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.
This Metallica + Hall & Oates Mash-Up Works WAY Better Than You Would Expect
Somebody made a mash-up of "I Can't Go for That (No Can Do)" and "Enter Sandman."
Brian Wilson Announces 2015 North American Tour
The man who practically defined the sound of summer for generations will be all over the place during 2015's warm months.
Steven Adler and Matt Sorum Happy to Share Drumming Duties for Guns N’ Roses Reunion
One of the biggest questions regarding a Guns N' Roses reunion is, Which drummer, Steven Adler or Matt Sorum, would the band use if the golden-era lineup ever got back together?
David Crosby Calls Kanye West ‘An Idiot and a Poser’
David Crosby expressed his displeasure with Kanye West during a Twitter Q&A.
David Gilmour Announces 2015 European Tour
David Gilmour may not have been too interested in doing much to promote Pink Floyd’s The Endless River, but his upcoming solo album will get him on the road.
NHL Goalie Pays Tribute to Bruce Springsteen on New Mask
These days, hockey goalie masks are one of the few places where professional athletes are allowed to express their personalities and tastes during a game.
Dimebag Darrell’s Grave Reportedly Vandalized
The grave of "Dimebag" Darrell Abbott of Pantera has allegedly been hit by a vandal.
Kid Rock Rips Beyonce, Starts Internet War
In a new interview, Kid Rock took a few shots at Beyonce, whose fans have responded by attacking him on social media.
Chris Rainbow, Singer With Alan Parsons Project and Camel, Dies
Chris Rainbow, a singer whose credits include a string of hit albums with the Alan Parsons Project and a stint in Camel, has died.
Robin Zander Says Spilled Beer Helped Revive Cheap Trick, Discusses Bun E. Carlos Lawsuit
Sharing a round of drinks can often create the bonds of friendships needed to form a band (or, for that matter, lead to the arguments that break them up).
Death Metal Meets ‘Mary Poppins’ – It’s Official, Nothing is Sacred
Somebody has created a death metal take on the popular tune and synced it with the movie.
Arrest Warrant Issued for Former Pearl Jam Drummer Dave Abbruzzese
An arrest warrant has been issued for Dave Abbruzzese, who drummed with Pearl Jam from 1991-94.