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.
Nicolas Roeg, Director of Mick Jagger and David Bowie Movies, Dies
Roeg directed Jagger in 'Performance' and Bowie in 'The Man Who Fell to Earth.'
Hear Nicole Atkins and Mark Lanegan Cover Guns N’ Roses’ ‘November Rain’
'Use Your Illusion' ballad re-imagined as '60s country duet.
Listen to Chris Cornell’s Mash-Up of Metallica and U2’s ‘One’ Songs
The Soundgarden frontman sang the lyrics to Metallica's "One" to the tune of U2's song of the same name onstage in 2015.
‘We’re Going Away Now': U2 Ends Tour on Cryptic Note
A comment made by Bono in Berlin tonight could suggest that they made be considering calling it a day.
Dave Grohl Cooked Barbecue for California Firefighters
Foo Fighters frontman stopped by a fire station to cook for firemen fighting Woolsey Fire.
Eagles of Death Metal Star Covers Guns N’ Roses on New ‘Pigeons of S— Metal’ Album
Jesse Hughes is using Axl Rose's famous "Pigeons of S--- Metal" insult as the title of an album on which he covers a Guns N' Roses song.
Chris Cornell’s Widow Sues Her Husband’s Doctor for Malpractice
Vicky Cornell is alleging in a lawsuit that his doctor's negligence with regard to prescribing drugs to her husband led to his suicide in May 2017.
Gibson Set to Emerge From Bankruptcy
Nearly six months after filing for bankruptcy, Gibson Brands Inc. has a new majority ownership and leadership team that will officially take over on Nov. 1.
Trent Reznor ‘Couldn’t Give Less of a S—‘ About Rock Hall
Nine Inch Nails frontman isn't bothered by band not making shortlist of Hall of Fame nominees again.
Radiohead, Rage Against the Machine + the Cure Lead 2019 Hall of Fame Nominees
Radiohead, Rage Against the Machine and the Cure are among those nominated for the Rock & Roll Hall of Fame in 2019.