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.
Paul Simon to Return to Performing at Outside Lands Festival
Legend will play San Francisco fest this summer, a year after concluding farewell tour.
Watch Steve Perry’s Old-School Video for ‘We’re Still Here’
Former Journey singer cruises Los Angeles streets in new video.
The Aftermath of Vince Neil’s Car Crash
Death of Hanoi Rocks drummer Razzle led to singer being ostracized from other members of the band.
The Stories Behind the Non-Motley Crue Songs in ‘The Dirt’
A look at the songs not performed by the band heard in the biopic.
Phil Collins Announces ‘Still Not Dead Yet, Live!’ U.S. Tour
Singer will return to arenas this fall, a year after his first North American shows since 2010.
Duff McKagan Announces ‘Tenderness’ Album and Tour Dates
Guns N' Roses bassist previews upcoming LP with new song "Chip Away."
’69 Vets Highlight Confirmed Woodstock 50 Lineup
Santana, John Fogerty and David Crosby, all of whom played the original Woodstock, will perform at this summer's 50th anniversary event.
Jeff Lynne’s ELO Pick Dhani Harrison as Summer Tour Opener
George Harrison's son will serve as the opening act for all dates on band's summer North American tour.
How Mick Mars Has Lived With Ankylosing Spondylitis
Mick Mars has lived with ankylosing spondylitis, a rare form of arthritis, since he was 19.
Rock Star Whiskeys
Since the beginning of the craft whiskey boom of the early-to-mid '10s, a handful of rockers have partnered with distilleries to launch their own line of the spirit.