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.
Heart’s Ann and Nancy Wilson Pay Tribute to Chris Cornell
Ann and Nancy Wilson of Heart issued separate statements about the death of their friend, Chris Cornell of Soundgarden.
‘Sid & Nancy’ to Get Criterion Collection Video Release
Alex Cox's 1986 movie about the Sex Pistols bassist and his girlfriend will get a major DVD/Blu-Ray release.
Foo Fighters Debut New ‘The Sky Is a Neighborhood’ Song at Acoustic-4-A-Cure Concert
Dave Grohl and Taylor Hawkins of the Foo Fighters debuted a song entitled "The Sky Is a Neighborhood" at the Acoustic-4-A-Cure benefit show in San Francisco last night.
Watch the Trailer for Iggy Pop and Josh Homme’s ‘American Valhalla’ Documentary
The recording and promotion of Iggy Pop and Josh Homme's 'Post Pop Depression' is chronicled in a new documentary, 'American Valhalla.'
Eagles of Death Metal to Release ‘I Love You All the Time – Live at the Olympia in Paris’ …
The Eagles of Death Metal's first concert in Paris following the November 2015 terrorist attacks will be available on DVD.
C’el Revuelta, Black Flag Bassist, Dies
C'el Revuelta played with Black Flag in 1986 and again in 2003.
Mario Maglieri, ‘King of the Sunset Strip,’ Dies
Mario Maglieri owned three clubs on Los Angeles' Sunset Strip: Whisky a Go Go, the Rainbow Bar & Grill and the Roxy Theatre.
The Eagles Are Suing the Owners of a ‘Hotel California’
The group says the owners of a Mexican hotel are suggesting a connection between their property and the Eagles hit song and album.
Robert Plant Website Message Prompts New Round of Led Zeppelin Reunion Rumors
A cryptic message on Robert Plant's website is being used to suggest that Led Zeppelin will reunite for 2017 Desert Trip.
Metallica to Stream Final Rehearsal of WorldWired Tour
Metallica will give fans a glimpse into their final run-through of their upcoming tour.
Radiohead to Release 20th Anniversary Expanded Edition of ‘OK Computer’
After a week of hinting, Radiohead have confirmed the release of 'OKNOTOK, a 20th anniversary edition of 'OK Computer.'
Could Tom Waits Have Been in ‘Reservoir Dogs’?
Quentin Tarantino said that Tom Waits auditioned for the role of Mr. Brown.