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.
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.
Pearl Jam’s Jeff Ament Defends Anti-Donald Trump Poster
Pearl Jam's bassist released a statement in defense of his poster, which portrays a bald eagle picking at President Trump's dead body.
Eric Clapton to Release Christmas Album, ‘Happy Xmas’
Eric Clapton is putting out 'Happy Xmas,' which will be comprised of 13 standards and one new original song.
Aretha Franklin Dies: Rockers React
See how the music world mourned the death of the Queen of Soul.
New Clues Point to Long-Awaited Steve Perry Comeback
If newly created social media accounts are real, the singer is getting ready to announce something major.
Alice Cooper Is Selling His Hollywood Vampires ‘Retreat’ for $1.3 Million
Home in Los Angeles' Echo Park neighborhood where he lived while working on all-star project is on the market.
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.
Pearl Jam Brings Out Members of Soundgarden and Mudhoney in Seattle
A few old friends welcomed Pearl Jam back to their Seattle home last night (Aug. 11).
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.