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.
Listen to Toto’s ‘Africa’ Played on Mario Paint
Someone made a version of the ubiquitous song using the 1992 video game.
Dave Grohl’s ‘Play’ Film to Include 23-Minute Song
The Foo Fighters frontman directed this new film with Mark Monroe, with also helped with 'Sound City' and 'Sonic Highways.'
Dee Snider Sold His Publishing Rights to Pay Lower Taxes
Dee Snider said that he sold "a major part" of his Snidest Music three years ago in part because of the difference in how the money is taxed.
Watch Toto Cover Weezer’s ‘Hash Pipe’
Veteran band repays that "Africa" cover in concert.
Liam Gallagher Is Practically Begging His Brother for an Oasis Reunion
Liam Gallagher tweeted that he forgives Noel and promises to buy drinks if his brother wants to bring back Oasis.
Watch Tom Petty’s New ‘Keep a Little Soul’ Video
Lead single from late rocker's 'An American Treasure' box set is out now.
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.
Listen to Guns N’ Roses’ Acoustic Version of ‘Move to the City’
Band unveils third bonus recording from its upcoming expanded 'Appetite for Destruction' box.
Red Hot Chili Peppers’ Flea Puts House on Market for $3 Million
Check out photos from the bassist's soon-to-be-former home.
Frances Bean Cobain Selling House for $2.7 Million
Kurt Cobain's daughter got the house in her recent divorce. Now she's selling it.