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.
High on Fire to Release ‘Electric Messiah’ Album
Matt Pike confirms band's next album, which should be out sometime this year.
Queen Release Second ‘Bohemian Rhapsody’ Trailer
Here's another look at the upcoming Freddie Mercury biopic.
Nick Mason Admits Challenges in Reissuing Pink Floyd’s ‘Animals’
The drummer says that no archival live material has yet been found to complete a remaster of Pink Floyd's 'Animals.'
Watch Tom Petty’s New ‘Keep a Little Soul’ Video
Lead single from late rocker's 'An American Treasure' box set is out now.
60-Song Tom Petty ‘American Treasure’ Box Set Announced
The just-announced Tom Petty 'American Treasure' box set will include previously unreleased live and studio material.
Green Day’s ‘American Idiot’ Returns to U.K. Chart Prior to Donald Trump’s Visit
The president is visiting the U.K. this week, so "American Idiot" is a hit all over again.
Watch New Supergroup Dream Child’s ‘Under the Wire’ Video: Exclusive Premiere
Project founded by ex-Dio guitarist Craig Goldy unveils new song.
The Story of the English National Soccer Team’s Anthem, ‘Three Lions’
England's soccer anthem was commissioned for the 1996 European Championships.
Bless the Rain With 41 Very Different Covers of Toto’s ‘Africa’
From acoustic to metalcore and beyond, here's a whole bunch of covers of Toto's 1982 hit.
Ratt Unveil New Lineup in Tour Opener: Set List + Video
The live debut of a new drummer and two new guitarists marks yet another lineup change for Ratt.