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.
BREAKING: Over 100 Killed in Attack at Paris Rock Concert
A series of terrorist attacks in Paris tonight have left at least 18 people dead. One of the venues targeted was the Bataclan, where the Eagles of Death Metal were performing.
Listen to Another New Song From Jeff Lynne’s ELO, ‘One Step Out of Time’
Jeff Lynne's ELO is streaming 'One Step Out of Time,' the latest song from their upcoming album.
Neil Peart Says There Are No Unreleased Rush Songs
Rush's drummer says that band's vaults are empty.
Keith Richards Probably Cracked a Rib Onstage During the Last Rolling Stones Tour
Given the number of times Keith Richards almost died, a possibly cracked rib isn't the worst thing that's ever happened to him.
Robin Zander Says Spilled Beer Helped Revive Cheap Trick
Sharing a round of drinks can often create the bonds of friendships needed to form a band (or, for that matter, lead to the arguments that break them up).
Rush Release Track Listing and Trailer for ‘R40 Live’
On Nov. 20, Rush will release R40 Live, an audio and video document of their most recent tour.
28 Years Ago: Bruce Springsteen Looks Inward on ‘Tunnel of Love’
Bruce Springsteen's 'Tunnel of Love' surprised his fanbase when it was released on Oct. 9, 1987.
53 Years Ago: The Beatles Release Their First Single, ‘Love Me Do’
Not all cultural revolutions take place overnight. Some begin with little fanfare and take a while to gather steam. That's exactly what happened on Oct. 5, 1962, when the Beatles released their first single, 'Love Me Do,' in the U.K.
David Lee Roth Thanks Eddie Van Halen, Mocks Other Rockers Onstage
As Van Halen closed out their summer tour, David Lee Roth showed a rare public display of affection for Eddie Van Halen.
Watch Steven Tyler and Taylor Swift Sing ‘I Don’t Want to Miss a Thing’
Steven Tyler joined Taylor Swift during her concert in Nashville for Aerosmith's only No. 1 hit.
Paul McCartney to Reissue ‘Tug of War’ and ‘Pipes of Peace’
On Oct. 2, Paul McCartney will reissue 'Tug of War' and 'Pipes of Peace.'
Judas Priest Announce Fall 2015 North American Tour
The metal legends will play 15 dates in October and November, including a stop at KnotFest.