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.
Sammy Hagar Announces Tour With Whitesnake and Night Ranger
Trio will play outdoor venues across the U.S. this summer.
Neil Young Is Now a U.S. Citizen
Process was held up last year when he admitted to marijuana use.
Joey Kramer Reportedly Sues Aerosmith After Grammy Ban
Report says a lawsuit claims drummer had to audition to regain place in band after injury.
Neil Peart Memorial in His Hometown Has Family Support
A petition has been started to honor the Rush drummer in the hometown park mentioned on 'Caress of Steel.'
Ozzy Osbourne Diagnosed With Parkinson’s Disease
Metal legend revealed his condition on 'Good Morning America.'
Megadeth Play First Show Since Dave Mustaine’s Cancer Diagnosis: Set List + Video
Band returned to performing by opening for Five Finger Death Punch in Helsinki, Finland.
Bob Dylan’s ‘Blood on the Tracks’ Turns 45: A Track-by-Track Guide
The stories behind every song on Dylan's famous 1975 breakup album.
Cliff Burton’s Father Ray Dies
Ray Burton, father of former Metallica bassist Cliff Burton, has died.
Rush’s Geddy Lee and Alex Lifeson Thank Fans for Support
Band's surviving members are grateful to those who reached out in the aftermath of Neil Peart's death.
Doobie Brothers, NIN, T-Rex and Depeche Mode Inducted Into Rock Hall
Class of 2020 includes acts who made their fame in the '70s, '80s and '90s.
New Allman Brothers Box Set Celebrates Band’s 50th Anniversary
'Trouble No More: 50th Anniversary Collection' compiles 61 tracks, including seven unreleased songs, from 13 different lineups of the band.
Elton John Nominated for Best Original Song Oscar
"I'm Gonna Love Me Again" is the sole Academy Award nod for 'Rocketman.'