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.
Tommy Lee’s Home Sweet Home Can Be Yours for $4.65 Million
Tommy Lee's house has a piano-shaped pool and an exotic indoor atrium with a waterfall.
Listen to Weezer’s Cover of Toto’s ‘Africa’
A week after teasing fans with a different Toto cover, Weezer finally give fans the tune they wanted.
Kurt Cobain Death Scene Photos Will Remain Private
An appellate court has ruled against a journalist in his attempt to see photos from the 1994 death scene of Nirvana frontman Kurt Cobain.
Guns N’ Roses Back on Rock Chart for First Time in Nearly 10 Years
"Shadow of Your Love" is Guns N' Roses' 22nd entry on the Mainstream Rock chart.
Listen to Alice in Chains’ New Single ‘The One You Know’
Alice in Chains have released the first song from their upcoming, still-untitled album.
Seattle Hotel Opens Beatles and Pearl Jam-Themed Suites
The Edgewater Hotel in Seattle has renovated a pair of suites to have Beatles and Pearl Jam themes.
Battery Case Against Tommy Lee’s Son Dropped
There will be no criminal case against Brandon Lee for knocking his father, former Motley Crue drummer Tommy Lee, unconscious last month.
Ted Nugent Says Parkland Survivors ‘Have No Soul’
Ted Nugent defended the NRA and said that the students calling for tighter gun control legislation were "mushy-brained" and "committing spiritual suicide."
Watch Eddie Vedder Cover Nine Inch Nails’ ‘Hurt’
Eddie Vedder sang Nine Inch Nails' "Hurt" during a covers-filled concert in Sao Paulo, Brazil.
Take a Look at Iron Maiden’s ‘Legacy of the Beast’ Pinball Machine
Stern Pinball has released images and details about the Iron Maiden pinball machine it announced earlier this week.
Hey, Gene Simmons, About That Phone Call With ‘Kurt Cobain’
Producer Steve Albini claimed he once pretended to be Nirvana frontman Kurt Cobain when talking on the phone with Gene Simmons.
Guns N’ Roses and Beach Boys Songs Were Played at Charles Manson’s Funeral
Charles Manson was cremated on March 17, 2018, and funeral guests listened to versions of his songs recorded by Guns N' Roses and the Beach Boys.