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.
Chris Rainbow, Singer With Alan Parsons Project and Camel, Dies
Chris Rainbow, a singer whose credits include a string of hit albums with the Alan Parsons Project and a stint in Camel, has died.
Robin Zander Says Spilled Beer Helped Revive Cheap Trick, Discusses Bun E. Carlos Lawsuit
Sharing a round of drinks can often create the bonds of friendships needed to form a band (or, for that matter, lead to the arguments that break them up).
Mats Olausson, Former Yngwie Malmsteen Keyboardist, Dies
Mats Olausson was found dead in a Thai hotel room. He was 54.
Paul McCartney and Paul Simon Bookend ‘SNL 40′
McCartney performed "Maybe I'm Amazed" early in the night and Simon closed the show with "Still Crazy after All These Years."
Paul McCartney and Paul Simon Sing ‘I’ve Just Seen a Face’ on ‘SNL 40’
Paul McCartney and Paul Simon helped open 'SNL 40' with a Beatles classic.
Alice Cooper and Joe Perry Join Forces as the Hollywood Vampires
The two rock legends will be joined by Johnny Depp at Rock in Rio.
Eddie Van Halen Doesn’t Know Where David Lee Roth Is Living
The guitarist revealed that he is unaware of his lead singer's current whereabouts.
Jimmy Page Announces New ‘Sound Tracks’ Box Set
The soundtracks Jimmy Page composed for 'Lucifer Rising' and 'Death Wish II' will be released on March 6.
Sam Andrew, Guitarist for Big Brother and the Holding Company, Dies
Sam Andrew was a founding member of Big Brother and the Holding Company.
2015 Grammys: Who to Watch and Who to Root For
The 57th annual Grammy Awards will take place at the Staples Center in Los Angeles on Sunday.
How the Beatles Conquered America Without Playing a Single Note
An estimated crowd of somewhere between three and five thousand greeted the Beatles' Pan Am Flight 101 on Feb. 7, 1964 at John F. Kennedy Airport in New York City.
Paul McCartney, Rihanna and Kanye West to Perform ‘FourFiveSeconds’ at Grammys
Paul McCartney, Rihanna and Kanye West will give the first-ever performance of their new song ‘FourFiveSeconds’ at the 57th Annual Grammy Awards on Sunday.