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.
Lars Ulrich Calls Metallica’s New Album ‘More Diverse’ and ‘Less Frenetic’ Than ‘Death Mag…
Lars Ulrich describes how Metallica's new album will differ from its predecessor.
Bad Company’s Simon Kirke Gives Advice to Young Musicians: ‘Life Is Not a Rehearsal’
Simon Kirke answered a few questions, including what advice he would give to young musicians.
Guns N’ Roses Name Chris Stapleton, Skrillex + More as Opening Acts
Guns N' Roses have named four acts to open for them across seven nights on their upcoming tour.
Attorney Plays ‘Chim Chim Cher-ee’ From ‘Mary Poppins’ in ‘Stairway to Heaven’ Trial
Spirit's attorney questioned Jimmy Page over the influence of a song from 'Mary Poppins' on "Stairway to Heaven."
Memphis Songwriter and Producer Chips Moman Dies
Chips Moman, who was responsible for many hits that came out of Memphis in the '60s, has died.
Twisted Sister to Release ‘Metal Meltdown’ CD-DVD/Blu-ray
Filmed in Las Vegas in May 2015, 'Metal Meltdown' was the first Twisted Sister concert after the death of drummer A.J. Pero.
Watch Megadeth and Nikki Sixx Cover the Sex Pistols’ ‘Anarchy in the U.K.’
Nikki Sixx sat in with Megadeth at the Download Festival this weekend.
Alice Cooper, Twisted Sister, Ace Frehley + More to Play Rock Carnival 2016
The Rock Carnival will be held on Sept. 30 to Oct. 2 in Lakewood, N.J.
Watch the Trailer for the Osbournes’ New TV Show ‘Ozzy and Jack’s World Detour’
The TV show in which Ozzy and Jack Osbourne visit historical sites has a trailer and a premiere date.
Pantera Reacts to the Killing of ‘The Voice’ Singer Christina Grimmie
Pantera said that club owners and promoters need to protect artists after the death of Christina Grimmie.