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.
Pearl Jam Brings Out Members of Soundgarden and Mudhoney in Seattle
A few old friends welcomed Pearl Jam back to their Seattle home last night (Aug. 11).
Slash on Guns N’ Roses’ Future: ‘We’ve Just Started to Touch the Surface’
The Guns N' Roses guitarist is set to release his third record with Myles Kennedy and the Conspirators.
Jeff Lynne’s ELO Start First North American Tour Since 1981: Set List and Video
Band's return to the U.S. last night featured catalog of hits.
Dee Snider Sold His Publishing Rights to Pay Lower Taxes
Dee Snider said that he sold "a major part" of his Snidest Music three years ago in part because of the difference in how the money is taxed.
Sammy Hagar Offers First Preview of New Circle Album
A new Instagram clip shows him listening to the upcoming record.
Toto Has Covered Weezer’s ‘Hash Pipe’
Toto has paid back Weezer for covering "Africa" by putting their own spin on the alternative band's 2001 hit.
You Could Be in the Next Tom Petty Video
Tom Petty fans are being asked to submit photos and videos for possible inclusion in the video for the next single from the 'An American Treasure' box set.
Slash Calls ‘Living the Dream’ a ‘Natural Progression’ From ‘World on Fire’
In a new interview, Slash talked about the creation of 'Living the Dream,' his upcoming album with the Conspirators.
See the First Picture of the Chris Cornell Statue
A statue of Soundgarden singer Chris Cornell will be erected outside Seattle's Museum of Pop Culture on Aug. 29.
Ultimate Classic Rock to Livestream Randy Bachman Concert
Rock veteran's "Every Song Tells a Story: Songs of the Guess Who and Bachman-Turner Overdrive" show is coming to our Facebook page Saturday night.