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.
Flea Says Fox News Is ‘Welcome to Hate Us’
Flea doesn't have a problem with the venom poured upon the Red Hot Chili Peppers by Fox News' Greg Gutfield.
Metallica Look Back on ‘Master of Puppets’ in New Video
Metallica reflect on what 'Master of Puppets' means to them as they prepare to release a book about the album.
Courtney Love Believes Many ‘90s Hits Were About Her
The Hole frontwoman said she served as the muse for many alternative bands back in the '90s.
Fox News’ Greg Gutfeld Slams Red Hot Chili Peppers: ‘The Worst Band on the Planet’
The co-host of 'The Five' took a few shots at the band after watching Koko the Gorilla play Flea's bass.
Watch Koko the Gorilla Play Flea’s Bass
Flea stopped by the Gorilla Foundation and let the famous sign-language speaking gorilla play his bass.
Green Day Hint at Their New Album’s Title
A couple of social media posts may have given away the title of Green Day's new album.
Watch Pearl Jam Cover Aerosmith at Boston’s Fenway Park
Pearl Jam brought out a lot of local flavor to their concert at the home of the Boston Red Sox.
Flea Calls Out Clint Eastwood Over Comments About Racism
The Red Hot Chili Peppers' bassist said, "we aspire to evolve above racism."
Trent Reznor Denies Rumor About New Nine Inch Nails Single
Contrary to rumors, Nine Inch Nails are not releasing a song called "Dive and Slam" next month.
Pearl Jam to Reissue Mother Love Bone Catalog on Vinyl
Pearl Jam are putting out a box set that combines the EP and LP Mother Love Bone recorded before singer Andrew Wood's death.
Jane’s Addiction, Red Hot Chili Peppers and Tom Morello Share the Love at Lollapalooza
Saturday at Lollapalooza was somewhat of a victory lap for Perry Farrell.
MTV Classic Will Bring Back ’90s Shows Like ‘Beavis & Butt-Head’ and ‘Jackass’
This Monday (Aug. 1), VH1 Classic will be rebranded as MTV Classic, with an emphasis on the flagship channel's '90s programming.