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.
Metallica Look Back on ‘Master of Puppets’ in New Video
Metallica reflect on what 'Master of Puppets' means to them as they prepare to release a book about the album.
Metallica and Roger Waters to Play Neil Young’s 2016 Bridge School Benefit Concert
The lineup for Neil Young's 30th annual Bridge Benefit Concert has been announced.
Watch Metallica Play ‘Hardwired’ for the First Time
The first rock concert at Minneapolis' new U.S. Bank Stadium saw Metallica give their new song, "Hardwired," its live debut.
Guns N’ Roses Announce Japan and Australia 2017 Tour
Guns N' Roses will play eight shows in Japan and Australia in early 2017.
The Beatles’ ‘Revolver’ Recreated Through Cover Songs
We've compiled alternate version of all 14 songs on the Beatles' 'Revolver' album.
Guns N’ Roses Pay Tribute to Orlando Shooting Victims
Guns N' Roses honored the 49 people killed at the Pulse nightclub after performing in Orlando, Fla., on Friday.
David Bowie’s Grandson is Named After Him
Stenton David Jones was born to David Bowie's son, Duncan Jones, and his wife, on July 10.
Gillette Stadium Escapes With Warning After Guns N’ Roses + Lenny Kravitz Concert Runs Lat…
The Board of Selectmen in Foxboro, Mass., chose not to fine Gillette Stadium after the Guns N' Roses/Lenny Kravitz concert last week ran past curfew.
The Allman Brothers Band May Be Reuniting
Bassist Oteil Burbridge says that Gregg Allman has been trying to get the group back together.
Lynyrd Skynyrd’s Gary Rossington Has Heart Surgery, More Dates Canceled
Two weeks worth of Lynyrd Skynyrd concerts have been canceled or rescheduled due to Gary Rossington's heart surgery.
Queen’s Publishers Say Donald Trump Ignored Request to Stop Using ‘We Are the Champions’
Sony/ATV Music Publishing said that Queen does not want its music used for any political purposes.
Watch Gene Simmons Take a Fall on Stage During Kiss Concert
Gene Simmons slipped onstage during Kiss' concert last night (July 17).