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.
How Mick Mars Has Lived With Ankylosing Spondylitis
Mick Mars has lived with ankylosing spondylitis, a rare form of arthritis, since he was 19.
Rock Star Whiskeys
Since the beginning of the craft whiskey boom of the early-to-mid '10s, a handful of rockers have partnered with distilleries to launch their own line of the spirit.
Live Tracks Spice Up New Rolling Stones ‘Honk’ Compilation
Album covers post-'Sticky Fingers' period, with some tracks recorded during recent tours.
Nick Mason Is ‘Tired of Waiting’ for Pink Floyd to Reunite
Band's drummer discusses reasons for forming new group to play early material.
Meet the Cast of Motley Crue’s ‘The Dirt’
We take a look at the actors playing the major and supporting roles in Motley Crue's 'The Dirt' movie.
Jimmy Page Is Arguing With Another Neighbor About House Renovations
The Led Zeppelin guitarist lost a five-year battle with Robbie Williams back in December.
Rush to Document Touring History in New Book, ‘Wandering the Face of the Earth’
Every setlist, and every opening act, was researched and vetted by the band themselves.
Mike Grose, Queen’s First Bassist, Dies
Mike Grose played bass at Queen's first three shows in the summer of 1970.
Former Aerosmith Guitarist Jimmy Crespo Hospitalized After Fall
Jimmy Crespo is out of intensive care after falling and hitting his head.
Heart Reunite at Star-Studded Love Rocks NYC Concert
Ann and Nancy Wilson share stage for first time in more than two years at benefit concert.
Nikki Sixx Says He Doesn’t Remember Alleged Rape in ‘The Dirt’
Bassist now tries to distance himself from incident recounted in Motley Crue book.
Quiet Riot’s Kelly Garni Said He Once Tried to Kill Kevin DuBrow
Bassist says he was fired for trying to shoot band's singer, not guitarist Randy Rhoads.