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.
Sammy Hagar Says Van Halen Reunion Is ‘Lurking in the Woods’
Sammy Hagar thinks a reunion with Van Halen is inevitable.
Gene Ween Announces Billy Joel Tribute Tour
Gene Ween is bringing his 2015 Billy Joel tribute show to a handful of cities in the Northeast this summer.
Mario Maglieri, ‘King of the Sunset Strip,’ Dies
Mario Maglieri owned three clubs on Los Angeles' Sunset Strip: Whisky a Go Go, the Rainbow Bar & Grill and the Roxy Theatre.
The Eagles Are Suing the Owners of a ‘Hotel California’
The group says the owners of a Mexican hotel are suggesting a connection between their property and the Eagles hit song and album.
Robert Plant Website Message Prompts New Round of Led Zeppelin Reunion Rumors
A cryptic message on Robert Plant's website is being used to suggest that Led Zeppelin will reunite for 2017 Desert Trip.
Metallica to Stream Final Rehearsal of WorldWired Tour
Metallica will give fans a glimpse into their final run-through of their upcoming tour.
Ted Nugent and David Crosby Exchange Insults After White House Visit
David Crosby called Ted Nugent a "brainless twit" and Nuge called Croz a "lost soul."
Styx Set To Launch ‘The Mission,’ First New Studio Album in 14 Years
Styx's 'The Mission' is a concept album set in 2033 involving the first manned mission to Mars.
Ted Nugent Visits Donald Trump in the White House
Ted Nugent had dinner with President Donald Trump at the White House last night.
Peter Criss Explains His Decision to Retire
Kiss' founding drummer discussed why he's planning to hang it up after playing at a few Kiss conventions.