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.
Kenny Rogers, Country-Pop Star, Dies at 81
Singer had a string of crossover hits between 1977 and 1987, but his career stretched nearly 60 years.
30 Years Ago: Heather Locklear Inspires Motley Crue’s ‘Without You’
Tommy Lee's marriage to the 'Dynasty' star provided Nikki Sixx with the impetus to write the 'Dr. Feelgood' power ballad.
Ratt, Skid Row, Slaughter and Tom Keifer Announce Tour
The Big Rock Summer Tour will bring together music from four popular '80s bands.
Def Leppard to Release ‘London to Vegas’ Live Set
Six-disc box compiles audio and video of two recent shows.
Neil Peart to Be Honored With Tribute in His Hometown
"A Night for Neil" will take place in St. Catharines, Ontario.
Foo Fighters Announce the Van Tour 2020
Band will celebrate 25th anniversary by playing many of the same cities hit in 1995.
Megadeth and Lamb of God Announce North American Tour
Bands will play 55 dates across the continent in the summer and fall.
How Axl Rose Was Animated for His ‘New Looney Tunes’ Episode
Artist for the show takes viewers through the process from rough draft to animation.
Guns N’ Roses Dedicate ‘Knockin’ on Heaven’s Door’ to Kobe Bryant
First show of 2020 featured a tribute to the basketball legend.
Ozzy Osbourne Still Aiming for 2020 Tour: ‘If I’m Well Enough’
Singer admitted his health might not be up to the challenge of the road.
Joey Kramer Reportedly Sues Aerosmith After Grammy Ban
Report says a lawsuit claims drummer had to audition to regain place in band after injury.
Rush’s Geddy Lee and Alex Lifeson Thank Fans for Support
Band's surviving members are grateful to those who reached out in the aftermath of Neil Peart's death.