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.
Lindsey Buckingham Announces First Post-Fleetwood Mac Tour
The singer and guitarist will play a bunch of shows at the same his former bandmates are on the road.
New Clues Point to Long-Awaited Steve Perry Comeback
If newly created social media accounts are real, the singer is getting ready to announce something major.
Slash on Guns N’ Roses’ Future: ‘We’ve Just Started to Touch the Surface’
The Guns N' Roses guitarist is set to release his third record with Myles Kennedy and the Conspirators.
Lynyrd Skynyrd to Release ‘Live in Atlantic City’
Audio and video sets capture a guest-packed 2006 concert.
Geddy Lee to Release Book About History of the Bass Guitar
The Rush frontman profiles 250 instruments and talks to some famous players.
Nobody Thinks Slayer Is Really Going to Retire
Many of Slayer's friends and contemporaries are skeptical about their plans to call it quits.
Dee Snider Sold His Publishing Rights to Pay Lower Taxes
Dee Snider said that he sold "a major part" of his Snidest Music three years ago in part because of the difference in how the money is taxed.
Target Criticized for CBGB Re-Creation in New York Store
Target's new store in New York's East Village is being criticized for co-opting the look of CBGB's famed awning.
Queen Release Second ‘Bohemian Rhapsody’ Trailer
Here's another look at the upcoming Freddie Mercury biopic.
60-Song Tom Petty ‘American Treasure’ Box Set Announced
The just-announced Tom Petty 'American Treasure' box set will include previously unreleased live and studio material.