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.
Guns N’ Roses Talk About Their Reunion: ‘Everything Just Sounded Right’
Axl Rose and Duff McKagan gave their first television interview since their reunion.
When a Kiss Reunion Under the Brooklyn Bridge Rocked MTV’s Video Music Awards
The dreams of Kiss fans everywhere finally came true in 1996.
Jerry Heller, Music Industry Veteran, Dies
Heller was an agent and promoter in the '60s and '70s before founding Ruthless Records.
Craig Goldy of Dio Disciples Wants Vivian Campbell to Apologize
Craig Goldy took exception to what Vivian Campbell said about his Dio tribute band, Dio Disciples.
Listen to Temple of the Dog’s New Mix of ‘Hunger Strike’
The grunge supergroup has released a new mix of their hit single for the upcoming reissue of their only album.
AC/DC’s Phil Rudd Suffered a Heart Attack
Phil Rudd revealed that he had a stent inserted after having a heart attack a few weeks ago.
Courtney Love Believes Many ‘90s Hits Were About Her
The Hole frontwoman said she served as the muse for many alternative bands back in the '90s.
Watch Metallica Play ‘Hardwired’ for the First Time
The first rock concert at Minneapolis' new U.S. Bank Stadium saw Metallica give their new song, "Hardwired," its live debut.
Is Metallica’s New Album Cover Too Similar to Foo Fighters and Crowbar?
People have noticed similarities between the cover of Metallica's new 'Hardwired ...To Self Destruct' and those by Crowbar and Foo Fighters.
Ex-UFO Bassist Pete Way Has Heart Attack
Pete Way has suffered a heart attack only two years after beating prostate cancer.