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.
Elton John to Release His Autobiography
Memoir will contain truth about his life, which hasn't always been presented accurately in books.
Quiet Riot’s Kelly Garni Said He Once Tried to Kill Kevin DuBrow
Bassist says he was fired for trying to shoot band's singer, not guitarist Randy Rhoads.
Rudy Sarzo Says Randy Rhoads Saved Ozzy Osbourne From Plane Crash
Bassist says late guitarist prevented plane from hitting tour bus.
Brian May Could Induct Def Leppard Into Hall of Fame
Vivian Campbell suggests Queen guitarist may help usher band into Rock Hall.
Peter Frampton Announces Farewell Tour
Legend caps half-century career with one last trip around North America.
Eddie Van Halen Releases 1978 High Top Sneaker
They're part of a collection that also includes high tops in his red-black-and-white and yellow-and-black designs.
Motley Crue Share Clip of New ‘The Dirt’ Song
A minute-long clip from the first of the four new songs Motley Crue have recorded for 'The Dirt' has arrived.
Alice Cooper Says His Life Story Would Make An ‘Amazing’ Movie
Rocker already knows who he wants to play him in the movie about his life.
Queen + Adam Lambert to Perform at the Oscars
Adam Lambert tweeted that Queen "will rock" this Sunday's Academy Awards telecast.
Gene Simmons Doesn’t Drink or Do Drugs Because of His Mother
Kiss bassist says he's remained alcohol- and drug-free because he didn't want to hurt his mom.
Gary Rossington Remembers When Ronnie Van Zant Wrote ‘Sweet Home Alabama’
Guitarist recalled how late singer penned band's big hit as answer to Neil Young.
Joe Walsh’s ‘Serene’ Ranch Is for Sale for $2.9 Million
Four-acre ranch in Encintas, Calif., owned by Eagles guitarist is now on the market.