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.
Listen to Ray Davies’ New Version of ‘Oklahoma U.S.A.': Exclusive Premiere
The former Kinks frontman re-recorded one of his band's old songs for the upcoming 'Our Country: Americana Act II' LP.
Listen to John Fogerty and Billy Gibbons’ New Song, ‘The Holy Grail’
The touring partners promised us a collaboration. Here it is.
Watch Kelly Clarkson Cover the Guess Who’s ‘American Woman’
The pop singer premiered her version of the 1970 hit for a new sitcom theme at the CMT Music Awards last night.
Grateful Dead to Screen 1989 Concert in Theaters
The band's show from Philadelphia's JFK Stadium will be shown at the annual "Grateful Dead Meet-Up at the Movies" on Jerry Garcia's birthday.
Listen to Weezer’s Cover of Toto’s ‘Africa’
A week after teasing fans with a different Toto cover, Weezer finally give fans the tune they wanted.
John Bonham Sculpture Erected in His Hometown
A massive sculpture of John Bonham was erected in Redditch, England on what would have been the Led Zeppelin drummer's 70th birthday.
Paul Stanley Guests at Gene Simmons’ Las Vegas ‘Vault’ Event
It was sorta like a Kiss show, but not.
John Fogerty and ZZ Top Kick Off ‘Blues and Bayous’ Tour: Set List
One of this year's most eagerly awaited package tours began last night (May 25) when ZZ Top and John Fogerty opened up their Blues and Bayous Tour at the Borgata Spa & Resort in Atlantic City, N.J.
Phil Collen Leaves Def Leppard Tour
Less than a week after Def Leppard's tour with Journey began, a reported family emergency has caused Phil Collen to leave the tour.
Former Guess Who Singer Burton Cummings Injured in Serious Car Accident
Former Guess Who singer Burton Cummings suffered a concussion and numerous other injuries to his body in a car accident.
Aerosmith’s ‘Dude (Looks Like a Lady)’ Was Inspired by Vince Neil
Co-writer Desmond Child spoke about how the Motley Crue singer inspired Aerosmith's comeback hit.
Queen Release Full Trailer for ‘Bohemian Rhapsody’
Queen have delivered the trailer to their long-awaited 'Bohemian Rhapsody' biopic.