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.
20 Years Ago: Lawrence Gowan Plays First Show With Styx
A new era started in Branson, Mo., on July 8, 1999.
Unreleased Bruce Springsteen Song Highlights Movie Soundtrack
'Blinded by the Light' LP includes a dozen Boss tracks, including new "I'll Stand by You."
Alice Cooper, Rob Halford Guest on Motorhead’s Phil Campbell LP
Guitarist gets help from some big names on his first solo album.
Beck Joins Bird and the Bee for Van Halen ‘Hot for Teacher’ Cover
Song comes from band's upcoming tribute LP to rock legends.
‘Stranger Things’ Season 3 Soundtrack Features Cars, Who, More
Netflix hit show's new episodes include plenty of '80s classics.
Robin Zander Will Sing on Ace Frehley’s ‘Origins Vol. 2′
Ace Frehley gave a few details about his next album.
Alan Rogan, Pete Townshend’s Guitar Tech, Dies
Alan Rogan looked after Pete Townshend's guitars for more than 40 years.
55 Years Ago: The Who Arrive With ‘Zoot Suit’ and ‘I’m the Face’
They were still called the High Numbers when they released their debut single.
Billy Gibbons’ Third Solo Album Will Pay Tribute to Joe Hardy
ZZ Top frontman will honor his friend and longtime engineer on next LP.
Listen to Miley Cyrus Cover Metallica
Pop singer covered "Nothing Else Matters" during her Glastonbury set.
Watch Steven Tyler Sitting in With Paul McCartney
Aerosmith singer spent his night off from Las Vegas residency by singing a Beatles classic with Paul McCartney.
Sharon Osbourne Slams Donald Trump’s Use of Ozzy Osbourne’s ‘Crazy Train’
Sharon Osbourne has issued a statement saying President Trump's use of "Crazy Train" in a tweet was unauthorized.