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.
Joe Walsh and Brian Johnson Made Music Together
Eagles guitarist says he spent a day playing with AC/DC singer.
Rob Halford Kicks Fan’s Phone During Judas Priest Concert
Six songs into a Judas Priest concert, Rob Halford had enough with a fan whose cell phone was distracting him.
Leon Redbone Dies
He kept rock's earliest musical roots alive over a four-decade career.
Ozzy Osbourne Wants One Last Black Sabbath Show With Bill Ward
After years of mudslinging, Ozzy Osbourne has expressed regret that Bill Ward wasn't on Black Sabbath's last tour.
Watch Lindsey Buckingham Play for the First Time Since Surgery
He helped out his daughter's graduating class by performing Fleetwood Mac's "Landslide" on guitar as she and her classmates sang along.
10 Years Ago: Queen Meet Adam Lambert on ‘American Idol’
Within a few years, the young singer would be fronting the veteran band.
The Story of Elton John’s First U.K. No. 1, ‘Don’t Go Breaking My Heart’
This fun duet became his sixth 'Billboard' chart-topping single in four years.
Watch Roger Daltrey Curse Out Pot-Smoking Fans
Fans smoking marijuana near the stage at a Who concert got a talking-to from Roger Daltrey.
Watch Eric Clapton Cover Prince’s ‘Purple Rain’
Guitar great encored with late legend's classic at London's Royal Albert Hall.
Journey Announce Two Connecticut Shows on Brief Northeast Tour
Band will play a week's worth of shows in the Northeast in the run-up to Las Vegas residency.