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.
Eagles, Guns N’ Roses and Pearl Jam Received PPP Loans
Money went to touring companies to help crew members who lost work due to COVID-19 pandemic.
Nine Rock Stars Who Died and Were Brought Back to Life
Many a rocker has lived a lifestyle that has left him or her perilously close to death, but only a handful have died and lived to tell the tale.
Socially Distanced Music Venue to Open in England
Newcastle's Virgin Money UK Unity Arena will open next month complete with "personal areas" spread throughout.
Tommy Lee Promises ‘Dark and Sexy’ Cover of a Classic Prince Song
Upcoming 'Andro' album reworks "When You Were Mine."
Lemmy Biopic Is in the Works
Movie will be made by the same creative team behind a 2010 documentary about the late Motorhead frontman.
Watch Pearl Jam’s Uncensored ‘Jeremy’ Video
Clip removes long-standing ambiguity about the final scene.
35 Years Ago: Guns N’ Roses’ Classic Lineup Plays First Show
'Appetite for Destruction' quintet performed for the first time only two days before beginning their first tour.
Axl Rose Slams ‘Bad, Repulsive’ President Trump
Guns N' Roses frontman accuses president of inciting "hatred n' anarchy" after the weekend's violence.
Def Leppard’s ‘Pour Some Sugar on Me’ Began With Random Noises
A bit of goofing around in the studio between Joe Elliott and Mutt Lange led to the T. Rex-influenced smash hit.
Dee Snider Covers AC/DC on New Live Album and Home Video
Concert recording features "Highway to Hell" and new studio song, "Prove Me Wrong."
Sammy Hagar Says Concerts Can’t Wait for a COVID-19 Vaccine
Singer has had discussions about how to proceed with shows once the number of cases goes down.
Metallica Announce Limited-Edition Batch 100 Blackened Whiskey
Barrels were aged in a room while a playlist created by master distiller and blender Rob Dietrich played.