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.
Rock and Roll Hall of Fame to Release DVD/Blu-ray of Induction Ceremonies
'In Concert, 2014-2017' will collect the last four years worth of induction ceremonies from the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame.
Listen to Roger Waters’ New Track, ‘Supremacy’
Roger Waters has recited part of a Palestinian poem to protest President Donald Trump's recent decisions regarding Israel.
Neil Young to Release ‘Paradox’ Soundtrack
Neil Young composed the bulk of the material for the film, which was written and directed by Daryl Hannah, his girlfriend.
Gary Burden, Album Cover Artist for Neil Young, the Doors + the Eagles, Dies
Gary Burden's album artwork helped define the images of the California singer-songwriter scene of the '70s.
Listen to Rainbow’s First Original Song Since 1995, ‘Waiting for a Sign’
In advance of the April 6 arrival of 'Memories in Rock II,' Ritchie Blackmore has released a new Rainbow song, "Waiting for a Sign."
Watch Judas Priest’s New Video for ‘Spectre’
Judas Priest's new album, 'Firepower,' hits record stores, digital music sites and streaming services today, and they're celebrating with a new video for the latest single.
The Story of the Pink Floyd-‘Wizard of Oz’ Mashup, ‘The Dark Side of the Rainbow’
One of the strangest convergences of two pieces of classic art in pop culture history is the notion that the movie 'The Wizard of Oz' serves as sort of a video companion to 'The Dark Side of the Moon.'
AC/DC, Bruce Springsteen, Pink Floyd and More Releasing Albums for Record Store Day
Legacy Recordings, the catalog arm of Sony Music, has announced the titles its releasing for this year's Record Store Day.
Russ Solomon, Tower Records Founder, Dies
Russ Solomon, who founded Tower Records, died last night while watching the Oscars.
Pink Floyd’s ‘The Dark Side of the Moon': Covers and Samples
A look back at key covers and samples of songs from Pink Floyd's landmark 1973 album 'The Dark Side of the Moon.'
Led Zeppelin to Issue Unreleased Mixes of ‘Rock and Roll’ and ‘Friends’ for Record Store D…
Led Zeppelin will release a limited-edition 7" yellow vinyl single featuring previously unreleased mixes of "Rock and Roll" and "Friends" for this year's Record Store Day.
Metallica Confirm 2018 North American ‘WorldWired’ Tour
Metallica will kick off a second series of WorldWired tour dates in North America this September.