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.
Steven Van Zandt Wants the Cast of ‘Hamilton’ to Apologize to Mike Pence
Steven Van Zandt of the E Street Band felt that it was wrong for the cast of 'Hamilton' to single out Vice President-elect Mike Pence.
How Bruce Springsteen Survived the ‘80s
Bruce Springsteen didn't merely survive the '80s. He dominated them.
Leonard Cohen Dies
Leonard Cohen, the legendary singer, songwriter and poet, has died at the age of 82.
Watch Temple of the Dog Perform Unreleased Song, ‘Missing’
Temple of the Dog's second concert saw the premiere of an unreleased Chris Cornell song, "Missing."
Gregg Allman to Skip Two New York Shows, but His Band Will Play for Free
Gregg Allman will miss two concerts while a bruised vocal cord heals.
Richie Sambora Never Wanted to Be in Kiss Anyway
Richie Sambora didn't mind not getting the job to replace Ace Frehley as Kiss' guitarist.
Ozzy Osbourne Is Writing Songs With Steve Stevens
As Black Sabbath prepares its last-ever show, Ozzy Osbourne spoke of plans to continue his solo career.
Billy Corgan Doesn’t Like Other Celebrity Chicago Cubs Fans
Billy Corgan more or less accused the numerous celebrities spotted at Wrigley Field during the World Series as jumping on the team's bandwagon.
Bob Dylan Called ‘Impolite and Arrogant’ by Nobel Academy Member
Bob Dylan's decision to not acknowledge having won Nobel Prize for Literature isn't sitting too well with the Swedish Academy
Lemmy Pop! Vinyl Figurine Arriving in November
A collectible figurine of Motorhead's frontman will be available in time for the holidays.