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.
Beatles For Sale: 60 Fab Magazine Ads From 1963-2000
Look back on over 60 magazine ads from every phase of the Beatles' amazing career
Foreigner and Whitesnake Kick Off ‘Juke Box Heroes’ Tour: Set List + Video
Foreigner and Whitesnake began their "Juke Box Heroes" tour in Bangor, Maine last night.
Heartbreakers and Crowded House Songs to Be Part of Fleetwood Mac Set Lists
Mick Fleetwood said the catalogs of Mike Campbell and Neil Finn will play a part in Fleetwood Mac's upcoming tour.
U2 to Reissue Three Albums on Vinyl
A trio of early-'90s records are coming out in newly remastered LPs.
Nine Inch Nails Begin Cold and Infinite and Black Tour: Set List + Video
Nine Inch Nails' set in Las Vegas included the live debut of the new song "God Break Down the Door."
Watch Guns N’ Roses Join Foo Fighters for ‘It’s So Easy’
Axl Rose, Slash and Duff McKagan sat in with Foo Fighters in Florence, Italy.
Metallica Receives Polar Music Prize
Sweden's highest honor for musicians was presented to Metallica.
Toto’s Steve Lukather Loves Weezer’s ‘Africa’ Cover
"No one is laughing harder than me," the guitarist said of Weezer's version of Toto's No. 1 hit.
Ozzy Osbourne Recalls Last Phone Call With Lemmy
The singer remembered speaking to the Motorhead frontman on the day he died.
Listen to Ray Davies’ New Version of ‘Oklahoma U.S.A.': Exclusive Premiere
The former Kinks frontman re-recorded one of his band's old songs for the upcoming 'Our Country: Americana Act II' LP.