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.
Beatles Release Acoustic Version of ‘While My Guitar Gently Weeps’
A previously unreleased early recording of George Harrison's song features him on acoustic guitar and Paul McCartney on harmonium.
Lindsey Buckingham Says Stevie Nicks Forced Him Out of Fleetwood Mac
He says she gave the band a him-or-me ultimatum after their last concert together.
Bob Dylan to Release ‘Blood on the Tracks’ Box Set
The latest 'Bootleg Series' volume collects original sessions from classic 1975 album.
Toto’s Steve Lukather ‘Took the High Road’ in New Autobiography: Exclusive Video Interview
Toto guitarist explains why he resisted temptation to use new memoir to settle old scores.
Bob Seger Announces ‘Travelin’ Man’ Farewell Tour
Seger and the Silver Bullet Band will turn the page one last time with a tour that kicks off in the fall.
Motley Crue Confirm Four New Songs for ‘The Dirt’ Soundtrack
Vince Neil and Nikki Sixx combined on Twitter to say that Motley Crue are recording four new songs for the soundtrack to 'The Dirt.'
Five Years Ago: Vanilla Ice Jinxes the Houston Texans
The 2013 Houston Texans were primed for a serious run at the Super Bowl. Then Vanilla Ice played their halftime show.
Tom Petty Camp Plotting ‘Wildflowers’ Box, ’97 Fillmore Live Set
Mike Campbell talked about the possibility of more archival releases from late band leader.
‘Eminem Was Never Homophobic': How Elton John Helped Rap’s Biggest Star
Elton John has long-defended Eminem against charges of homophobia, and also helped him get off drugs.
Paul McCartney Announces First U.S. Shows of 2019
Freshen Up tour will make its way to the States next year.
Listen to Steven Tyler and Nuno Bettencourt Cover the Rolling Stones’ ‘Brown Sugar’
Aerosmith's singer and Extreme's guitarist covered the classic for an album that pays tribute to FAME Studios in Muscle Shoals, Ala.
Billy Joel Pays Tribute to Aretha Franklin, Welcomes Bryan Adams
Singer performed "Respect" and welcomed a guest to his Madison Square Garden show last night.