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.
Lindsey Buckingham Announces First Post-Fleetwood Mac Tour
The singer and guitarist will play a bunch of shows at the same his former bandmates are on the road.
New Clues Point to Long-Awaited Steve Perry Comeback
If newly created social media accounts are real, the singer is getting ready to announce something major.
Watch Joe Elliott Sit in With Billy Joel on ‘Pour Some Sugar on Me’
Billy Joel brought out Def Leppard's Joe Elliott to perform "Pour Some Sugar on Me" during his Aug. 10 concert at Boston's Fenway Park.
Slash on Guns N’ Roses’ Future: ‘We’ve Just Started to Touch the Surface’
The Guns N' Roses guitarist is set to release his third record with Myles Kennedy and the Conspirators.
Listen to Toto’s ‘Africa’ Played on Mario Paint
Someone made a version of the ubiquitous song using the 1992 video game.
German Men Escape Nursing Home to Go to Metal Festival
Two residents of a German assisted living facility were discovered at 3AM at the Wacken Open Air Festival.
Mark David Chapman Almost Killed John Lennon Two Months Earlier
According to his wife, Mark David Chapman traveled to New York to kill John Lennon a few months before the fateful night of Dec. 8, 1980.
Watch Toto Cover Weezer’s ‘Hash Pipe’
Veteran band repays that "Africa" cover in concert.
‘Degenerate’ Ace Frehley Is ‘Not Helping’ in Deleted ‘Avengers’ Scene
A deleted scene from 'Avengers: Infinity War' finds Drax and Peter Quill arguing about Ace Frehley.
Toto Has Covered Weezer’s ‘Hash Pipe’
Toto has paid back Weezer for covering "Africa" by putting their own spin on the alternative band's 2001 hit.