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.
Reed Mullin Dies: Rockers React
The death of Corrosion of Conformity drummer has resulted in an outpouring of grief from the punk and metal communities on social media.
Ozzy Osbourne Still Aiming for 2020 Tour: ‘If I’m Well Enough’
Singer admitted his health might not be up to the challenge of the road.
Sammy Hagar Announces Tour With Whitesnake and Night Ranger
Trio will play outdoor venues across the U.S. this summer.
Neil Young Is Now a U.S. Citizen
Process was held up last year when he admitted to marijuana use.
Roger Waters Announces ‘This Is Not a Drill’ Tour
In-the-round trek is the Pink Floyd founder's first since 'Us + Them' concluded in 2018.
Joey Kramer Reportedly Sues Aerosmith After Grammy Ban
Report says a lawsuit claims drummer had to audition to regain place in band after injury.
Hall and Oates Announce Tour With Squeeze
Trek with KT Tunstall will hit 32 cities in North America this summer.
Neil Peart Memorial in His Hometown Has Family Support
A petition has been started to honor the Rush drummer in the hometown park mentioned on 'Caress of Steel.'
Ozzy Osbourne Diagnosed With Parkinson’s Disease
Metal legend revealed his condition on 'Good Morning America.'
Doobie Brothers, NIN, T-Rex and Depeche Mode Inducted Into Rock Hall
Class of 2020 includes acts who made their fame in the '70s, '80s and '90s.
New Allman Brothers Box Set Celebrates Band’s 50th Anniversary
'Trouble No More: 50th Anniversary Collection' compiles 61 tracks, including seven unreleased songs, from 13 different lineups of the band.
Elton John Nominated for Best Original Song Oscar
"I'm Gonna Love Me Again" is the sole Academy Award nod for 'Rocketman.'