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.
Paul Stanley and Sammy Hagar Congratulate Hall of Fame Class While Criticizing Hall
The Hall of Famers offered their congratulations to the incoming Class of 2018, but echoed long-standing issues with the Hall's methods of determining who deserves to be enshrined.
Gene Simmons Responds to Newly Filed Sexual Battery Lawsuit
Gene Simmons is denying a reporter's claims that he groped her and placed her hand on his knee during an interview.
Eagles Add Dates to 2018 North American Tour
The Eagles revealed eight more dates to next year's tour.
Malcolm Young’s Final Years
How the AC/DC family dealt with Malcolm Young's numerous health problems - and a series of other upheavals - in the last few years of his life.
Black Sabbath Announce Release Date for ‘The End’ Concert Video
The audio and video of Black Sabbath's last-ever concerts will be released as 'The End.'
Brian Wilson Is Not Planning to Retire
With his two-year 'Pet Sounds' tour coming to an end, Brian Wilson said that he's not planning to give up the road.
Dweezil Zappa Will Not Be on the Frank Zappa Hologram Tour
The split between Frank Zappa's children over how to honor their father's legacy continues.
Watch Bruce Springsteen Sit in With Paul McCartney on ‘I Saw Her Standing There’ Twice
Bruce Springsteen took time out from preparing for Broadway to perform a Beatles classic with Paul McCartney.
U2 Cancel Tonight’s St. Louis Concert Due to Lack of Security
Due to social unrest in St. Louis, U2 have decided to cancel their concert scheduled for tonight.
See the First Picture of Rami Malek as Freddie Mercury
If you’ll believe that the Freddie Mercury biopic will happen when you see it, you’re about to get one step closer to believing it.
Ritchie Blackmore Reportedly Refused Hughes, Coverdale and Lord Deep Purple Reunion
Glenn Hughes said that three-fifths of Deep Purple's Mark III lineup once unsuccessfully tried to reunite with Ritchie Blackmore.
Metallica Announce Release Date, Track Listing for Massive ‘Master of Puppets’ Reissue
The long-awaited reissue of Metallica's landmark 1986 album will be released in time for the holiday season.