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.
Tommy Lee, Mick Fleetwood, Stewart Copeland Join Ferrell / Smith Drum Battle
The actor and the Red Hot Chili Peppers drummer raised money for charity be reprising their drum battle bit from a few years ago.
Watch Steven Adler Performs Several Guns N’ Roses Songs
Video of Steven Adler's self-named band playing a handful of classics he recorded with Guns N' Roses.
Bon Scott Statue Unveiled in Scottish Hometown
A statue of the late AC/DC singer was unveiled in the Scottish town where he spent the first six years of his life.
The Who, Bob Dylan + Roger Waters Post Videos Hinting That ‘Classic Rock Coachella’ Could …
Three of classic rock's biggest acts posted videos that suggested that they could be appearing at the same festival.
Tom Petty Recalls Prince’s Hall of Fame Guitar Solo: ‘You Could Feel the Electricity’
Tom Petty and others recalled the night Prince torched the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame induction ceremony.
Prince Called Up Journey’s Jonathan Cain to See if ‘Purple Rain’ Sounded Like ‘Faithfully’
Jonathan Cain recalled Prince playing him "Purple Rain" before the song was released.
The Video History of Bruce Springsteen’s Tributes to Departed Friends and Influences
We've assembled a list of times when Bruce Springsteen covered the work of an artist who had recently died.
Metallica Honored by Mayor Upon Return to ’80s Home
Metallica stopped by their former home in El Cerrito, Calif., where they were honored by that city's mayor.
Billy Gibbons Discusses Prince’s ‘Sensational’ Guitar Playing
The ZZ Top frontman recalls a lengthy conversation about guitar with Prince.
Aerosmith’s Tom Hamilton to Tour With Thin Lizzy
Aerosmith's bassist has signed on for a handful of dates this summer with the Irish rock legends.