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.
Richard Branson Denies Making $800 Million Led Zeppelin Reunion Offer
Richard Branson, the founder of the Virgin Group, says that there is "absolutely no truth" to the story that Robert Plant ripped up a contract with an $800 million offer for a Led Zeppelin reunion tour.
Will AC/DC’s Next Tour Be Their Last?
Author Jesse Fink believes AC/DC's next tour could be their last in a November 2014 interview.
Bruce Springsteen’s Lasagna Raises $600,000 at Stand Up for Heroes
It's a bedrock of Italian peasant cuisine, but when served by one of rock's biggest stars, it can cost a fortune.
AC/DC Issue Statement on Phil Rudd’s Arrest
A day after AC/DC drummer Phil Rudd was arrested for attempting to hire someone to murder two people, the band has issued a statement on the matter.
Paul Simon-Themed Exhibit to Open at Rock and Roll Hall of Fame
An exhibit devoted to the life and career of Paul Simon will open at the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame in Cleveland tomorrow.
39 Years Ago: Bruce Springsteen Appears on Covers of Both ‘Time’ and ‘Newsweek’
On Oct. 27, 1975, Bruce Springsteen made history by becoming the first rock star to land on the cover of Time and Newsweek in the same week.
Allman Brothers Band Pays Tribute to Jack Bruce
The Allman Brothers Band played Cream's 'Politician' as a tribute to the late Jack Bruce.
Jack Bruce’s Death: Eric Clapton, Ginger Baker + Other Rockers React
See how famous musicians who loved and knew Jack Bruce of Cream reacted to his death.
Joe Perry Kind Of Agrees With Gene Simmons That Rock Is Dead
Joe Perry can empathize with Gene Simmons about the problems facing rock music right now.
Eagles’ Don Henley Sues Company For Unauthorized Use Of Name In Ad
Don Henley has filed a suit against a clothing company on the grounds that they used his name and the title of an Eagles song without permission.
Steven Tyler to Record Country-Influenced Solo Album
Steven Tyler hinted that his upcoming solo album will have a country feel to it.
Ace Frehley Calls Paul Stanley A Sloppy Guitar Player
Ace Frehley responded to Paul's Stanley's complaints about his guitar playing with some charges of his own.