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.
Stan Lee Dies: Rockers React
Gene Simmons, Kirk Hammett and other rockers are paying tribute after the Marvel legend's death.
Rush’s Alex Lifeson Working With Drummer Marco Minnemann
Joe Satriani collaborator revealed he's working on a project with guitarist.
John Mellencamp and Meg Ryan Are Engaged
Meg Ryan announced her engagement to John Mellencamp via Instagram.
Which Metallica Bassist Has Played the Most Shows?
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Queen ‘Bohemian Rhapsody’ Review Headlines Ranked
A number of outlets are using the band's lyrics and song titles to tell you about the new movie.
Van Halen-Themed Play to Debut Off-Broadway in 2019
The Atlantic Theatre Company's 'Eddie and Dave' is a gender-bending play based on Eddie Van Halen and David Lee Roth.
Gibson Set to Emerge From Bankruptcy
Nearly six months after filing for bankruptcy, Gibson Brands Inc. has a new majority ownership and leadership team that will officially take over on Nov. 1.
Lynyrd Skynyrd’s Farewell Tour Won’t Be a Goodbye
Gary Rossington said the band plans to continue working even after their farewell tour ends.
New Tom Petty Set, ‘The Best of Everything,’ to Be Released
Two-disc compilation gathers songs from the Heartbreakers, Mudcrutch and solo career.
Rush to Release 40th Anniversary Edition of ‘Hemispheres’
A Super Deluxe Edition of the 1978 LP adds previously unreleased concert.