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.
Molly Hatchet Frontman Jimmy Farrar Dies
The late singer made his debut on the platinum-selling 'Beatin' the Odds' in 1980.
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.
Jeff Lynne’s ELO Announce Summer 2019 North American Tour
Following the success of its 10-date trek in August, the band will return to North America next summer.
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.
Lynyrd Skynyrd Members Lose ‘Street Survivors’ Film Lawsuit
A lower court had ruled that Artimus Pyle's biopic violated an agreement preventing members from exploiting the band's tragic history.
Lindsey Buckingham Says Stevie Nicks Forced Him Out of Fleetwood Mac
He says she gave the band a him-or-me ultimatum after their last concert together.
Def Leppard, Stevie Nicks Lead 2019 Hall of Fame Nominees
Both earned their first-ever nominations, although Stevie Nicks was inducted in 1998 as a member of Fleetwood Mac.
Jon Bon Jovi Announces Two ‘Runaway to Paradise’ Cruises for 2019
Next year, Bon Jovi fans will have two opportunities to sail away with its frontman.
Phil Collins Kicks Off North American ‘Not Dead Yet’ Tour: Video + Set List
Phil Collins began his first North American tour in eight years with a hits-packed show at the BB&T Center in Sunrise, Fla.
New Tom Petty Set, ‘The Best of Everything,’ to Be Released
Two-disc compilation gathers songs from the Heartbreakers, Mudcrutch and solo career.