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.
Motley Crue to Release ‘The Dirt’ Audiobook
Band will release audio version of memoir nearly 20 years after it was published.
Steve Perry Drops Suit to Prevent the Release of Old Demos
The former Journey singer will look to settle his case against a musician with whom he recorded some demos in the early '90s.
The Full Story of Axl Rose’s ‘Looney Tunes’ Appearance Revealed
The 'New Looney Tunes' writers reveal how the Guns N' Roses singer's appearance happened.
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.
Tom Petty’s Wife and Daughters Now Clashing Over Salad Dressing
The battle for control over late rocker's estate has extended into condiments.
Sammy Hagar Is Making a Movie Based on ‘Space Between’
Hagar's clip for "Affirmation" is part of a short film that unites the concept of his new album 'Space Between.'
Slipknot Say Name of New Percussionist Is ‘Nobody’s F—ing Business’
Masked metal band refuses to share details of latest member.
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.
Bonnaroo Arch Destroyed by Fire
R.I.P. festival-welcoming structure.
Soundgarden to Release ‘Live From the Artists Den’
Los Angeles concert was recorded in 2013.
See Some of the Guitars David Gilmour Is Selling
Take an up-close look at some of the valuable instruments the Pink Floyd guitarist will auction off next month.
Watch Tom Petty’s New ‘For Real’ Video
Late legend's daughter Adria assembled clip from photos and footage of her father.