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.
Listen to Dee Snider’s Cover of Nine Inch Nails’ ‘Head Like a Hole’
Dee Snider's new album includes a cover of Nine Inch Nails' hit.
Neil Young Announces New Album, ‘Peace Trail’
Neil Young will release 'Peace Trail' on Dec. 2.
Alex Trebek Calls Nerdcore Fans ‘Losers’ on ‘Jeopardy!’
A lover of nerdcore wound up on the wrong side of an Alex Trebek zinger on 'Jeopardy!'
Robert Plant Episode of ‘Austin City Limits’ to Premiere This Weekend
Robert Plant performed on the long-running PBS show back in March.
Pink Floyd to Reissue ‘Animals’ on Vinyl
Pink Floyd's vinyl reissue campaign continues on Nov. 18 with 1977's 'Animals.'
Rolling Stones Cover the Beatles’ ‘Come Together,’ Play New Blues Song at Desert Trip
More than 50 years after "I Wanna Be Your Man," the Rolling Stones are once again singing Beatles songs.
Ozzy Osbourne Once Texted Robert Plant About a Lost Cat
Ozzy Osbourne's inability to properly use his cellphone resulted in a text sent to the Led Zeppelin legend.
Don Henley Says an Eagles Reunion Could Happen
Don Henley has found a way in which the surviving Eagles could perform again.
AC/DC’s Cliff Williams Confirms Retirement in New Video
Cliff Williams will play his last concert with AC/DC in Philadelphia on Sept. 20, 2016.
Red Hot Chili Peppers Announce 2017 North American Tour
The Red Hot Chili Peppers will be on the road throughout the first few months of 2017.
Sting’s ‘50,000’ Was Inspired by the Deaths of David Bowie and Prince
A song from Sting's upcoming album was written shortly after Prince died in April.
Neil Young Protests Dakota Access Pipeline With New Song, ‘Indian Givers’
"Indian Givers" finds Neil Young siding with the Standing Rock Sioux Tribe in their fight against an oil pipeline.