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.
A Guide to the Classic Rock Songs in ‘Avengers: Endgame’ (NO SPOILERS)
(NO SPOILERS) Songs from Traffic, the Kinks, the Rolling Stones and Steppenwolf are featured in the new movie.
Guns N’ Roses, Def Leppard, Lynyrd Skynyrd Headline Exit 111 Festival
Inaugural get-together will take place in Manchester, Tenn., in October.
Eric Clapton Announces Brief U.S. Tour
Guitar legend will play a few shows in run-up to Crossroads Guitar Festival.
John Lennon ‘Nowhere Boy’ Biopic to Become Stage Musical
Beatle's teenage years is being adapted for a new medium.
Nikki Sixx Slams ‘Desperate’ Jake E. Lee
Nikki Sixx has denied that he once tried to get Jake E. Lee to replace Mick Mars in Motley Crue.
Santana Announce New Album, ‘Africa Speaks’
Rick Rubin-produced LP was inspired by the continent's music.
Revisiting Queen’s First Show With Adam Lambert
Singer made concert debut with band at MTV Europe Music Awards in 2011.
Sammy Hagar Recalls How Alice in Chains Made Him ‘Nervous’
Sammy Hagar invited Alice in Chains to open for Van Halen in 1991 out of fear that the coming grunge wave could end his career.
Journey Announce Las Vegas Residency
Band will play nine dates at Caesars Palace in October.
Listen to Mastodon’s Cover of ‘Stairway to Heaven’
Band recorded Led Zeppelin classic as tribute to late manager.
Members of Queen and Foo Fighters Finish Lost Dennis Wilson Track for Record Store Day
Brian May, Roger Taylor and Taylor Hawkins have added parts to a song that the late Beach Boys drummer recorded in 1977.
Watch Geddy Lee Sit In With the Claypool Lennon Delirium
Rush frontman jammed with Les Claypool and Sean Lennon on cover of the Beatles' "Tomorrow Never Knows."