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.
Watch Krist Novoselic and Jerry Cantrell Perform With Surviving Doors Members
The Doors were the honorees at Seattle's Museum of Pop Culture, and a concert featured members of Nirvana and Alice in Chains.
U2, Coldplay, Depeche Mode Among 2017’s Top-Grossing Tours
U2's 30th anniversary tour for 'The Joshua Tree' was the highest-grossing tour of 2017.
Billy Corgan Has Recorded a Double-Album
Billy Corgan revealed that he recently recorded 16 songs in Nashville.
Vincent Nguini, Guitarist for Paul Simon, Dies
Cameroonian guitarist Vincent Nguini worked with Paul Simon for decades, beginning with 1991's 'The Rhythm of the Saints.'
The Decemberists Record Unused NSFW ‘Hamilton’ Song About Ben Franklin
"Ben Franklin's Song" portrays the Founding Father as a profanity-spewing braggart.
Radiohead, Rage Against the Machine + Depeche Mode Shut Out of Rock Hall Class of 2018
The Rock and Roll Hall of Fame's Class of 2018 has been announced and Radiohead, Rage Against the Machine and other alternative bands didn't make the cut.
Jack White Hints at New Album With Teaser Video
Jack White has been talking about his follow-up to 2014's 'Lazaretto' for much of the year, and we think he's almost ready to unleash it.
Alice Cooper to Star in NBC’s Live ‘Jesus Christ Superstar’ Musical
NBC will broadcast a live production of 'Jesus Christ Superstar,' with Alice Cooper as King Herod, on Easter Sunday 2018.
Bob Seger Discusses His ‘Bad Year and a Half’
Bob Seger is about halfway through his recovery period from the back surgery that forced him to postpone most of his tour this past fall, and he's itching to get back out on the road.
Listen to Paul McCartney’s Extremely Rare 1965 Christmas Record
An extremely rare record made by Paul McCartney for his bandmates during the holidays in 1965 has made its way online.
Eagles Add Dates to 2018 North American Tour
The Eagles revealed eight more dates to next year's tour.
Dean Ween Group to Release ‘Deaner Rock 2′
The second solo album from Ween's Dean Ween will be released next year.