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.
Rod Stewart Announces New Album, ‘Blood Red Roses’
His 30th album is on the way. First single is here now.
50 Years Ago: The Beatles Get Animated in ‘Yellow Submarine’
A film based on one of the band's songs has delighted audiences since its 1968 release.
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.
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.
Bruce Springsteen’s Broadway Show Coming to Netflix
'Springsteen on Broadway' will debut on Netflix the same day it ends a 236-performance run on stage.
Queen Release Second ‘Bohemian Rhapsody’ Trailer
Here's another look at the upcoming Freddie Mercury biopic.
Nick Mason Admits Challenges in Reissuing Pink Floyd’s ‘Animals’
The drummer says that no archival live material has yet been found to complete a remaster of Pink Floyd's 'Animals.'
60-Song Tom Petty ‘American Treasure’ Box Set Announced
The just-announced Tom Petty 'American Treasure' box set will include previously unreleased live and studio material.
Watch Tom Petty’s New ‘Keep a Little Soul’ Video
Lead single from late rocker's 'An American Treasure' box set is out now.
Bless the Rain With 41 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.
Ringo Starr Through the Years: 1963-2018 Photos
A whole bunch of photos of the drummer from his Beatles years all the way up to the present day.