, it would be their first album with Paul Rodgers since 1982.
David Bowie’s Ashes to Be Scattered in Bali
Some details of David Bowie's will were revealed.
Lars Ulrich and the Black Keys to Appear at the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame Induction Cerem…
The Rock and Roll Hall of Fame announced some of the "special guests" who will take part in the ceremony on April 8.
Tommy Stinson Speaks About Leaving Guns N’ Roses
Tommy Stinson said that the Guns N' Roses reunion "will be a healing thing for 'em."
Steven Tyler Shows Up on CNN’s Blizzard Coverage
The Aerosmith frontman was spotted by CNN's Poppy Harlow while being caught in a blizzard in New York.