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.
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.
Robert Plant Announces North American Tour
He'll play 10 shows, including some festival dates, with the Sensational Space Shifters later this year.
Journey Announce Fall 2019 Tour
Band will play a week's worth of shows in the Northeast in the run-up to Las Vegas residency.
Judas Priest Pack Rarities, Debuts Into Opening Night: Set List + Videos
Judas Priest played some obscure songs and brought out Glenn Tipton for the encore of their 'Firepower' tour opener in Hollywood, Fla.
Carmine Appice Says Vinnie Vincent Canceled Comeback Shows
Drummer contradicts guitarist's claim that concerts were pulled by promoter.
Brian May Recalls ‘Instant’ Chemistry When Meeting Adam Lambert
Brian May and Roger Taylor talk about meeting Adam Lambert in preview clips from 'The Show Must Go On' documentary.
Aerosmith’s Joey Kramer to Miss Vegas Show Due to ‘Minor Accident’
Joey Kramer injured his shoulder in what is being described as a "minor accident."