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.
Rare Janis Joplin Tracks Featured on ‘Sex, Dope & Cheap Thrills’
Thirty rare tracks from the sessions for the band's major-label debut collected on upcoming album.
Motley Crue Confirm Four New Songs for ‘The Dirt’ Soundtrack
Vince Neil and Nikki Sixx combined on Twitter to say that Motley Crue are recording four new songs for the soundtrack to 'The Dirt.'
Listen to Joan Jett’s New Song ‘Fresh Start’
Track comes from the upcoming 'Bad Reputation' documentary.
Tom Petty Camp Plotting ‘Wildflowers’ Box, ’97 Fillmore Live Set
Mike Campbell talked about the possibility of more archival releases from late band leader.
Slash Admits Guns N’ Roses’ Songs Are ‘Sort of Sexist’
Slash defended charges of sexism against the band's early songs, saying they weren't "malicious."
Flea Speaks About Unreleased 2003 Red Hot Chili Peppers Album
Upon returning to Twitter, Flea remembered an album's worth of material that they recorded for their 2003 'Greatest Hits' record.
Metallica Begin 2018 ‘WorldWired’ North American Tour: Set List + Videos
We've got the set list and video from the opening night of the second North American leg of Metallica's WorldWired tour.
Report: New AC/DC Album to Be Built Around Unused Malcolm Young Guitar Tracks
According to an unconfirmed report, AC/DC's upcoming album will feature Malcolm Young playing rhythm guitar on all tracks.
Rock ‘n’ Roll Watches: A Complete Guide
For those of you who like to wear your love of rock 'n' roll on your sleeve.
Vinnie Paul’s Cause of Death Revealed
According to the Clark County Coroner, the Pantera drummer died of an enlarged heart.
John Lennon’s Killer, Mark David Chapman, Denied Parole Again
For the 10th time, Mark David Chapman has been denied parole for the 1980 killing of John Lennon.
Paul Rodgers Helped Robert Plant Make a Big Decision About Led Zeppelin
Bad Company singer gave Plant a big piece of career advice the night they met.