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.
‘Elegant’ House in ‘The Godfather Part II’ Compound for Sale
Home is on the site of the Fleur du Lac Estate, where Francis Ford Coppola shot his Oscar-winning sequel.
Learn to Make Music From Rock Legends During Coronavirus Lockdown
Many great musicians are spending their self-quarantine by uploading instructional videos.
Listen to Pearl Jam’s New ‘Gigaton’ Album
Band's 11th album and first since 2013 finds them with a new producer.
R.E.M.’s ‘It’s the End of the World’ Is a Hit Due to Coronavirus
The global pandemic has pushed the 1987 single onto iTunes' Top Songs chart.
Watch Ghost’s Cardinal Copia Become Papa Emeritus IV
Tobias Forge retires character at the conclusion of band's 'Prequelle' tour.
Congressman Says Pearl Jam Have Been ‘Led Astray’ on Ticket Bill
Rep. Bill Pascrell Jr. has responded to the band's letter about his BOSS Act.
Megadeth and Lamb of God Announce North American Tour
Bands will play 55 dates across the continent in the summer and fall.
Reed Mullin Dies: Rockers React
The death of Corrosion of Conformity drummer has resulted in an outpouring of grief from the punk and metal communities on social media.
Megadeth Play First Show Since Dave Mustaine’s Cancer Diagnosis: Set List + Video
Band returned to performing by opening for Five Finger Death Punch in Helsinki, Finland.
Ozzy Osbourne Unveils ‘Straight to Hell’ Music Video
Clip shows the Prince of Darkness seated amid a clash between protesters and authorities.
Vince Neil Has Hand Surgery to Correct Viking’s Disease
Motley Crue singer underwent procedure to correct Dupuytren's contracture.
Marilyn Manson to Open for Ozzy Osbourne on 2020 Tour
'90s shock-rockers replaces Megadeth on No More Tours 2's North American dates.