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.
Bruce Springsteen Releases 1990 Christic Institute Benefit Concerts
Bruce Springsteen's archival release program returns with a pair of solo acoustic shows from 1990.
Listen to Foghat’s ‘Under the Influence': Exclusive Premiere
Ultimate Classic Rock premieres the lyric video to the title track to Foghat's upcoming album, 'Under the Influence.'
Led Zeppelin’s Laywers Accuse Spirit of ‘Tainting the Jury Pool’ in ‘Stairway to Heaven’ L…
Spirit's lawyers are "playing to the press," say the plaintiff's laywers in a legal brief.
20 Years Ago: Metallica Unveil New Look in ‘Until It Sleeps’ Video
Metallica showed to the world that they had cut off their hair when the video for "Until It Sleeps" premiered on May 23, 1996.
The Story of Bob Dylan’s Infamous ‘Judas’ Concert
One of the most famous concerts in rock history saw Bob Dylan battle hecklers at the Free Trade Hall in Manchester, England on May 17, 1966.
Bruce Springsteen Sounds Like Stevie Nicks When His Voice Is Sped Up
Somebody on Twitter made a discovery about Bruce Springsteen's voice.
Alice Cooper Says Prince Kept Trying to Steal Orianthi From Him
According to Cooper, Prince wanted Cooper's guitarist for one of his own projects.
Prince Called Up Journey’s Jonathan Cain to See if ‘Purple Rain’ Sounded Like ‘Faithfully’
Jonathan Cain recalled Prince playing him "Purple Rain" before the song was released.
Billy Gibbons Discusses Prince’s ‘Sensational’ Guitar Playing
The ZZ Top frontman recalls a lengthy conversation about guitar with Prince.
Metallica Honored by Mayor Upon Return to ’80s Home
Metallica stopped by their former home in El Cerrito, Calif., where they were honored by that city's mayor.
Guns N’ Roses Debut ‘Out Ta Get Me’ + ‘Used to Love Her’ at Last Coachella Show: Video, Ph…
We've got pictures and video from the second night of Guns N' Roses headlining slot at Coachella.
Aerosmith’s Tom Hamilton to Tour With Thin Lizzy
Aerosmith's bassist has signed on for a handful of dates this summer with the Irish rock legends.