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.
Hear Bruce Springsteen’s New Single, ‘Ghosts’
Second single from 'Letter to You' was inspired by deaths of E Street Band members Clarence Clemons and Danny Federici.
Bruce Springsteen is Planning a Second ‘Tracks’ Box Set
Work on archival project led him to re-record three old songs for upcoming 'Letter to You' LP.
Elton John’s New ‘Jewel Box’ Unearths 60 Unreleased Tracks
Eight-CD set spotlights deep cuts, demos, B-sides and other rarities.
Listen to Timothy B. Schmit’s New Single, ‘Cross That Line’
New track by Eagles bassist comes from his first album since 2016.
Judas Priest to Celebrate ’50 Heavy Metal Years’ in 648 Page Book
Band's history will be commemorating with 648 pages of photographs and essays, with contributions from all current members.
Hear the Rolling Stones’ Newly Unearthed ‘All the Rage’
'Goats Head Soup' outtake has been called "You Should Have Seen Her Ass" on bootlegs.
Quiet Riot Drummer Frankie Banali Dies
Drummer spent 39 years in the chart-topping metal band.
Queen Announce First Live Album and Home Video With Adam Lambert
First full-length project with new lead singer was recorded in concert between 2014 and 2020.
Thin Lizzy to Release ‘Rock Legends’ Rarities Box Set
Six-CD collection compiles singles, demos, live takes and alternate versions plus a DVD.
‘Shock Treatment': A Forgotten ‘Rocky Horror Picture Show’ Sequel
Aside from a few characters, and some familiar faces in different roles, the film bore little resemblance to its predecessor.