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.
B.B. King Cause of Death Revealed
The Clark County coroner has revealed the cause of blues legend B.B. King's death.
Iron Maiden’s Bruce Dickinson Is Now Cancer-Free
Bruce Dickinson has been "given the all-clear" after undergoing cancer treatment.
Yes to Release ‘Like It Is’ Concert DVD
On July 10, Yes will release Like It Is -- Yes at the Mesa Arts Center, a two-CD/DVD collection that was recorded on their most recent U.S. tour.
Paul McCartney Thinks Oasis Should Reunite
Add Paul McCartney to the list of those who want to see an Oasis reunion.
When John Lennon and Paul McCartney Appeared on ‘The Tonight Show’ to Promote Apple
After their trip to Rishikesh, India failed to provide the spiritual enlightenment they sought, the Beatles turned in the opposite direction – towards business matters.
Bill Ward Says Ozzy Osbourne’s Fans ‘F—ing Hate Me’
For all the public squabbling between Ozzy Osbourne and Bill Ward over the past few years, the former Black Sabbath drummer maintains that he holds no grudges toward anybody.
Metallica to Perform at 2015 X Games
The X Games are celebrating their 20th anniversary with some very special guests: Metallica.
Paul McCartney Played a Graduation Party With a Local Band
Paul McCartney has performed in stadiums and arenas all over the world.
B.B. King Is Receiving Hospice Care
B.B. King has told his fans that he is receiving hospice care at his home in Las Vegas.
Lemmy Is ‘Feeling Much Better’ After Latest Health Scare
Motorhead fans who may have been worried that the cancellation of the band's appearance this past weekend at the Monsters of Rock Festival in Sao Paolo spelled a return to Lemmy Kilmister’s recent health woes can breathe easier.
How John Lennon and Paul McCartney Almost Reunited on ‘Saturday Night Live’
It was meant as a joke, but it turned into, arguably, the greatest missed opportunity in rock history.
Joan Jett, Billy Idol and More to Honor Pete Townshend
The punks will meet the godfather on May 28 at the Best Buy Theater in New York.