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.
Gov’t Mule Cover ZZ Top’s ‘Just Got Paid’ in New Animated Video
Gov't Mule's version of ZZ Top's classic was recorded in 1994, but unreleased until August 2016.
AC/DC’s Phil Rudd Suffered a Heart Attack
Phil Rudd revealed that he had a stent inserted after having a heart attack a few weeks ago.
Watch Bonnie Raitt Cover INXS’ ‘Need You Tonight’ on ‘Jimmy Kimmel Live!’
Bonnie Raitt stopped by the outdoor stage on 'Jimmy Kimmel Live!' to perform a song from her most recent album, 'Dig in Deep.'
Watch the Lyric Video for Bon Iver’s ’33 ‘God”
Bon Iver has released the third song from '22, A Million.'
Foo Fighters Fan Denied Membership in U.K. Labour Party
A British woman claims a Facebook post where she proclaimed her love of Foo Fighters is keeping her out of the U.K.'s Labour Party.
R.E.M. to Release 25th Anniversary Edition of ‘Out of Time’
A four-disc Deluxe Edition of R.E.M.'s 'Out of Time' will arrive on Nov. 18.
Oasis Release ‘My Big Mouth’ Live From Knebworth Video
Oasis have released a live version of "My Big Mouth" from the upcoming reissue of 'Be Here Now.'
Jimmy Eat World Release New Song, ‘Get Right’
Jimmy Eat World have a new album on the way, and have released the first single, "Get Right."
Fox News’ Greg Gutfeld Slams Red Hot Chili Peppers: ‘The Worst Band on the Planet’
The co-host of 'The Five' took a few shots at the band after watching Koko the Gorilla play Flea's bass.
Guns N’ Roses Announce Japan and Australia 2017 Tour
Guns N' Roses will play eight shows in Japan and Australia in early 2017.
President Obama’s Summer 2016 Playlist Includes Courtney Barnett, Gary Clark Jr., Edward S…
Indie rock mixes with jazz, hip-hop, world music and other genres on President Obama's summer playlist.
Listen to Green Day’s ‘Bang Bang,’ First Single From New Album, ‘Revolution Radio’
Green Day have released "Bang Bang," the first single from their 12th album, 'Revolution Radio,' which is arriving Oct. 7.