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.
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.
Six Reasons Not to Miss Mountain Jam
These are the acts we're looking most forward to seeing at Mountain Jam from June 16-18.
Eddie Vedder Speaks Again About Chris Cornell: ‘I Will Love Him Forever’
At his show in London, Eddie Vedder gave a lengthy speech about the loss of his friend, Chris Cornell.
Gregg Allman Laid to Rest at Funeral
Gregg Allman was laid to rest following a private service in his hometown of Macon, Ga.,
Phil Collins Plays First Comeback Show: Set List, Video
Last night in Liverpool, Phil Collins played his first full-length concert in about seven years at the Echo Arena in Liverpool, England.
Todd Rundgren and Donald Fagen Take on Donald Trump in Video for ‘Tin Foil Hat’
The video for Todd Rundgren's "Tin Foil Hat" takes the form of a news broadcast by "Bill O'Rangutan."
Gregg Allman Dies: Rockers React
News of Gregg Allman's death was shared by many of his contemporaries on Twitter.
Yes (Anderson, Rabin, Wakeman) Manager Challenges ‘The Other Yes Band’ to ‘Identify Their …
The manager for Yes featuring Jon Anderson, Trevor Rabin, Rick Wakeman, has issued a challenge to Yes to publicize the fact that the current incarnation has no original members.
David Coverdale Feels Sorry for Jimmy Page
David Coverdale has a plan to get former collaborator Jimmy Page making music again.
Heart’s Ann and Nancy Wilson Pay Tribute to Chris Cornell
Ann and Nancy Wilson of Heart issued separate statements about the death of their friend, Chris Cornell of Soundgarden.
See How Paul McCartney Looks in His ‘Pirates of the Caribbean’ Costume
Paul McCartney tweeted out a picture of a poster for 'Pirates of the Carribean: Dead Men Tell No Tales' that features him dressed as a pirate.