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.
Malcolm Young’s Final Years
How the AC/DC family dealt with Malcolm Young's numerous health problems - and a series of other upheavals - in the last few years of his life.
Malcolm Young of AC/DC Dies: Rockers React
The death of AC/DC's founder has caused many friends and admirers to share their grief on social media.
Dave Mustaine Has Lyme Disease
Dave Mustaine revealed that a bite from a tick gave him Lyme disease.
Rolling Stones Pull Out Rarities in No Filter Tour Opener: Set List, Video
The Rolling Stones' tour opener in Hamburg included a song they hadn't performed in 44 years.
Mick Fleetwood Remembers Fleetwood Mac’s Early Days in New Book
Fleetwood Mac's beginnings as a blues band are documented in a photo-intensive book by Mick Fleetwood.
Aerosmith Have Begun Recording a New Song
Brad Whitford said the band spent time in a London studio during their recent European tour.
Deep Purple and Alice Cooper Kick Off Co-Headlining Tour in Vegas: Set List + Videos
Both acts delivered classics and new songs at the Chelsea at the Cosmopolitan of Las Vegas.
Ronnie Wood Speaks About His Lung Cancer Battle: ‘It Could Have Been Curtains’
Ron Wood described the week when "everything hung in the balance" after learning that he had lung cancer.
Why Donald Trump’s Newest White House Hire Has Everybody Googling Queen’s ‘Bohemian Rhapso…
The appointment of Anthony Scaramucci has resulted in a flood of "scaramouch" searches and "Bohemian Rhapsody"-based wordplay.
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.