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.
Who’s Played the Most Iron Maiden Shows? Singer, Guitar and Drums Totals
Between 1980 and 2018, the band has had two drummers, three singers and four guitarists.
Bruce Dickinson Calls Rock & Roll Hall of Fame ‘Vulgar’ and a ‘Mausoleum’
The Iron Maiden singer said that he would refuse induction if they were voted in and took exception to the very idea of the institution.
‘Bohemian Rhapsody’ Edited in Malaysia Due to Gay Scenes
Approximately 24 minutes of the Queen biopic are missing.
Dave Grohl Explains Why Foo Fighters Have Never Played Super Bowl Halftime Show
Frontman had discussions about playing the show in the past, but nothing has come of it.
Marilyn Manson Year by Year: 1994-2018 Photographs
From Brian Warner to rock star -- a look at the shock rocker through the decades.
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.
Geddy Lee to Release Book About History of the Bass Guitar
The Rush frontman profiles 250 instruments and talks to some famous players.
Vinnie Paul Reportedly Leaves Bulk of His Estate to Best Friend and Girlfriend
According to one report, 75 percent of Vinnie Paul's estate will be split between two people.
Toto Has Covered Weezer’s ‘Hash Pipe’
Toto has paid back Weezer for covering "Africa" by putting their own spin on the alternative band's 2001 hit.
Listen to Slash’s New Single, ‘Driving Rain’
Guitarist unveils first single from upcoming 'Living the Dream' album with Myles Kennedy & the Conspirators.
Listen to Prophets of Rage’s New Single, ‘Heart Afire’
The band that includes three-fourths of Rage Against the Machine has released a new song.
Kirk Hammett Puts ‘Mesmerizing’ San Francisco House on Sale for $13 Million
Having sold one of his two adjacent houses in San Francisco, Metallica's Kirk Hammett is trying to sell the other one.