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.
Billy Gibbons’ Opening Act Says He Was Fired for Posting Pro-Trump Views
Benton Blount says he was booted as the opening act on Billy Gibbons' current tour after a Facebook post where he promoted his conservative views.
Bruce Springsteen Announces ‘Springsteen on Broadway’ Album
Upcoming album and Netflix special previewed with "Land of Hope and Dreams."
Van Halen-Themed Play to Debut Off-Broadway in 2019
The Atlantic Theatre Company's 'Eddie and Dave' is a gender-bending play based on Eddie Van Halen and David Lee Roth.
Why Bad Reviews Won’t Stop ‘Bohemian Rhapsody’ From Topping Charts
Even though critics haven't been kind to the Queen biopic, it's expected to have a strong first week at the box office.
Journey Cassette Mistaken for Suspicious Package
Authorities in North Carolina were called in to investigate a suspicious package, but it turned out to be a tape by Journey.
Molly Hatchet Frontman Jimmy Farrar Dies
The late singer made his debut on the platinum-selling 'Beatin' the Odds' in 1980.
Gibson Set to Emerge From Bankruptcy
Nearly six months after filing for bankruptcy, Gibson Brands Inc. has a new majority ownership and leadership team that will officially take over on Nov. 1.
Jeff Lynne’s ELO Announce Summer 2019 North American Tour
Following the success of its 10-date trek in August, the band will return to North America next summer.
Lynyrd Skynyrd’s Farewell Tour Won’t Be a Goodbye
Gary Rossington said the band plans to continue working even after their farewell tour ends.
Beatles Release Acoustic Version of ‘While My Guitar Gently Weeps’
A previously unreleased early recording of George Harrison's song features him on acoustic guitar and Paul McCartney on harmonium.
Lynyrd Skynyrd Members Lose ‘Street Survivors’ Film Lawsuit
A lower court had ruled that Artimus Pyle's biopic violated an agreement preventing members from exploiting the band's tragic history.
Lindsey Buckingham Says Stevie Nicks Forced Him Out of Fleetwood Mac
He says she gave the band a him-or-me ultimatum after their last concert together.