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.
Watch the Red Hot Chili Peppers Reunite With Original Drummer Jack Irons
The Red Hot Chili Peppers honored guitarist Hillel Slovak on the anniversary of his death by having a fellow co-founding member sit in.
Six Reasons Not to Miss Mountain Jam
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Gregg Allman Laid to Rest at Funeral
Gregg Allman was laid to rest following a private service in his hometown of Macon, Ga.,
Phil Collins Plays First Comeback Show: Set List, Video
Last night in Liverpool, Phil Collins played his first full-length concert in about seven years at the Echo Arena in Liverpool, England.
Todd Rundgren and Donald Fagen Take on Donald Trump in Video for ‘Tin Foil Hat’
The video for Todd Rundgren's "Tin Foil Hat" takes the form of a news broadcast by "Bill O'Rangutan."
Gregg Allman Dies: Rockers React
News of Gregg Allman's death was shared by many of his contemporaries on Twitter.
James Hetfield Calls Chris Cornell’s Death a ‘Sad Story’
The death of Soundgarden's Chris Cornell has brought out the reflective side of James Hetfield.
David Coverdale Feels Sorry for Jimmy Page
David Coverdale has a plan to get former collaborator Jimmy Page making music again.
Watch Dave Grohl Get Embarrassed by His Mom on ‘The Late Show With Stephen Colbert’
Dave Grohl's mother brought out his sixth-grade report card while promoting her new book where she interviews the mothers of other rock stars.
Ted Nugent and David Crosby Exchange Insults After White House Visit
David Crosby called Ted Nugent a "brainless twit" and Nuge called Croz a "lost soul."