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.
Ozzy Osbourne Diagnosed With Parkinson’s Disease
Metal legend revealed his condition on 'Good Morning America.'
Doobie Brothers, NIN, T-Rex and Depeche Mode Inducted Into Rock Hall
Class of 2020 includes acts who made their fame in the '70s, '80s and '90s.
Pearl Jam Announce New ‘Gigaton’ Album and Tour
Band's 11th studio album is first since 2013's 'Lightning Bolt.'
Grand Funk Railroad Announces 2020 U.S. Tour
Their "Some Kind of Wonderful" trek will take place over 40 dates this year.
Elton John Nominated for Best Original Song Oscar
"I'm Gonna Love Me Again" is the sole Academy Award nod for 'Rocketman.'
New Allman Brothers Box Set Celebrates Band’s 50th Anniversary
'Trouble No More: 50th Anniversary Collection' compiles 61 tracks, including seven unreleased songs, from 13 different lineups of the band.
Foreigner Announce ‘Juke Box Heroes’ Tour With Kansas and Europe
Bands will play outdoor venues across North America this summer.
Queen Wowed by 13-Year-Old ‘Bohemian Rhapsody’ Singer
Norway's Angelina Jordan impressed the band with a rendition of its hit on 'America's Got Talent.'
Allman Brothers Band Alumni to Reunite for Concert
Former members of the band's final lineup will play Madison Square Garden.
The Case for All 16 2020 Rock and Roll Hall of Fame Candidates
All the nominees are deserving, but they can't all get in this year.
Dave Matthews, Pat Benatar Lead as Rock Hall Fan Vote Nears End
With one week to go in the voting, the '90s jam band has a commanding lead.
Greta Thunberg, Sebastian Bach Answer Meat Loaf’s Climate Comment
Former Skid Row singer and 17-year-old climate-change activist chime in on "brainwash" comment.