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.
Queen + Adam Lambert Announce 2019 North American ‘Rhapsody’ Tour
Following the success of 'Bohemian Rhapsody,' Queen + Adam Lambert revealed a 23-date tour of North America for the summer of 2019.
Listen to 28 Trombonists Play ‘Bohemian Rhapsody’
More than two dozen musicians performed the Queen classic at this year's International Trombone Festival.
Dead and Company Announce 2019 U.S. Tour
The Grateful Dead offshoot band will play 19 shows in 14 cities next summer.
Rolling Stones Announce 2019 U.S. ‘No Filter’ Tour
Band will bring its latest tour to stadiums across North America starting in the spring.
Journey Cassette Mistaken for Suspicious Package
Authorities in North Carolina were called in to investigate a suspicious package, but it turned out to be a tape by Journey.
Mike Myers Is in Queen’s ‘Bohemian Rhapsody’ Movie
More than 25 years after helping to put "Bohemian Rhapsody" back on the pop chart, the actor has a role in the band's biopic of the same name.
Listen to R.E.M. Perform ‘E-Bow the Letter’ With Radiohead’s Thom Yorke
Another preview from the upcoming 'R.E.M. at the BBC' box set.
Tom Petty Camp Plotting ‘Wildflowers’ Box, ’97 Fillmore Live Set
Mike Campbell talked about the possibility of more archival releases from late band leader.
Listen to Joan Jett’s New Song ‘Fresh Start’
Track comes from the upcoming 'Bad Reputation' documentary.
R.E.M. to Release ‘At the BBC’ Box Set
Sessions recorded between 1984 and 2008 collected on eight CDs and one DVD.