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.
Kenny Shields, Lead Singer of Streetheart, Dies
Kenny Shields of Streetheart died on Friday after being hospitalized earlier in the month for a heart problem.
Foreigner Reunite With Lou Gramm, Al Greenwood and Ian McDonald for the First Time Since 1…
Four of the five surviving original members of Foreigner performed together for the first time since 1980 at the Nikon at Jones Beach Theatre in Wantagh, N.Y., tonight.
Ozzy Osbourne Plays First Solo Show Since Black Sabbath’s Farewell: Set List + Video
With Black Sabbath having played its farewell show back in February, Ozzy Osbourne resumed his solo career last night at the Rock USA Festival in Oshkosh, Wisc.
David Z, Adrenaline Mob and Trans-Siberian Orchestra Bassist, Killed in RV Crash
David Zablidowsky was killed when Adrenaline Mob's RV was struck by a tractor-trailer.
Eddie Money Loses Motion to Dismiss Claims in Ex-Drummer’s Wrongful Termination Lawsuit
In a deposition, Eddie Money said he imagined an album called 'The Reasons Why I Fired Glenn.'
Sammy Hagar Announces Ticket Details for 70th Birthday Bash
Sammy Hagar is holding a lottery for fans to win tickets to his four shows in Mexico to celebrate his 70th birthday.
Paul McCartney Spans 60 Years of Music at Tour Opener in Miami: Set List + Video
Paul McCartney kicked off the latest leg of his One on One tour in Miami on July 7, 2017.
Iron Maiden Announce ‘Hallowed’ Belgian-Style Beer
Iron Maiden have launched another limited-edition beer, a Belgian-style brew called "Hallowed."
The Doors, Sharon Osbourne Stop Kylie and Kendall Jenner From Selling Unauthorized Rock-Th…
A series of t-shirts featuring Kylie and Kendall Jenner superimposing themselves on top of classic rock iconography has been pulled.
Queen + Adam Lambert Kick Off 2017 North American Tour: Set List + Video
Queen + Adam Lambert began their first North American tour since 2014 at the Gila River Arena in Glendale, Ariz.
Alex Van Halen’s Son Is a Track Star
Aric Van Halen competed in the 3,000-meter steeplechase at the USA Track & Field Outdoor Championships this weekend.
Guns N’ Roses Concert Delayed Twice, and Then Angus Young Showed Up
Guns N' Roses' concert in Germany was delayed by fans unable to get into the venue and a storm. But they got to see Angus Young sit in with the band.