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.
Def Leppard to Release 1980 ‘On Through the Night’ Live Album
'On Through the Night'-era show will be the first pre-'Pyromania' live album from the band.
Beatles to Release ‘The Singles Collection’ Vinyl Box Set
Group will release 22 U.K. 45s with international picture sleeves plus two songs from the mid-'90s.
Win a ‘Yesterday’ Record Player, Soundtrack and Movie Prize Pack
Your chance to snag a copy of the movie on Blu-ray, on vinyl and something to play it on.
David Lee Roth: ‘I Think Van Halen’s Finished’
Singer continues to cast doubt upon band's future.
Siri Briefly Thought Bob Dylan Was Dead
Apple's virtual assistant thought the rock legend died in 2008.
Bob Dylan Announces ‘Travelin’ Thru, 1967-1969′ Box Set
Legendary songwriter's new 'Bootleg Series' collection focuses on post-motorcycle accident years, including the famed Johnny Cash sessions.
Eddie Money Dies at 70
He went from New York City police officer to one of the most reliable hitmakers of the late '70s and '80s.
Tommy Lee Has Finished Recording Another Solo Album
Motley Crue drummer hopes to have it out early next year.
Green Day, Weezer and Fall Out Boy Announce ‘Hella Mega’ Tour
Three punk-pop bands will join forces for worldwide stadium trek next summer.
Dusty Hill Says There’s a ‘Good Chance’ of Another ZZ Top Album
Bassist says they've recorded enough material for a new LP.
50 Years Ago: How a Gun Injury Led to Mick Jagger Writing ‘Brown Sugar’
An accident suffered while Mick Jagger was filming 'Ned Kelly' resulted in one of the Rolling Stones' most famous songs.
Ricky Phillips Says Styx Will ‘Absolutely’ Make a New Album
Bassist says they have ideas and will look to develop them during a break.