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.
Tom Petty Dead at 66: Longtime Manager Confirms
Tom Petty, one of the most beloved songwriters of the rock era, has died at the age of 66.
Mumford and Sons Announce 2017 U.S. Headlining Dates
Mumford and Sons have added some shows to their festival and U2 opening slots.
The Jayhawks Back Ray Davies on New Album ‘Americana’
The legendary Kinks frontman has brought in the Jayhawks for his new album, 'Americana.'
Watch Metal Allegiance Cover David Bowie’s ‘Suffragette City’
The metal supergroup threw a "Tribute to Fallen Heroes" concert, which included a take on a David Bowie classic.
Watch Audioslave’s First Performance Since 2005
Audioslave reunited at the Anti-Inaugural Ball thrown by Prophets of Rage, a protest of the inauguration of Donald Trump.
Win a Pair of Tickets to See Def Leppard
Ultimate Classic Rock has teamed up with Def Leppard and Live Nation to give one lucky fan a pair of tickets to see Def Leppard this spring.
Howard Kaufman, Manager of Aerosmith, Stevie Nicks and the Eagles, Dies
The man who formed Front Line Management with Irving Azoff has died at the age of 79.
Watch President-Elect Donald Trump Walk Out to the Rolling Stones’ ‘Heart of Stone’ at His…
Donald and Melania Trump chose the Rolling Stones' 1964 single "Heart of Stone" as they walked down the steps of the Lincoln Memorial.
Beach Boys to Reportedly Perform at Inaugural Ball
Unnamed sources say the Beach Boys will play the Texas State Society's "Black Tie and Boots" inaugural ball.
Radiohead Announce 2017 U.S. Tour Dates
Radiohead will play nine other shows in the U.S. to coincide with their Coachella dates.