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.
Watch a 13-Year-Old Sing Like Janis Joplin on ‘America’s Got Talent’
A British teen dazzled the judges with a performance of "Hard to Handle."
Listen to John Fogerty and Billy Gibbons’ New Song, ‘The Holy Grail’
The touring partners promised us a collaboration. Here it is.
Prince’s Bandmates: Where Are They Now?
So what have the various men and women who worked with the legend been up to lately?
Dave Grohl Pranks Crowd With Fake Stage Fall
Nearly three years to the day that he broke his leg when he fell offstage in Gothenburg, Sweden, Dave Grohl fooled a crowd in the same city into thinking that he had done it again.
Tommy Lee’s Home Sweet Home Can Be Yours for $4.65 Million
Tommy Lee's house has a piano-shaped pool and an exotic indoor atrium with a waterfall.
Paul Stanley Guests at Gene Simmons’ Las Vegas ‘Vault’ Event
It was sorta like a Kiss show, but not.
Courtney Love Accused of Conspiring to Beat Up Her Ex-Son-in-Law
Courtney Love is being sued by Isaiah Silva, her ex-son-in-law, claiming that she conspired to assault him to get back Kurt Cobain's 'MTV Unplugged' guitar.
John Fogerty and ZZ Top Kick Off ‘Blues and Bayous’ Tour: Set List
One of this year's most eagerly awaited package tours began last night (May 25) when ZZ Top and John Fogerty opened up their Blues and Bayous Tour at the Borgata Spa & Resort in Atlantic City, N.J.
Phil Collen Leaves Def Leppard Tour
Less than a week after Def Leppard's tour with Journey began, a reported family emergency has caused Phil Collen to leave the tour.
Tom Petty’s Former House Is for Sale for $5 Million
A house that Tom Petty owned in Encino, Calif., hit the market on the anniversary of the day it had burned to the ground.
Aerosmith’s ‘Dude (Looks Like a Lady)’ Was Inspired by Vince Neil
Co-writer Desmond Child spoke about how the Motley Crue singer inspired Aerosmith's comeback hit.
Kurt Cobain Death Scene Photos Will Remain Private
An appellate court has ruled against a journalist in his attempt to see photos from the 1994 death scene of Nirvana frontman Kurt Cobain.