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.
Slash on Guns N’ Roses’ Future: ‘We’ve Just Started to Touch the Surface’
The Guns N' Roses guitarist is set to release his third record with Myles Kennedy and the Conspirators.
Ace Frehley Announces Details for ‘Spaceman’ LP
'Spaceman' contains nine songs, including one co-written by Ace Frehley's former Kiss bandmate Gene Simmons.
Vinnie Vincent Files Trademark Application for ‘Vinnie Vincent’s Kiss’
The former Kiss guitarist is apparently looking to create a new band.
German Men Escape Nursing Home to Go to Metal Festival
Two residents of a German assisted living facility were discovered at 3AM at the Wacken Open Air Festival.
David Crosby Rails Against the ‘Theft’ of Streaming Music
David Crosby has been arguing with fans on Twitter about streaming services, which he says underpays artists.
Listen to Ann Wilson’s Cover of Lesley Gore’s ‘You Don’t Own Me’
Second single from upcoming 'Immortal' album features lead guitar by Warren Haynes.
Jeff Lynne’s ELO Start First North American Tour Since 1981: Set List and Video
Band's return to the U.S. last night featured catalog of hits.
Lynyrd Skynyrd to Release ‘Live in Atlantic City’
Audio and video sets capture a guest-packed 2006 concert.
Geddy Lee to Release Book About History of the Bass Guitar
The Rush frontman profiles 250 instruments and talks to some famous players.
Dave Grohl’s ‘Play’ Film to Include 23-Minute Song
The Foo Fighters frontman directed this new film with Mark Monroe, with also helped with 'Sound City' and 'Sonic Highways.'
Dee Snider Sold His Publishing Rights to Pay Lower Taxes
Dee Snider said that he sold "a major part" of his Snidest Music three years ago in part because of the difference in how the money is taxed.
Vinnie Paul Reportedly Leaves Bulk of His Estate to Best Friend and Girlfriend
According to one report, 75 percent of Vinnie Paul's estate will be split between two people.