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 Plays First Solo Show Since Black Sabbath’s Farewell: Set List + Video
With Black Sabbath having played its farewell show back in February, Ozzy Osbourne resumed his solo career last night at the Rock USA Festival in Oshkosh, Wisc.
Eddie Money Loses Motion to Dismiss Claims in Ex-Drummer’s Wrongful Termination Lawsuit
In a deposition, Eddie Money said he imagined an album called 'The Reasons Why I Fired Glenn.'
Paul McCartney Spans 60 Years of Music at Tour Opener in Miami: Set List + Video
Paul McCartney kicked off the latest leg of his One on One tour in Miami on July 7, 2017.
Gregg Allman Laid to Rest at Funeral
Gregg Allman was laid to rest following a private service in his hometown of Macon, Ga.,
Phil Collins Plays First Comeback Show: Set List, Video
Last night in Liverpool, Phil Collins played his first full-length concert in about seven years at the Echo Arena in Liverpool, England.
James Hetfield Calls Chris Cornell’s Death a ‘Sad Story’
The death of Soundgarden's Chris Cornell has brought out the reflective side of James Hetfield.
The Eagles Are Suing the Owners of a ‘Hotel California’
The group says the owners of a Mexican hotel are suggesting a connection between their property and the Eagles hit song and album.
Robert Plant Website Message Prompts New Round of Led Zeppelin Reunion Rumors
A cryptic message on Robert Plant's website is being used to suggest that Led Zeppelin will reunite for 2017 Desert Trip.
Peter Criss Explains His Decision to Retire
Kiss' founding drummer discussed why he's planning to hang it up after playing at a few Kiss conventions.
Spirit Lawyer Files Appeal in Led Zeppelin ‘Stairway to Heaven’ Case
The lawyer for the estate of Spirit's Randy California has appealed last year's verdict that Led Zeppelin did not rip off "Taurus" for "Stairway to Heaven."