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.
Metallica’s Surprising 2018 Live Covers: A-ha, ABBA and Many More
Kirk Hammett and Robert Trujillo have been paying tribute to local heroes every night during Metallica's 2018 European tour.
Phil Collins Announces First North American Tour in Eight Years
At long last, Phil Collins is returning to North American concert stages.
Phil Collins Promises Major Tour Announcement
Could the long-awaited Phil Collins U.S. tour finally be happening?
Seattle Hotel Opens Beatles and Pearl Jam-Themed Suites
The Edgewater Hotel in Seattle has renovated a pair of suites to have Beatles and Pearl Jam themes.
Guess Who’s Selling This $4.95 Million Rock Star Home? Exactly.
Former Guess Who lead singer Burton Cummings has listed his Los Angeles-area house for close to $5 million.
Bob Dorough, ‘Schoolhouse Rock!’ Composer, Dies
Bob Dorough, who wrote many of the songs for ABC's 'Schoolhouse Rock!' animated series, has died.
Judas Priest and Deep Purple Announce Co-Headlining Tour
A pair of metal giants with new albums out will be joining forces this summer.
Listen to Billie Joe Armstrong’s Side Project the Longshot’s Album, ‘Love Is for Losers’
Only a few days after the Longshot made their live debut in Oakland, Green Day frontman Billie Joe Armstrong's new side project has released its debut album.
Fleetwood Mac Ex-Members: Where Are They Now?
Throughout their history, Fleetwood Mac have had a difficult time keeping a lineup together for a prolonged period of time.
Fleetwood Mac’s ‘Dreams’ Returns to Chart Thanks to Viral Tweet
A snippet of Fleetwood Mac's "Dreams" playing over a video of a dance line has helped push the song onto the Hot Rock Songs chart.