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.
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.
Pearl Jam Announce New ‘Gigaton’ Album and Tour
Band's 11th studio album is first since 2013's 'Lightning Bolt.'
Rutles, Monty Python Songwriter Neil Innes Dies at 75
Absurdist songwriter worked with the Beatles on 'Magical Mystery Tour' movie and later parodied them with Eric Idle.
2019’s 25 Biggest Rock Stories
Looking back on farewell tours, big-screen rock biographies, Motley Crue plotting yet another tour, Soundgarden and Van Halen drama.
Kiss Confirm David Lee Roth as Opener for ‘End of the Road’ Tour
Van Halen singer will play at both legs on farewell tour.
Huey Lewis Contemplated Suicide After Hearing Loss
Singer thought about taking his own life after being diagnosed with Meniere's disease.
Many Stolen Randy Rhoads Items Recovered
Photos and fan gifts were discovered in a North Hollywood, Calif., dumpster.
Motley Crue, Def Leppard, Poison and Joan Jett Announce 2020 Tour
"Cessation of Touring Agreement" has been officially voided.
Listen to Ozzy Osbourne’s New Song With Slash, ‘Straight to Hell’
Track is second preview from upcoming album 'Ordinary Man.'
All the Ways Motley Crue Said They’d Never Tour Again
They're hardly the first band to go back on their word to never tour again, but others didn't sign a contract in front of the press.