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.
Is Metallica’s New Album Cover Too Similar to Foo Fighters and Crowbar?
People have noticed similarities between the cover of Metallica's new 'Hardwired ...To Self Destruct' and those by Crowbar and Foo Fighters.
The Beatles’ ‘Revolver’ Recreated Through Cover Songs
We've compiled alternate version of all 14 songs on the Beatles' 'Revolver' album.
Guns N’ Roses Pay Tribute to Orlando Shooting Victims
Guns N' Roses honored the 49 people killed at the Pulse nightclub after performing in Orlando, Fla., on Friday.
Gillette Stadium Escapes With Warning After Guns N’ Roses + Lenny Kravitz Concert Runs Lat…
The Board of Selectmen in Foxboro, Mass., chose not to fine Gillette Stadium after the Guns N' Roses/Lenny Kravitz concert last week ran past curfew.
George Harrison’s Unreleased Songs May Be Finished by His Son, Dhani
Olivia Harrison has said that she and her son have spoken about putting the final touches on songs recorded by her late husband.
The Allman Brothers Band May Be Reuniting
Bassist Oteil Burbridge says that Gregg Allman has been trying to get the group back together.
Joe Perry Returns to Hollywood Vampires Tour
After almost two weeks on the sidelines, Joe Perry rejoined the Alice Cooper-fronted band.
Lynyrd Skynyrd’s Gary Rossington Has Heart Surgery, More Dates Canceled
Two weeks worth of Lynyrd Skynyrd concerts have been canceled or rescheduled due to Gary Rossington's heart surgery.
David Bowie Box Set to Include Unreleased Album, ‘The Gouster’
A new David Bowie box set covers the mid-'70s and includes an original version of what became the 'Young Americans' album.
Queen’s Publishers Say Donald Trump Ignored Request to Stop Using ‘We Are the Champions’
Sony/ATV Music Publishing said that Queen does not want its music used for any political purposes.