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.
Six Singers Who Could Have Fronted Van Halen
The list of those considered for the job at various times include Steve Perry, Sebastian Bach and even Ozzy Osbourne.
Gene Simmons’ ‘Palatial Estate’ Hits Market for $22 Million
Having stated his desire to leave California, the Kiss bassist's 16,000-square-foot home is for sale.
Why Gary Cherone Pushed Eddie Van Halen to Sing ‘How Many Say I’
Extreme singer loved the quality of the guitarist's voice on the demo.
Elton John Now Has His Own Barbie Doll
Singer worked with Mattel to create limited-edition version inspired by legendary 1975 concert.
Hear Nancy Wilson’s Cover of Bruce Springsteen’s ‘The Rising’
Heart guitarist chose song because she "wanted to make something uplifting and inspirational" in these troubled times.
Paul McCartney Announces ‘McCartney III’ Album
The former Beatle played all the instruments on upcoming record.
Hear Ann Wilson’s New Single, ‘The Revolution Starts Now’
Heart singer called Steve Earle's 2004 song a "powerful, uplifting anthem of unity."
The Stories Behind All 84 Posthumous Jimi Hendrix Albums
All the official collections of studio outtakes, live records and compilations since the guitar legend's 1970 death.
Toto Announce New Lineup and Livestream Show
Steve Lukather and Joseph Williams reveal musicians who'll perform with the band.
‘Saturday Night Live’ Weekend Update Anchors: Where Are They Now?
The satirical news segment has seen 24 men and women serve as anchors, many of whom have gone on to lengthy, acclaimed careers.