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.
AC/DC’s Cliff Williams Confirms Retirement in New Video
Cliff Williams will play his last concert with AC/DC in Philadelphia on Sept. 20, 2016.
Bruce Springsteen Was So Depressed He Didn’t Want to Get Out of Bed
Bruce Springsteen talked about his frequent battles with depression on 'CBS Sunday Morning.'
Jerry Corbetta, Lead Singer for Sugarloaf, Dies
The vocalist and keyboardist behind the 1970 smash "Green-Eyed Lady" has died.
Neil Young Protests Dakota Access Pipeline With New Song, ‘Indian Givers’
"Indian Givers" finds Neil Young siding with the Standing Rock Sioux Tribe in their fight against an oil pipeline.
Former Eagles Will Not Receive Kennedy Center Honors
A petition requesting that Randy Meisner, Bernie Leadon and Don Felder receive Kennedy Center Honors with the other Eagles was denied.
Richie Sambora Leaves Door Open for Return to Bon Jovi
Richie Sambora says that "everything is cool" between him and Jon Bon Jovi.
Metallica Announce First ‘Hardwired’ 2016 Tour Dates
Metallica will play five shows in Latin America leading up to the release of 'Hardwired ... To Self-Destruct.'
Freddie Mercury Gets an Asteroid Named After Him
In honor of the Queen singer's 70th birthday, an asteroid has been renamed "Freddiemercury."
Guns N’ Roses Talk About Their Reunion: ‘Everything Just Sounded Right’
Axl Rose and Duff McKagan gave their first television interview since their reunion.
Jerry Heller, Music Industry Veteran, Dies
Heller was an agent and promoter in the '60s and '70s before founding Ruthless Records.