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.
How a Last-Minute Steve Perry Edit Changed ‘Lights’ Forever
The former Journey singer looked to his new hometown for inspiration.
Stevie Nicks Wishes Tom Petty and Prince Could Attend Her Rock Hall Induction
As Stevie Nicks is celebrating her induction into the Rock & Roll Hall of Fame, she's also thinking of a pair of friends that have departed in recent years, Tom Petty and Prince.
Def Leppard, Stevie Nicks and Zombies Lead List of 2019 Rock Hall Inductees
Next year's inductees also include the Cure, Radiohead and Roxy Music.
Jimmy Page Guarantees ‘Stuff’ Is on the Way in 2019
After spending the last few years on Led Zeppelin-related projects, Jimmy Page promised something under his own name in 2019.
Rolling Stones Announce 2019 U.S. ‘No Filter’ Tour
Band will bring its latest tour to stadiums across North America starting in the spring.
Gibson Set to Emerge From Bankruptcy
Nearly six months after filing for bankruptcy, Gibson Brands Inc. has a new majority ownership and leadership team that will officially take over on Nov. 1.
Jeff Lynne’s ELO Announce Summer 2019 North American Tour
Following the success of its 10-date trek in August, the band will return to North America next summer.
Def Leppard, Stevie Nicks Lead 2019 Hall of Fame Nominees
Both earned their first-ever nominations, although Stevie Nicks was inducted in 1998 as a member of Fleetwood Mac.
Dave Grohl Explains Why Foo Fighters Have Never Played Super Bowl Halftime Show
Frontman had discussions about playing the show in the past, but nothing has come of it.
Rolling Stones Announce ‘Voodoo Lounge Uncut’ Concert Video
The Rolling Stones' 1994 tour stop in Miami will be released as a Blu-ray/DVD-CD as 'Voodoo Lounge Uncut.'