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.
Motorhead’s ‘Ace of Spades’ to Get 40th-Anniversary Vinyl Box Set
Super Deluxe version includes two full concerts from 1981 and other goodies.
Listen to ‘Scarlet’ by the Rolling Stones With Jimmy Page
Preview from the 'Goats Head Soup' box features guitar by the Led Zeppelin legend.
Eddie Van Halen Is Selling Three of His Cars
Guitarist has a trio of customized vehicles, including a Porsche 911 and an old truck, on the market.
Watch Billy Joel Play a Sidewalk Piano
He was riding his motorcycle when he saw the instrument on the curb.
Replacements Announce ‘Pleased to Meet Me’ Box Set
Deluxe Edition adds 29 previously unreleased songs, including Bob Stinson's last demo sessions with the band.
Hear Prince’s 1979 Version of ‘I Could Never Take the Place …’
Second preview single from 'Sign O' the Times' box set is the oldest recording in the collection.
Watch Joan Jett Cover ‘Jeepster’ From T. Rex Tribute Album
Remake of glam-rock classic appears on 'AngelHeaded Hipster.'
Metallica Announce Release of ‘S&M2′ Album
New live project was compiled from two shows the band performed with the San Francisco Symphony last year.
Wolfgang Van Halen Prepared for ‘Wave of Hate’ Over Solo Album
Bassist is expecting the inevitable comparisons to his father's music.
Hear Miley Cyrus Cover 24 Classic Rock Songs
Throughout her career, the pop singer has proven herself to be adept at covering classics by such diverse artists as the Beatles, Metallica, Fleetwood Mac, Led Zeppelin and more.