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.
Heroin Overdose Suspected in Death of Faith No More’s Chuck Mosley
Cleveland police reportedly discovered "two syringes, a baggie and a spoon with residue" near Chuck Mosley's body.
The Breeders Confirm a New Album for 2018
The Breeders have not put out a full-length record since 2008's 'Mountain Battles,' although an EP called 'Fate to Fatal' arrived in 2009.
Olivia Newton-John’s Ex-Boyfriend, Missing Since 2005, Possibly Found in Mexico
Patrick McDermott, who went missing in 2005 and was presumed dead, has reportedly been found in a small village in Mexico.
Billy Gibbons Joins Guns N’ Roses at Houston Show
ZZ Top's frontman sat in with Guns N' Roses for "Patience" at the Toyota Center.
R.E.M. Release Expanded NSFW Video for ‘Nightswimming’
An expanded and NSFW clip for "Nightswimming" appears on R.E.M.'s 25th anniversary edition of 'Automatic for the People.'
Queens of the Stone Age Announce 2018 North American Tour
Queens of the Stone Age will spend a good chunk of the first half of 2018 promoting 'Villains' across North America.
Watch Billy Corgan’s Video for ‘Aeronaut’
Billy Corgan's video for "Aeronaut" previews a virtual reality experience that is expected next year.
Pixies and Weezer Announce Co-Headlining 2018 North American Tour
Pixies and Weezer will embark on a seven-week tour in the summer of 2018.
Watch Linkin Park Debut ‘Looking for an Answer’ at Chester Bennington Memorial Concert
The band performed a new song at a concert held in memory of their late singer, Chester Bennington.
Foo Fighters Announce 2018 North American Tour
Foo Fighters will play more dates in North America in the spring and summer of 2018.
UPDATED: Foo Fighters Postpone Three Concerts Due to ‘Family Emergency’
Foo Fighters are only a week into their tour supporting Concrete and Gold, but unfortunately, they've already had to reschedule three of their shows.
Watch the Video for MGMT’s New Single, ‘Little Dark Age’
The long wait for new music from MGMT is over.