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.
Watch Billy Joel Sit in With His Own Tribute Band
Joel played three songs, two of which were covers, with Big Shot in Huntington, N.Y., last night (June 24).
UPDATED With 450 Eligible Shows: Ticketmaster Issues Vouchers to Free Concerts in Lawsuit …
Ticketmaster are finally paying off the settlement of a lawsuit filed in 2003.
ZZ Top to Release ‘Greatest Hits Live’
'Greatest Hits Live' contains 15 songs recorded on three continents.
Watch Ritchie Blackmore’s Return to Rock: Setlist + Video
After nearly two decades of playing Renaissance music, Ritchie Blackmore made his long-awaited return to rock with a new lineup of Ritchie Blackmore's Rainbow.
AC/DC Launch New Line of Thunderstruck Tequila
AC/DC have announced their latest venture in the alcoholic beverage industry, a new line of tequilas.
Watch Bob Dylan Perform Lynyrd Skynyrd’s ‘Free Bird’
Bob Dylan closed out his concert on Thursday (June 9) with a bit of Lynyrd Skynyrd's classic.
Paul Stanley Rules Out Ace Frehley Returning to Kiss
Despite singing on Ace Frehley's new solo album, Paul Stanley says the Spaceman isn't coming back to Kiss.
Tenacious D’s Twitter Hack Claims Jack Black Died
Jack Black was the target of a death hoax when someone hacked into Tenacious D's Twitter account.
David Bowie’s Vaults Could Be Opened Soon
Friend and longtime producer Tony Visconti said he's begun talks to go through Bowie's archives of unreleased material.
Watch Bad Company Cover the Beatles’ ‘Lucy in the Sky With Diamonds’
It's believed to be the first time Bad Company have ever performed the Beatles classic.