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.
Jerry Corbetta, Lead Singer for Sugarloaf, Dies
The vocalist and keyboardist behind the 1970 smash "Green-Eyed Lady" has died.
Sting’s ‘50,000’ Was Inspired by the Deaths of David Bowie and Prince
A song from Sting's upcoming album was written shortly after Prince died in April.
Neil Young Protests Dakota Access Pipeline With New Song, ‘Indian Givers’
"Indian Givers" finds Neil Young siding with the Standing Rock Sioux Tribe in their fight against an oil pipeline.
Former Eagles Will Not Receive Kennedy Center Honors
A petition requesting that Randy Meisner, Bernie Leadon and Don Felder receive Kennedy Center Honors with the other Eagles was denied.
Watch Members of Anthrax and Slayer Cover Bryan Adams’ ‘Summer of ’69’
Joey Belladonna joined three-fourths of Slayer on a cover of Bryan Adams' hit in Montreal.
The Beatles Being Sued Over Use of Shea Stadium Footage
A company representing promoter Sid Bernstein claims they are the rightful owners of the footage of the Beatles' Shea Stadium concert.
Axl Rose Being Sued by Former Guns N’ Roses Keyboardist Chris Pitman
Guns N' Roses former keyboardist is suing his former boss for $163,000 in unpaid wages.
Watch Pete Townshend Play ‘Rough Boys’ From ‘Face the Face’: Exclusive Premiere
Ultimate Classic Rock is pleased to present the premiere of 'Rough Boys' from Pete Townshend's 'Face the Face.'
Richie Sambora Leaves Door Open for Return to Bon Jovi
Richie Sambora says that "everything is cool" between him and Jon Bon Jovi.
Sixx:A.M. to Release ‘Prayers for the Blessed Vol. 2’
Nikki Sixx is making good on his promise to release two albums in 2016.