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.
Ozzy Osbourne Diagnosed With Parkinson’s Disease
Metal legend revealed his condition on 'Good Morning America.'
Doobie Brothers, NIN, T-Rex and Depeche Mode Inducted Into Rock Hall
Class of 2020 includes acts who made their fame in the '70s, '80s and '90s.
Elton John Plays Piano, Sings on Ozzy Osbourne’s ‘Ordinary Man’
Drummer Chad Smith spoke about the Rocket Man's involvement in the sessions for new LP's title track.
2019’s 25 Biggest Rock Stories
Looking back on farewell tours, big-screen rock biographies, Motley Crue plotting yet another tour, Soundgarden and Van Halen drama.
Motley Crue, Def Leppard, Poison and Joan Jett Announce 2020 Tour
"Cessation of Touring Agreement" has been officially voided.
Doobie Brothers Add Dates to 2020 Tour
Reunion with Michael McDonald will include 23 more shows than previously revealed.
Check Out U2’s New Song, ‘Ahimsa’
Track about non-violence was written with A.R. Rahman prior to band's first-ever India concert.
The Who Release New Song, ‘I Don’t Wanna Get Wise’
Band also revealed details on four bonus tracks from their upcoming album.
Ringo Starr Announces 2020 North American Tour
The All-Starr Band will play 20 East Coast dates next year.
Bee Gees Biopic Gets ‘Bohemian Rhapsody’ Producer
Graham King has signed on to produce a movie about the disco kings.
Recording Engineer Ed Cherney Dies at 69
Multiple Grammy-winner worked on albums by the Rolling Stones, Eric Clapton, Bonnie Raitt and many others.
Def Leppard to Release 1980 ‘On Through the Night’ Live Album
'On Through the Night'-era show will be the first pre-'Pyromania' live album from the band.