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.
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."
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.
Queen + Adam Lambert Kick Off ‘Crown Jewels’ Las Vegas Residency: Set List + Video
Queen's three-week residency at the Park Theater in Las Vegas began last night (Sept. 1).
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.
Metallica Tease ‘…And Justice for All’ Box Set
Metallica released a video showing the production of an expanded version of 1988's '...And Justice for All.'
Listen to Steven Tyler and Nuno Bettencourt Cover the Rolling Stones’ ‘Brown Sugar’
Aerosmith's singer and Extreme's guitarist covered the classic for an album that pays tribute to FAME Studios in Muscle Shoals, Ala.
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.
John Lennon and Yoko Ono’s ‘Imagine’ Film Returning to Theaters
The movie documenting the making of the classic album will be shown next month.
Lindsey Buckingham Announces First Post-Fleetwood Mac Tour
The singer and guitarist will play a bunch of shows at the same his former bandmates are on the road.