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.
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After talking about Styx's 1981 hit all week long, Jimmy Fallon showed a remake of its video with actor Paul Rudd.
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Three of classic rock's biggest acts posted videos that suggested that they could be appearing at the same festival.
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Metallica stopped by their former home in El Cerrito, Calif., where they were honored by that city's mayor.
Billy Gibbons Discusses Prince’s ‘Sensational’ Guitar Playing
The ZZ Top frontman recalls a lengthy conversation about guitar with Prince.
Kobe Bryant’s Final Game Breaks Led Zeppelin’s Record for Merchandise Sales
The last game by the NBA star was a hit at the concession stands.
N.W.A. Responds to Gene Simmons, Robert Lamm Talks Peter Cetera’s Absence at Rock and Roll…
It wouldn't be a Rock and Roll Hall of Fame induction ceremony without some memorable quotes, both onstage and off.
Why Are Guns N’ Roses Calling It the ‘Not in This Lifetime…’ Tour?
Guns N' Roses have named their new tour after a quote by Axl Rose about the possibility of a reunion.
Meet Melissa Reese, Guns N’ Roses’ New Keyboard Player
Guns N' Roses unveiled a new keyboard player, Melissa Reese, at their warm-up show at the Troubadour in Los Angeles last night (April 1).
Pat Benatar and Neil Giraldo Announce Summer 2016 Tour With Melissa Etheridge
Two women who are among the most powerfully voiced in rock history are teaming up for a co-headlining tour.
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Sammy Hagar discussed the conditions under which he would consider re-joining Van Halen.