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.
Scotty Moore, Elvis Presley’s First Guitar Player, Dies
The guitarist who was present at the birth of rock n' roll has died.
Jimi Hendrix Estate Wins Partial Injunction Against Makers of Purple Haze Liqueur
The makers of a Jimi Hendrix-branded alcoholic beverage must change their packaging and promotional materials.
Paul Stanley Doesn’t Think Bruce Springsteen Ripped Off Kiss’ ‘I Was Made for Lovin’ You’
In discussing the "Stairway to Heaven" trial, Paul Stanley referenced similarities between a Bruce Springsteen song and one of Kiss' biggest hits.
Artimus Pyle Is Making a Movie About Lynyrd Skynyrd
Cleopatra Films is producing a film about the Southern rockers co-written by the band's founding drummer, Artimus Pyle.
Attorney Plays ‘Chim Chim Cher-ee’ From ‘Mary Poppins’ in ‘Stairway to Heaven’ Trial
Spirit's attorney questioned Jimmy Page over the influence of a song from 'Mary Poppins' on "Stairway to Heaven."
Black Sabbath Confirm Last-Ever Show Date + Location
The heavy metal heroes will wind up their career on Feb. 4, 2017 at the Genting Arena in their hometown of Birmingham, England.
Watch the Trailer for the Osbournes’ New TV Show ‘Ozzy and Jack’s World Detour’
The TV show in which Ozzy and Jack Osbourne visit historical sites has a trailer and a premiere date.
Pantera Reacts to the Killing of ‘The Voice’ Singer Christina Grimmie
Pantera said that club owners and promoters need to protect artists after the death of Christina Grimmie.
AC/DC Launch New Line of Thunderstruck Tequila
AC/DC have announced their latest venture in the alcoholic beverage industry, a new line of tequilas.
Watch Bob Dylan Perform Lynyrd Skynyrd’s ‘Free Bird’
Bob Dylan closed out his concert on Thursday (June 9) with a bit of Lynyrd Skynyrd's classic.