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.
Sammy Hagar Reveals More Details of Eddie Van Halen Reunion Call
Singer said his ex-bandmate had practically been waiting for him to call in the last few months of the guitarist's life.
Eddie Van Halen Tributes: Billboards, Marquees and Sidewalks
Messages of love for the guitarist, from the simple to the grand, have popped up all over the U.S.
Guns N’ Roses Launch ‘Not in This Lifetime’ Pinball Machine
Slash served as co-designer on the game, which includes 21 GNR songs.
Helen Reddy, ‘I Am Woman’ Singer, Dies at 78
Vocalist, actor and feminist icon had been diagnosed with dementia in 2015.
Grateful Dead Announce ‘American Beauty’ 50th-Anniversary Reissue
Deluxe Edition adds a previously unreleased concert from 1971.
Judas Priest to Celebrate ’50 Heavy Metal Years’ in 648 Page Book
Band's history will be commemorating with 648 pages of photographs and essays, with contributions from all current members.
Tom Petty’s Long-Awaited ‘Wildflowers’ Box Set Announced
Collection containing 1994 album's many outtakes has been in the works since at least 2015.
UFO’s Pete Way Dies: Rockers React
Luminaries like Ozzy Osbourne and Kirk Hammett praised the bassist, who passed away on Aug. 14.
Ozzy Osbourne’s Biopic Will Be an ‘Adult Movie for Adults’
Sharon Osbourne says it won't be a "Hallmark rock movie" like 'Bohemian Rhapsody.'
Why the Eagles Refused to Be Pigeonholed With ‘James Dean’
Tribute to the actor signaled a sonic shift away from country rock.
Why Ozzy Osbourne’s Daughter Found His Reality Show ‘Appalling’
Aimee Osbourne moved out at 16 rather than be on camera.
Molly Hatchet Guitarist Steve Holland Dies
Holland was in the group from 1974-84.