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.
Def Leppard to Release ‘London to Vegas’ Live Set
Six-disc box compiles audio and video of two recent shows.
Paul Di’Anno Doesn’t Blame Iron Maiden for Firing Him
As singer prepares for his last-ever show, he realizes his old band did the right thing.
Black Keys Announce Summer 2020 Tour
Summer trek will continue support of last year's 'Let's Rock' album.
Ann Wilson Announces 2020 U.S. Tour
Heart singer will focus mostly on the East Coast on solo dates.
‘Black Sabbath’ Cover Model Recalls ‘Freezing Cold’ Photo Shoot
Louisa Livingstone remembered the day she modeled for the cover of the groundbreaking heavy metal album.
Chris and Rich Robinson Begin ‘Brothers of a Feather’ Tour: Set List, Video
Black Crowes siblings kicked off acoustic mini-tour in London.
Rush to Release ‘Permanent Waves’ 40th-Anniversary Set
Collection will add a full disc of previously unreleased live cuts from 1980 tour.
How Writing ‘Black Sabbath’ Defined a Band and Its Sound
Earth was one of many local groups playing blues rock. Then they wrote the track that changed everything.
Watch Mike Portnoy Pay Tribute to Neil Peart on a Toy Drum Kit
Sons of Apollo drummer honors his friend by playing Rush songs on a small set, which is being auctioned for brain tumor research.
Rage Against the Machine Reuniting for World Tour
Band will get back together for first shows since 2011.
Black Crowes’ Rich Robinson Denies ‘Absurd’ Jimmy Page Insult
Guitarist says he didn't refuse the Led Zeppelin legend's offer to collaborate.
Billy Sheehan Was Offered the Van Halen Job Three Times
Bassist had previously disclosed two instances when they asked him to join.