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.
Prince’s Famous Cloud 2 ‘Blue Angel’ Guitar Is for Sale
Instrument used onstage for nearly a decade had been missing since the mid-'90s.
Axl Rose Slams ‘Bad, Repulsive’ President Trump
Guns N' Roses frontman accuses president of inciting "hatred n' anarchy" after the weekend's violence.
The Rock History of the Number Nine
What better way to celebrate the ninth anniversary of UCR?
Breaking Down ‘Goodfellas” Famous ‘Jump Into the Fire’ Sequence
With the help of six classic-rock songs, Martin Scorsese created one of the movie's most memorable moments.
Hear Jeff Beck and Johnny Depp Cover John Lennon’s ‘Isolation’
Guitarist and actor have been working together a few years and chose song because of its timeliness.
Learn to Make Music From Rock Legends During Coronavirus Lockdown
Many great musicians are spending their self-quarantine by uploading instructional videos.
Listen to Pearl Jam’s New ‘Gigaton’ Album
Band's 11th album and first since 2013 finds them with a new producer.
Ozzy, Heart + Scorpions Covered on ‘Trolls World Tour’ Soundtrack
Rachel Bloom sings "Crazy Train," "Barracuda" and "Rock You Like a Hurricane" in music-themed animated movie.
Tommy Lee and Dee Snider Slam Donald Trump’s Coronavirus Response
Sebastian Bach also called the president a "petulant little baby" after a press conference.
Classic Rock on Netflix: Documentaries, Movies and Concerts
A look at the many music-themed options available on the streaming service.
Kiss Cancel Meet and Greets Due to Coronavirus
Photo opportunities on the End of the Road tour will not take place until further notice.
David Bowie Live Album to Be Released for Record Store Day
'I'm Only Dancing' is the first official live LP from legend's 1974 Soul Tour.