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.
All the Ways Motley Crue Said They’d Never Tour Again
They're hardly the first band to go back on their word to never tour again, but others didn't sign a contract in front of the press.
Black Crowes Reunite for ‘Shake Your Money Maker’ Tour
Band will play 'Shake Your Money Maker' and hits across North America in the summer.
Doobie Brothers Lineup Changes: A Complete Guide
Their history is generally thought of as being of two distinct sounds and lineups, but it's more complicated than that.
Iron Maiden Extend ‘Legacy of the Beast’ Tour Into 2020
Metal legends will embark on a third leg behind current production.
Ringo Starr Announces 2020 North American Tour
The All-Starr Band will play 20 East Coast dates next year.
Journey Announce 2020 North American Tour With the Pretenders
Trek will take place over 60 dates next spring and summer.
Trent Reznor Now Kinda Likes the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame
Nine Inch Nails frontman had a change of heart after inducting the Cure this year.
Recording Engineer Ed Cherney Dies at 69
Multiple Grammy-winner worked on albums by the Rolling Stones, Eric Clapton, Bonnie Raitt and many others.
Listen to ‘Get the Money’ by Foo Fighters’ Taylor Hawkins
Drummer's side project the Coattail Riders releases title track from upcoming album featuring Chrissie Hynde, Duff McKagan and Joe Walsh.
Def Leppard to Release 1980 ‘On Through the Night’ Live Album
'On Through the Night'-era show will be the first pre-'Pyromania' live album from the band.
Elton John Says ‘The Lion King’ Remake Messed Up His Music
Star felt he wasn't treated with the same respect as he was in 1994.
Beatles to Release ‘The Singles Collection’ Vinyl Box Set
Group will release 22 U.K. 45s with international picture sleeves plus two songs from the mid-'90s.