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.
Green Day Premiere ‘Bang Bang’ and ‘Revolution Radio’ in Columbus: Setlist + Video
Green Day's tour finally began last night (Sept. 26) in Columbus, Ohio.
Green Day Reschedule Postponed U.S. Shows
The three U.S. concerts that Green Day postponed will now be played at the end of the tour.
Nirvana’s ‘Nevermind’ Cover Baby Recreates Photo for 25th Anniversary
Spencer Elden jumped into a pool and posed in the same way as he did for Nirvana's 'Nevermind' album.
Listen to Alternate Mix of Temple of the Dog’s ‘Say Hello 2 Heaven’
The fourth unreleased track from Temple of the Dog's 25th anniversary edition is a new mix of their second single.
Red Hot Chili Peppers Announce 2017 North American Tour, Including Detroit Date
The Red Hot Chili Peppers will be on the road throughout the first few months of 2017. They'll be making a stop in Detroit on February 2.
Billie Joe Armstrong Talks About His Drug Addiction
The Green Day singer opens up about the problems that sidelined him in 2012.
Guns N’ Roses Talk About Their Reunion: ‘Everything Just Sounded Right’
Axl Rose and Duff McKagan gave their first television interview since their reunion.
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.