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.
Elton John to Be Commemorated on U.K. Coin
Royal Mint's design recalls image found on 1974's 'Greatest Hits' cover.
Nine Rock Stars Who Died and Were Brought Back to Life
Many a rocker has lived a lifestyle that has left him or her perilously close to death, but only a handful have died and lived to tell the tale.
Listen to David Gilmour’s New Song, ‘Yes, I Have Ghosts’
Pink Floyd guitarist has released his first piece of new music in five years.
Rolling Stones to Screen ‘Havana Moon’ at Drive-Ins
Band's historic concert in Cuba will be shown at drive-ins across North America.
Blue Oyster Cult Announce New ‘The Symbol Remains’ Studio Album
New record will be their first studio effort since 2001's 'Curse of the Hidden Mirror.'
‘The Blues Brothers’ at 40: A Briefcase Full of Wild Movie Facts
As wild and sprawling as 'The Blues Brothers' is, the story of the creation of the movie might be even crazier.
Prince’s Famous Cloud 2 ‘Blue Angel’ Guitar Is for Sale
Instrument used onstage for nearly a decade had been missing since the mid-'90s.
35 Years Ago: Guns N’ Roses’ Classic Lineup Plays First Show
'Appetite for Destruction' quintet performed for the first time only two days before beginning their first tour.
Def Leppard’s ‘Pour Some Sugar on Me’ Began With Random Noises
A bit of goofing around in the studio between Joe Elliott and Mutt Lange led to the T. Rex-influenced smash hit.
Dee Snider Covers AC/DC on New Live Album and Home Video
Concert recording features "Highway to Hell" and new studio song, "Prove Me Wrong."