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.
Cranberries Singer Dolores O’Riordan Dies
Dolores O’Riordan, who fronted the Irish alternative rock band the Cranberries, has died in a London hotel.
Are Radiohead and Lana Del Rey Fighting Over a Hollies Song?
Radiohead claim that Lana Del Rey's "Get Free" borrows heavily from their "Creep," which itself was sued for ripping off the Hollies' "The Air That I Breathe."
Vinnie Paul’s Tour Bus Is for Sale
A 23-year-old tour bus owned by Vinnie Paul can be all yours.
Chris Cornell Fans Asked Not to Film at His Grave
Ever since he was laid to rest last May, Chris Cornell fans have been making pilgrimages to the Hollywood Forever cemetery in Los Angeles to visit his final resting place.
Larry Harris of Casablanca Records Dies
Larry Harris was second-in-command to Neil Bogart at Casablanca, the original home of Kiss.
Gene Simmons Responds to Newly Filed Sexual Battery Lawsuit
Gene Simmons is denying a reporter's claims that he groped her and placed her hand on his knee during an interview.
Alice Cooper to Star in NBC’s Live ‘Jesus Christ Superstar’ Musical
NBC will broadcast a live production of 'Jesus Christ Superstar,' with Alice Cooper as King Herod, on Easter Sunday 2018.
Watch Corrosion of Conformity’s Video for ‘Wolf Named Crow’
Corrosion of Conformity is preparing to release their first album in 12 years with lead singer Pepper Keenan, who left after 2005's 'In the Arms of God.'
U2 ‘Songs of Experience’ Review Round-Up
We've collected highlights from some of the reviews of U2's 'Songs of Experience.'
Foo Fighters, Chris Cornell and Queens of the Stone Age Nominated for 2018 Grammys
Foo Fighters, Queens of the Stone Age and Chris Cornell are among the big names who picked up nominations for the 2018 Grammy Awards.