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.
Rick Stevens, Early Tower of Power Lead Singer, Dies
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Vinnie Vincent Promises an ‘Amazing and Memorable Time’ at Atlanta Kiss Expo
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Ritchie Blackmore Reportedly Refused Hughes, Coverdale and Lord Deep Purple Reunion
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Metallica Announce Release Date, Track Listing for Massive ‘Master of Puppets’ Reissue
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Styx Go Into Near Space With Video for ‘Radio Silence’
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Watch Ozzy Osbourne Perform ‘Bark at the Moon’ During the Solar Eclipse
The Moonstock Festival closed out with Ozzy Osbourne beginning a set at the moment yesterday's eclipse took place.
Deep Purple and Alice Cooper Kick Off Co-Headlining Tour in Vegas: Set List + Videos
Both acts delivered classics and new songs at the Chelsea at the Cosmopolitan of Las Vegas.
Ronnie Wood Speaks About His Lung Cancer Battle: ‘It Could Have Been Curtains’
Ron Wood described the week when "everything hung in the balance" after learning that he had lung cancer.