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.
Paul McCartney Called Quincy Jones a ‘Crazy Motherf—er’ for Insulting the Beatles
Details revealed of phone call after legendary producer put down the group in famous interview.
Tom Petty Camp Plotting ‘Wildflowers’ Box, ’97 Fillmore Live Set
Mike Campbell talked about the possibility of more archival releases from late band leader.
Slash Admits Guns N’ Roses’ Songs Are ‘Sort of Sexist’
Slash defended charges of sexism against the band's early songs, saying they weren't "malicious."
Billy Idol to Get Remixed Again on ‘Vital Idol: Revitalized’
Singer puts 21st century spin on his 1985 remix album.
R.E.M. to Release ‘At the BBC’ Box Set
Sessions recorded between 1984 and 2008 collected on eight CDs and one DVD.
Metallica Begin 2018 ‘WorldWired’ North American Tour: Set List + Videos
We've got the set list and video from the opening night of the second North American leg of Metallica's WorldWired tour.
Queen + Adam Lambert Kick Off ‘Crown Jewels’ Las Vegas Residency: Set List + Video
Queen's three-week residency at the Park Theater in Las Vegas began last night (Sept. 1).
How to Watch Aretha Franklin’s Funeral
Friday's service will be broadcast online and on TV.
John Lennon’s Killer, Mark David Chapman, Denied Parole Again
For the 10th time, Mark David Chapman has been denied parole for the 1980 killing of John Lennon.
The Allman Brothers’ Gravesite Is Being Expanded
The Macon, Ga., final resting place of Gregg and Duane Allman and Berry Oakley is being expanded, with construction currently underway.
Eric Clapton to Release Christmas Album, ‘Happy Xmas’
Eric Clapton is putting out 'Happy Xmas,' which will be comprised of 13 standards and one new original song.
Ultimate Classic Rock to Co-Host Conversation With Ace Frehley
The former Kiss guitarist will appear at the MI Concert Hall in Los Angeles in September.