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.
Listen to Steven Tyler and Nuno Bettencourt Cover the Rolling Stones’ ‘Brown Sugar’
Aerosmith's singer and Extreme's guitarist covered the classic for an album that pays tribute to FAME Studios in Muscle Shoals, Ala.
How to Watch Aretha Franklin’s Funeral
Friday's service will be broadcast online and on TV.
Vinnie Paul’s Cause of Death Revealed
According to the Clark County Coroner, the Pantera drummer died of an enlarged heart.
John Lennon’s Killer, Mark David Chapman, Denied Parole Again
For the 10th time, Mark David Chapman has been denied parole for the 1980 killing of John Lennon.
Paul Rodgers Helped Robert Plant Make a Big Decision About Led Zeppelin
Bad Company singer gave Plant a big piece of career advice the night they met.
Aretha Franklin Dies: Rockers React
See how the music world mourned the death of the Queen of Soul.
Ultimate Classic Rock to Co-Host Conversation With Ace Frehley
The former Kiss guitarist will appear at the MI Concert Hall in Los Angeles in September.
Journey’s Neal Schon Asks Concertgoers to Protect His Wife
Neal Schon is asking fans to be on the lookout for concert security personnel, whom he says are harassing his wife.
Slash on Guns N’ Roses’ Future: ‘We’ve Just Started to Touch the Surface’
The Guns N' Roses guitarist is set to release his third record with Myles Kennedy and the Conspirators.
Jeff Lynne’s ELO Start First North American Tour Since 1981: Set List and Video
Band's return to the U.S. last night featured catalog of hits.