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.
Queen Release Second ‘Bohemian Rhapsody’ Trailer
Here's another look at the upcoming Freddie Mercury biopic.
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.
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 Guns N’ Roses’ Acoustic Version of ‘Move to the City’
Band unveils third bonus recording from its upcoming expanded 'Appetite for Destruction' box.
Eddie Vedder ‘Completely’ Loses Voice, Pearl Jam Show Postponed
Band's London show put on hold because singer can't sing.
Monster Magnet Announce 2018 North American Tour
The band will play a month's worth of shows in support of their latest album.
Metallica Receives Polar Music Prize
Sweden's highest honor for musicians was presented to Metallica.
Toto’s Steve Lukather Loves Weezer’s ‘Africa’ Cover
"No one is laughing harder than me," the guitarist said of Weezer's version of Toto's No. 1 hit.
Tommy Lee’s Home Sweet Home Can Be Yours for $4.65 Million
Tommy Lee's house has a piano-shaped pool and an exotic indoor atrium with a waterfall.
Listen to Weezer’s Cover of Toto’s ‘Africa’
A week after teasing fans with a different Toto cover, Weezer finally give fans the tune they wanted.
Aerosmith’s ‘Dude (Looks Like a Lady)’ Was Inspired by Vince Neil
Co-writer Desmond Child spoke about how the Motley Crue singer inspired Aerosmith's comeback hit.
Kurt Cobain Death Scene Photos Will Remain Private
An appellate court has ruled against a journalist in his attempt to see photos from the 1994 death scene of Nirvana frontman Kurt Cobain.