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.
Springsteen, Bon Jovi Tell New Jersey to ‘Wear a Friggin’ Mask’
Musicians and Jon Stewart appeared on a billboard encouraging Garden State residents to stop the spread of coronavirus.
Mick Fleetwood’s Peter Green Tribute Concert Coming to Theaters
All-star salute to the Fleetwood Mac founder will be screened in March 2021.
The Amazing Story Behind ‘Dazed and Confused”s Most Famous Line
Matthew McConaughey's classic line about high school girls was made under extraordinary circumstances for the actor.
Rob Halford Describes ‘Massive Crush’ on Sean Connery
Judas Priest frontman revealed the depths of his infatuation with the late actor.
Ted Nugent Rails Against Thanksgiving Gathering Restrictions
"There are dirty, rotten, soulless bastards in positions of power that are trying to tell us how we can celebrate Thanksgiving with our families."
Album John Lennon Signed for His Killer Is Up for Auction
The copy of 'Double Fantasy' the ex-Beatle signed hours before his murder is for sale.
Buddy Holly, Chuck Berry Actors Cast for New ‘Clear Lake’ Movie
Ruairi O'Connor and rapper Nelly will play pioneering rockers.
21 Major Albums That Turn 40 This Month
The month was a microcosm for the state of rock.
AC/DC Praise Stevie Young for Maintaining Malcolm’s High Standard
Guitarist hailed for carrying on traditions set by his late uncle.
Van Halen Album History: The Stories Behind All 12 Records
A handy guide to the dozen LPs released by the hard-rock heroes.
Hear AC/DC’s New Single, ‘Realize’
Second single from 'Power Up' comes a couple days before the album's release.
Don Airey Breaks Silence on Judas Priest ‘Painkiller’ Bass Parts
Deep Purple's keyboardist breaks his silence after 30 years.