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.
Aerosmith’s Steven Tyler and Joe Perry Meet President Obama
President Obama invited Steven Tyler and Joe Perry aboard Air Force One for a chat when they were both at the Orlando airport.
Listen to Iron and Wine’s Take on Cyndi Lauper’s ‘Time After Time’
The full version of the classic ballad that Iron and Wine recorded for a commercial has been released.
Listen to Dee Snider’s Cover of Nine Inch Nails’ ‘Head Like a Hole’
Dee Snider's new album includes a cover of Nine Inch Nails' hit.
Neil Young Announces New Album, ‘Peace Trail’
Neil Young will release 'Peace Trail' on Dec. 2.
Record Store Day Black Friday 2016: 25 Must-Have Records
A diverse assortment of records will be available on vinyl and in limited quantities in independent shops on November 25.
Sinead O’Connor Has Been in Rehab
Sinead O'Connor has sought out treatment for her longtime marijuana habit.
Chris Martin, Beck and Chad Smith Cover Bruce Springsteen, Pink Floyd and the Beach Boys
The benefit for the Boys and Girls Club of Malibu had quite a good cover band at their fundraiser this weekend.
Mick Jagger Is Reportedly Going to Be a Father Again
Melanie Hamrick, Mick Jagger's 29-year-old girlfriend, is reportedly pregnant.
Ozzy Osbourne Has a Cameo in ‘Ghostbusters’
Because who better to tackle ghosts than the Prince of Darkness?
Joe Perry Stable After Collapsing, Being Hospitalized Mid-Concert
The Aerosmith guitarist was performing with his Alice Cooper-fronted side project, the Hollywood Vampires.