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.
Liam Gallagher Ends Lollapalooza Set After 20 Minutes
Liam Gallagher blamed vocal problems stemming from the previous night's gig as the reason for ending his Lollapalooza set after four songs.
Watch Queens of the Stone Age Play Gorillaz’s ‘Clint Eastwood’ During ‘Feel Good Hit of th…
Gorillaz's "Clint Eastwood" is the latest song Queens of the Stone Age have worked into "Feel Good Hit of the Summer" in concert.
Foo Fighters to Perform Lollapalooza Aftershow
Foo Fighters will play the small Chicago Metro club this Friday, Aug. 4 as an official Lollapalooza aftershow.
Jack White Is Working on a New Solo Album
Third Man Records confirmed he has been tracking in New York and Los Angeles.
Rolling Stones to Release 50th Anniversary Edition of ‘Their Satanic Majesties Request’
The Rolling Stones' brief foray into psychedelia has been remastered for a new box set.
Listen to ‘The Seven,’ the First Single From Primus’ New ‘The Desaturating Seven’ Album
'The Desaturating Seven' is based on a children's novel about goblins who remove all the color from the world.
See Early Footage of Green Day From New Punk Documentary
'Turn It Around: The Story of East Bay Punk' focuses on the scene where Green Day cut its teeth.
The Strokes Are Recording a New Album With Rick Rubin
According to guitarist Albert Hammond, Jr.'s father, the band is "so happy" to be working with Rubin.
Linkin Park Issue Statement on Chester Bennington’s Death: ‘Your Absence Leaves a Void Tha…
Linkin Park have issued their first public statement since frontman Chester Bennington took his own life last week.
Foreigner Reunite With Lou Gramm, Al Greenwood and Ian McDonald for the First Time Since 1…
Four of the five surviving original members of Foreigner performed together for the first time since 1980 at the Nikon at Jones Beach Theatre in Wantagh, N.Y., tonight.
Did Nine Inch Nails Release a David Bowie Cover Last Year?
The arrangement of Bowie's "I Can't Give Anything Away" that Nine Inch Nails performed last night is similar to a version that surfaced online last year.
Michael Stipe Joins the Radiohead / Roger Waters Spat
As Radiohead prepare for their controversial show in Israel, they've found a sympathetic voice in R.E.M.'s Michael Stipe.