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.
Woodstock 50 Denied Permit
The town of Vernon, N.Y., has rejected Michael Lang's application to hold festival at local racetrack.
Noel Gallagher’s Scissors Player Leaves High Flying Birds
Charlotte Marionneau became famous when TV cameras spotted her playing in former Oasis member's new band.
25 Big Things That Didn’t Exist Before Nirvana’s Last Concert
A look at all the important and wild ways the world has changed since March 1, 1994, when band played its last show.
Foo Fighters to Broadcast Super Bowl Eve Concert
Fans unable to attend Atlanta concert will be able to watch from their homes.
Why Radiohead Might Not Attend Their Hall of Fame Ceremony
They were on the ballot last year as well, and showed no small degree of apathy toward the nomination.
Guns N’ Roses, Alice Cooper and Chris Cornell Receive Grammy Nominations
Classic rockers and several new rock bands were among those recognized.
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.
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.
Listen to R.E.M. Perform ‘E-Bow the Letter’ With Radiohead’s Thom Yorke
Another preview from the upcoming 'R.E.M. at the BBC' box set.