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.
Hear H.P. Lovecraft’s ‘Nemesis’ Sung to the Tune of ‘Piano Man’
The horror and science-fiction work of H.P. Lovecraft has inspired many artists over the years.
Eagles Settle Lawsuit With Real-Life ‘Hotel California’
The band had accused the Hotel California in Baja California Sur, Mexico, of trying to suggest that it was the inspiration for their hit song.
Drummer Tris Imboden Quits Chicago
After 27 years, Tris Imboden has left Chicago, citing the band's busy touring schedule as the reason.
Joe Perry Debuts New Album, ‘Sweetzerland Manifesto,’ in Concert: Videos, Set List + Photo…
Joe Perry premiered 'Sweetzerland Manifesto' with a guest star-filled show at the Roxy in Los Angeles on Jan. 16.
Glenn Frey’s Widow Files Wrongful Death Suit Against His Hospital and Doctor
Cindy Frey alleges that his doctor and hospital failed to properly diagnose and treat the issues that led to her husband's 2016 death.
Cranberries Singer Dolores O’Riordan Dies
Dolores O’Riordan, who fronted the Irish alternative rock band the Cranberries, has died in a London hotel.
Car Once Owned by David Bowie Sells for $218,000
The final price was almost three times more than its estimated value.
Jim Burns, Co-Creator of ‘MTV Unplugged,’ Dies
Jim Burns, who helped create MTV's 'Unplugged' series, died three days after being struck by a taxi in New York.
Steely Dan’s Donald Fagen Recalls the Last Time He Saw Walter Becker
Donald Fagen flew to be at Walter Becker's bedside on a day off from touring as his Steely Dan partner was dying.
Richie Sambora Will Perform With Bon Jovi at Rock Hall Ceremony
RIchie Sambora confirms that he will be onstage with Bon Jovi at next April's Rock and Roll Hall of Fame ceremony.
Watch Debbie Harry and Joan Jett as News Anchors in Blondie’s ‘Doom or Destiny’ Video
Joan Jett and Debbie Harry preside over the day's headlines in the clip for Blondie's new single.
Eagles Add Dates to 2018 North American Tour
The Eagles revealed eight more dates to next year's tour.