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.
Metallica Lyrics Googled Shortly After Murder
Police say that, hours after killing his pregnant wife and two daughters, Chris Watts looked up the lyrics to Metallica's "Battery."
How Guns N’ Roses’ ‘The Spaghetti Incident?’ Got Its Name
Title of band's 1993 covers LP wasn't about a food fight between Axl Rose and Steven Adler.
Rolling Stones Announce 2019 U.S. ‘No Filter’ Tour
Band will bring its latest tour to stadiums across North America starting in the spring.
Listen to Chris Cornell’s Mash-Up of Metallica and U2’s ‘One’ Songs
The Soundgarden frontman sang the lyrics to Metallica's "One" to the tune of U2's song of the same name onstage in 2015.
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?
Five men have held down the low end for Metallica. Here's a look at who's played the most shows.
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.