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.
Green Day Hint at Their New Album’s Title
A couple of social media posts may have given away the title of Green Day's new album.
Flea Calls Out Clint Eastwood Over Comments About Racism
The Red Hot Chili Peppers' bassist said, "we aspire to evolve above racism."
Watch Pearl Jam Cover Aerosmith at Boston’s Fenway Park
Pearl Jam brought out a lot of local flavor to their concert at the home of the Boston Red Sox.
U2’s New Album Will Probably Not Be Released Until 2017
Despite saying that they were hoping to have a new album by the end of 2016, it’s looking less and less likely that U2 will have the follow-up to 2014’s Songs of Innocence out until next year. According to lead singer Bono, they are also lining up a tour for 2017
Pearl Jam to Reissue Mother Love Bone Catalog on Vinyl
Pearl Jam are putting out a box set that combines the EP and LP Mother Love Bone recorded before singer Andrew Wood's death.
Watch Lollapalooza Sets by Radiohead, LCD Soundsystem, Red Hot Chili Peppers + More
We've compiled videos from many of the top acts at this weekend's Lollapalooza Festival, including the headliners.
Billy Corgan Derides the Democratic National Convention as Being ‘Entertainment’
Billy Corgan said that the Democrats were deliberately skirting recent scandals during their convention this week.
Gillette Stadium Escapes With Warning After Guns N’ Roses + Lenny Kravitz Concert Runs Lat…
The Board of Selectmen in Foxboro, Mass., chose not to fine Gillette Stadium after the Guns N' Roses/Lenny Kravitz concert last week ran past curfew.
David Bowie’s Grandson is Named After Him
Stenton David Jones was born to David Bowie's son, Duncan Jones, and his wife, on July 10.
Guns N’ Roses Pay Tribute to Orlando Shooting Victims
Guns N' Roses honored the 49 people killed at the Pulse nightclub after performing in Orlando, Fla., on Friday.
Billy Corgan Says the Smashing Pumpkins Are ‘Making Plans’
Could a reunion of the original lineup of the Smashing Pumpkins be in the works?
The B-52’s to Release CD Version of 1979 Concert
A year after offering a digital download of a vintage concert, the B-52's are putting out a physical product of it.