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.
Grateful Dead Announce ‘American Beauty’ 50th-Anniversary Reissue
Deluxe Edition adds a previously unreleased concert from 1971.
Thin Lizzy to Release ‘Rock Legends’ Rarities Box Set
Six-CD collection compiles singles, demos, live takes and alternate versions plus a DVD.
Rush’s Geddy Lee Appears as Cardboard Cutout at Blue Jays Game
The bassist can't attend games, but he's there in spirit.
Here’s How You Can Hear Tom Petty’s New Song, ‘There Goes Angela’
Home demo will be featured on long-awaited 'Wildflowers' box.
Jon Bon Jovi Announces Free Livestreamed Show
Set will take place in conjunction with singer's wine and World Central Kitchen.
How Motley Crue Took a Victory Lap With ‘Same Ol’ Situation’
The band's label had no idea about the subject matter of 'Dr. Feelgood''s fifth and final single.
Rolling Stones Joined by Axl Rose, Eric Clapton on New Live DVD
'Steel Wheels Live' stems from a guest-filled stop in Atlantic City in 1989.
Motorhead’s ‘Ace of Spades’ to Get 40th-Anniversary Vinyl Box Set
Super Deluxe version includes two full concerts from 1981 and other goodies.
‘Aoxomoxoa’ Taught the Grateful Dead How Not to Make a Record
New collection of 'Workingman's Dead' rehearsals shows how the band changed its approach in the studio.
Lemmy Biopic Is in the Works
Movie will be made by the same creative team behind a 2010 documentary about the late Motorhead frontman.