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.
Journey Announce Las Vegas Residency
Band will play nine dates at Caesars Palace in October.
Listen to Mastodon’s Cover of ‘Stairway to Heaven’
Band recorded Led Zeppelin classic as tribute to late manager.
The Story of Elton John’s 1975 Suicide Attempt
Legend tried to kill himself in front of family and friends during high point of his fame.
ZZ Top Announce 50th Anniversary Tour
Band will spend two months playing dates across the U.S. in celebration of its golden anniversary.
Joe Flannery, the ‘Secret Beatle,’ Dies
A childhood friend of Brian Epstein, Joe Flannery served as the Beatles' booking manager in the early '60s.
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.
Black Keys Announce 2019 North American ‘Let’s Rock’ Tour
Band will play 31 shows in North America this fall.
Jimmy Page Is Arguing With Another Neighbor About House Renovations
The Led Zeppelin guitarist lost a five-year battle with Robbie Williams back in December.
Luke Perry Was in a Twisted Sister Video That MTV Banned
Late actor appeared as a zombie-fied student in controversial clip.
Rudy Sarzo Says Randy Rhoads Saved Ozzy Osbourne From Plane Crash
Bassist says late guitarist prevented plane from hitting tour bus.
How Stevie Nicks ‘Accidentally’ Stole a Song From Tom Petty
Her original version of "Ooh My Love" was a rewrite of one of late rocker's songs.
Brian May Could Induct Def Leppard Into Hall of Fame
Vivian Campbell suggests Queen guitarist may help usher band into Rock Hall.