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.
Paul Simon Says Goodbye in Farewell Hometown Gig
Paul Simon concluded his Homeward Bound: The Farewell Tour at Flushing Meadows Corona Park in Queens, N.Y.
Bob Dylan to Release ‘Blood on the Tracks’ Box Set
The latest 'Bootleg Series' volume collects original sessions from classic 1975 album.
Kiss Announce Farewell Tour on ‘America’s Got Talent’
The surprise announcement arrived during a special appearance on 'America's Got Talent.'
Rare Janis Joplin Tracks Featured on ‘Sex, Dope & Cheap Thrills’
Thirty rare tracks from the sessions for the band's major-label debut collected on upcoming album.
Bob Seger Announces ‘Travelin’ Man’ Farewell Tour
Seger and the Silver Bullet Band will turn the page one last time with a tour that kicks off in the fall.
Compare New John Lennon ‘Imagine’ Ultimate Mixes to Original LP
We have an exclusive listen to 2018 mixes from the upcoming version of the classic album.
Motley Crue Confirm Four New Songs for ‘The Dirt’ Soundtrack
Vince Neil and Nikki Sixx combined on Twitter to say that Motley Crue are recording four new songs for the soundtrack to 'The Dirt.'
Dee Snider and Monster Truck’s Jon Harvey Discuss a Band’s Growing Pains
Twisted Sister frontman talks to singer-bassist about what new bands go through in this UCR exclusive.
Marilyn Manson Year by Year: 1994-2019 Photographs
From Brian Warner to rock star -- a look at the shock rocker through the decades.
Win a Trip to See Lynyrd Skynyrd on the 2019 Southern Rock Cruise
Ultimate Classic Rock and StarVista LIVE have teamed up for a prize package to send two people on next year's Southern Rock Cruise.