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.
Foo Fighters Debut New Song, ‘Dirty Water,’ in Paris
Foo Fighters have previewed a fifth song from their upcoming album 'Concrete and Gold.'
The Dead Daisies, Mike Love Release Fourth of July Singles
The Dead Daisies have released their live cover of Grand Funk Railroad's "We're an American Band," while Mike Love has re-recorded the Beach Boys' "Do It Again."
Iron Maiden Announce ‘Hallowed’ Belgian-Style Beer
Iron Maiden have launched another limited-edition beer, a Belgian-style brew called "Hallowed."
Watch the Red Hot Chili Peppers Reunite With Original Drummer Jack Irons
The Red Hot Chili Peppers honored guitarist Hillel Slovak on the anniversary of his death by having a fellow co-founding member sit in.
Fyre Festival Organizer Arrested for Wire Fraud, Faces 20 Years in Prison
An FBI Investigation has turned up that Billy MacFarland allegedly defrauded investors by claiming the Fyre Festival had taken in more money than it had.
The Doors, Sharon Osbourne Stop Kylie and Kendall Jenner From Selling Unauthorized Rock-Th…
A series of t-shirts featuring Kylie and Kendall Jenner superimposing themselves on top of classic rock iconography has been pulled.
Smashing Pumpkins’ Original Lineup Could Reunite in 2018
Drummer Jimmy Chamberlin said that the original foursome is talking about performing again next year.
Guns N’ Roses Concert Delayed Twice, and Then Angus Young Showed Up
Guns N' Roses' concert in Germany was delayed by fans unable to get into the venue and a storm. But they got to see Angus Young sit in with the band.
Prince Takes Us All on a Bluesy ‘Ride': 365 Prince Songs in a Year
As he did on 1998's "The Ride," Prince often used the blues as an excuse to show off on guitar.
Eagles of Death Metal Will Score ‘Super Troopers 2’
The sequel to the 2001 cult comedy will feature music by Eagles of Death Metal.
Pearl Jam’s Mike McCready Says Dave Abbruzzese Should Be in the Hall of Fame
"Dave was integral at the part when we were starting to take off," McCready said.
‘Super Sexy’ Queens of the Stone Age Single Reportedly Coming in Two Weeks
A DJ said that the first single from Queens of the Stone Age's new album will be sent to radio very soon.