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.
Guns N’ Roses and Beach Boys Songs Were Played at Charles Manson’s Funeral
Charles Manson was cremated on March 17, 2018, and funeral guests listened to versions of his songs recorded by Guns N' Roses and the Beach Boys.
Watch Keith Richards, Ann Wilson, Billy Gibbons + More at Love Rocks NYC! Benefit Concert
Love Rocks NYC! brought together an incredible array of talent to raise money for God's Love We Deliver, an organization that delivers meals to people who can't cook because of illness.
The Eagles Begin Their First Major Tour Without Glenn Frey: Set List + Video
The Eagles offered a few surprises in their 28-song show in Indianapolis on March 12.
Neil Young Says Retirement Tours Are ‘Bulls—‘
Neil Young not only dismissed the idea of retiring, he seems to be against the idea of a farewell tour.
Joe Perry Announces Solo ‘Joe Perry and Friends’ Shows
Joe Perry will play three dates in support of his new solo album, 'Sweetzerland Manifesto,' next month.
Mott the Hoople and Mountain Supergroup to Release Lost Album
In 1976, Mountain drummer Corky Laing put together a supergroup called Pompeii.
Neil Young to Release ‘Paradox’ Soundtrack
Neil Young composed the bulk of the material for the film, which was written and directed by Daryl Hannah, his girlfriend.
How Eddie Van Halen Influenced Jack White’s New Album
An interview with Eddie Van Halen helped change Jack White's mind about guitars.
Gibson’s Creditors Want Change in Leadership
As Gibson's deadlines to meet its financial obligations inch closer, the group that holds the bulk of the guitar company's debt has said it's willing to restructure its deal, but there's a condition.
The Story of the Pink Floyd-‘Wizard of Oz’ Mashup, ‘The Dark Side of the Rainbow’
One of the strangest convergences of two pieces of classic art in pop culture history is the notion that the movie 'The Wizard of Oz' serves as sort of a video companion to 'The Dark Side of the Moon.'