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.
Yes Announce 2019 Cruise to the Edge Lineup
In what Yes are calling the "biggest prog lineup in history," the band has revealed details for the 2019 Cruise to the Edge.
Yes Announce 50th Anniversary North American Tour
Yes will commemorate the 50 years that have passed since their debut album with a special tour.
Slash Is Recording a New Solo Album
Slash ft. Myles Kennedy and the Conspirators are in the studio working on their third album.
Elton John Tribute Albums to Include Don Henley, Queens of the Stone Age and Others
Two new Elton John tribute albums will be released next month.
Mott the Hoople and Mountain Supergroup to Release Lost Album
In 1976, Mountain drummer Corky Laing put together a supergroup called Pompeii.
How Eddie Van Halen Influenced Jack White’s New Album
An interview with Eddie Van Halen helped change Jack White's mind about guitars.
The Story of the Pink Floyd-‘Wizard of Oz’ Mashup, ‘The Dark Side of the Rainbow’
One of the strangest convergences of two pieces of classic art in pop culture history is the notion that the movie 'The Wizard of Oz' serves as sort of a video companion to 'The Dark Side of the Moon.'
Cranberries Plan to Release Final Sessions With Dolores O’Riordan
Shortly after the death of Cranberries singer Dolores O'Riordan in January, the surviving members of the band said that they had been working on their eighth album.
Tommy Lee Says His Son Knocked Him Unconscious
Tommy Lee has posted a picture of himself with a swollen lip, claiming it was the work of his son Brandon.
Pink Floyd’s ‘The Dark Side of the Moon': Album-Length Tributes
These updates span both genres and generations, working as a testament to the striking longevity of Pink Floyd's 'Dark Side of the Moon.'