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.
Listen to Prophets of Rage’s New Single, ‘Heart Afire’
The band that includes three-fourths of Rage Against the Machine has released a new song.
Kirk Hammett Puts ‘Mesmerizing’ San Francisco House on Sale for $13 Million
Having sold one of his two adjacent houses in San Francisco, Metallica's Kirk Hammett is trying to sell the other one.
25 Years Ago: U2 Polarize Their Audience With ‘Zooropa’
'Zooropa' couldn't have been more different than U2's anthemic post-punk of their '80s work or the moody introspection of its brilliant predecessor.
Roger Waters Insults Donald Trump With Scottish Slang for Scrotum
The former Pink Floyd member gave his concert in Glasgow a bit of local flavor.
50 Years Ago: Crosby, Stills and Nash Sing Together for First Time
An informal jam at a party in July 1968 showed David Crosby, Graham Nash and Stephen Stills that their voices blended perfectly together.
Jack White to Release Three-LP ‘Live in Nashville / Live in Detroit’
The album showcases performances in the two cities he's called home.
Neal Schon Wants to Work With Steve Perry Again
Guitarist wants to work with his old singer on "something that's different than Journey."
Flea Reportedly Buys Retro-Futuristic Two-Home Compound for $4.25 Million
Less than two weeks after putting one of his houses on the market, Flea has purchased two.
Dave Grohl Doesn’t Want to Replace Neil Peart in Rush
Dave Grohl's love of Rush doesn't mean that he's looking to join them any time soon.
Listen to ‘Black Dog’ From Led Zeppelin’s ‘The Song Remains the Same’ Reissue
The song wasn't included on the original 1976 release but did find its way to the 2007 reissue.