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.
Guns N’ Roses Tease 2017 North American Tour
A TV commercial says that Guns N' Roses are coming back to North America next year.
Tony Iommi Won’t Rule Out Future Black Sabbath Performances
Tony Iommi can see Black Sabbath continuing beyond their "final show."
Axl Rose Tells Donald Trump to ‘Stop Whining’
Axl Rose suggested that President-elect Donald Trump get on with the business of running the country instead of tweeting about 'Hamilton.'
Def Leppard to Release ‘And There Will Be a Next Time – Live From Detroit’ DVD
Def Leppard's tour in support of last year's self-titled album will be documented in a DVD-Blu-ray/two-CD set.
Leonard Cohen Dies
Leonard Cohen, the legendary singer, songwriter and poet, has died at the age of 82.
Gregg Allman Cancels All Remaining 2016 Shows
Due to ongoing health issues, Gregg Allman will not perform again until 2017.
Gregg Allman to Skip Two New York Shows, but His Band Will Play for Free
Gregg Allman will miss two concerts while a bruised vocal cord heals.
Richie Sambora Never Wanted to Be in Kiss Anyway
Richie Sambora didn't mind not getting the job to replace Ace Frehley as Kiss' guitarist.
Rami Malek of ‘Mr. Robot’ Will Play Freddie Mercury in Biopic
The long-awaited biopic of Freddie Mercury has a new star and director.
Keith Richards, Robert Plant, Bruce Springsteen + More Join ‘We Are Not Afraid’ Campaign f…
Many classic rockers have joined more than 175 global artists in showing support for refugees.
Iggy Pop Is Still Recording Despite Thoughts About Retiring
Iggy Pop has recorded five songs, even though he's considering retirement.
Joey Kramer Says Steven Tyler and Joe Perry Meeting President Obama Is ‘Not Representative…
Aerosmith's drummer didn't like the idea of the band publicizing Steven Tyler and Joe Perry's encounter with President Barack Obama.