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.
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.
Grand Funk Railroad Announces 2020 U.S. Tour
Their "Some Kind of Wonderful" trek will take place over 40 dates this year.
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.
Ozzy Osbourne Unveils ‘Straight to Hell’ Music Video
Clip shows the Prince of Darkness seated amid a clash between protesters and authorities.
How David Lee Roth’s Old Phone Number Almost Ended a Marriage
The singer's reputation as a ladies' man came close to ending a marriage, although he had nothing to do with it.
2019’s 25 Biggest Rock Stories
Looking back on farewell tours, big-screen rock biographies, Motley Crue plotting yet another tour, Soundgarden and Van Halen drama.
Ozzy Osbourne’s New Video Takes Hard Look at Addiction Struggle
"Under the Graveyard" clip revisits a dark time in the rocker's life.
Kiss Confirm David Lee Roth as Opener for ‘End of the Road’ Tour
Van Halen singer will play at both legs on farewell tour.
David Lee Roth Reportedly Set to Open for Kiss on Farewell Tour
Van Halen singer will reportedly join the End of the Road tour for its first 2020 dates.
Alice Cooper and Foo Fighters to Play Aerosmith Benefit Concert
Boston rockers have been named MusiCares' Person of the Year for 2020.