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 Joe Elliott Sit in With Billy Joel on ‘Pour Some Sugar on Me’
Billy Joel brought out Def Leppard's Joe Elliott to perform "Pour Some Sugar on Me" during his Aug. 10 concert at Boston's Fenway Park.
Is Toto Going to Cover Weezer Now?
A pair of Los Angeles DJs are trying to get Toto to record a Weezer song. And Steve Lukather was intrigued.
Stewart Copeland Remembers When the Police ‘Threw Bombs’ at Rush: Exclusive Video
Police drummer recalls band's one-sided beef with Rush in exclusive video.
Dennis DeYoung Says the Promoters Are Forcing Styx to Play ‘Mr. Roboto’
Dennis DeYoung said that Styx's decision to add "Mr. Roboto" to their set lists came from the promoters, not a change of heart by his former bandmates.
Ultimate Classic Rock to Livestream Randy Bachman Concert
Rock veteran's "Every Song Tells a Story: Songs of the Guess Who and Bachman-Turner Overdrive" show is coming to our Facebook page Saturday night.
Watch Tom Petty’s New ‘Keep a Little Soul’ Video
Lead single from late rocker's 'An American Treasure' box set is out now.
The Story of the English National Soccer Team’s Anthem, ‘Three Lions’
England's soccer anthem was commissioned for the 1996 European Championships.
Bless the Rain With 42 Very Different Covers of Toto’s ‘Africa’
From acoustic to metalcore and beyond, here's a whole bunch of covers of Toto's 1982 hit.
Ratt Unveil New Lineup in Tour Opener: Set List + Video
The live debut of a new drummer and two new guitarists marks yet another lineup change for Ratt.
Bruce Springsteen Releases Oft-Bootlegged 1978 Roxy Concert
One day shy of its 40th anniversary, the Boss has officially released one of his most famous concerts.