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.
Warren DeMartini Out? Ratt Announces First 2018 Tour Dates
Although there has been no official confirmation from the band, a press release announcing tour dates suggests that Warren DeMartini has parted ways with Ratt.
Dee Snider Releases New Lyric Video for ‘Tomorrow’s No Concern’
The former Twisted Sister frontman has unveiled the first song from his upcoming solo LP 'For the Love of Metal.'
John Bonham Sculpture Erected in His Hometown
A massive sculpture of John Bonham was erected in Redditch, England on what would have been the Led Zeppelin drummer's 70th birthday.
Paul Stanley Guests at Gene Simmons’ Las Vegas ‘Vault’ Event
It was sorta like a Kiss show, but not.
The Journey / Def Leppard 2018 Tour: A Tale of the Tape
How do the two heavyweights in one of this summer's biggest tours match up?
Tom Petty’s Former House Is for Sale for $5 Million
A house that Tom Petty owned in Encino, Calif., hit the market on the anniversary of the day it had burned to the ground.
Queen Release Full Trailer for ‘Bohemian Rhapsody’
Queen have delivered the trailer to their long-awaited 'Bohemian Rhapsody' biopic.
Guns N’ Roses Back on Rock Chart for First Time in Nearly 10 Years
"Shadow of Your Love" is Guns N' Roses' 22nd entry on the Mainstream Rock chart.
The Controversial ‘One in a Million’ Omitted from Guns N’ Roses’ New ‘Appetite’ Box Set
The controversial "One in a Million" is conspicuous by its absence from Guns N' Roses' new box set for 'Appetite for Destruction.'
Lynyrd Skynyrd Kick Off Final Tour: Set List, Photos, Videos
Lynyrd Skynyrd's Last of the Street Survivors Farewell Tour began at the Coral Sky Amphitheatre in West Palm Beach, Fla., on May 4, 2018.