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 Mastodon’s Cover of ‘Stairway to Heaven’
Band recorded Led Zeppelin classic as tribute to late manager.
Watch Geddy Lee Sit In With the Claypool Lennon Delirium
Rush frontman jammed with Les Claypool and Sean Lennon on cover of the Beatles' "Tomorrow Never Knows."
Rock Star Whiskeys
Since the beginning of the craft whiskey boom of the early-to-mid '10s, a handful of rockers have partnered with distilleries to launch their own line of the spirit.
Nikki Sixx Says He Doesn’t Remember Alleged Rape in ‘The Dirt’
Bassist now tries to distance himself from incident recounted in Motley Crue book.
25 Big Things That Didn’t Exist Before Nirvana’s Last Concert
A look at all the important and wild ways the world has changed since March 1, 1994, when band played its last show.
Meet Douglas Booth, ‘The Dirt”s Nikki Sixx
Even though actor is only 26, he comes to Motley Crue movie with an impressive list of credits.
Rami Malek Wins Best Actor Oscar for ‘Bohemian Rhapsody’
Rami Malek's portrayal of Freddie Mercury in 'Bohemian Rhapsody' earned him the biggest prize an actor can win.
Watch Motley Crue’s ‘The Dirt’ Teaser Trailer
Motley Crue has shared a teaser trailer for their upcoming biopic 'The Dirt.'
Guns N’ Roses to Do ‘More Recording’ Soon, Says Richard Fortus
Guns N' Roses could be back in the studio as early as mid-March.
Iron Maiden Launch ‘Trooper Nitro’ Kegged Beer
Band adds nitrogen and carbon dioxide to Trooper beer for new brew.
Guns N’ Roses and Def Leppard Cheeses Headed to Stores
"Sweet Cheddar of Mine" and "Pour Some Gouda on Me" will be available at Aldi stores.
David Gilmour Is Auctioning Off His Guitar Collection
Former Pink Floyd guitarist is selling more than 120 of his most prized instruments to raise money for foundation.