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.
Bob Dylan Called ‘Impolite and Arrogant’ by Nobel Academy Member
Bob Dylan's decision to not acknowledge having won Nobel Prize for Literature isn't sitting too well with the Swedish Academy
Unreleased David Bowie Songs, ‘No Plan’ and ‘When I Met You,’ Receive World Premieres
Two recordings David Bowie made during the 'Blackstar' sessions were aired by the BBC today.
Robert Plant Episode of ‘Austin City Limits’ to Premiere This Weekend
Robert Plant performed on the long-running PBS show back in March.
Rod Stewart Knighted, Now Dubbed ‘Sir Roderick David Stewart’
Rod the Mod officially became Sir Roderick David Stewart during a ceremony at Buckingham Palace.
Ron Wood, Don Was Confirm ‘Crude, Authentic’ Rolling Stones Blues Album
Some recent activity within the Rolling Stones camp says that an album of blues covers, with some help from Eric Clapton, could be out in December.
Don Henley Says an Eagles Reunion Could Happen
Don Henley has found a way in which the surviving Eagles could perform again.
AC/DC’s Cliff Williams Confirms Retirement in New Video
Cliff Williams will play his last concert with AC/DC in Philadelphia on Sept. 20, 2016.
Bruce Springsteen Was So Depressed He Didn’t Want to Get Out of Bed
Bruce Springsteen talked about his frequent battles with depression on 'CBS Sunday Morning.'
Jerry Corbetta, Lead Singer for Sugarloaf, Dies
The vocalist and keyboardist behind the 1970 smash "Green-Eyed Lady" has died.
Sting’s ‘50,000’ Was Inspired by the Deaths of David Bowie and Prince
A song from Sting's upcoming album was written shortly after Prince died in April.
Neil Young Protests Dakota Access Pipeline With New Song, ‘Indian Givers’
"Indian Givers" finds Neil Young siding with the Standing Rock Sioux Tribe in their fight against an oil pipeline.
Former Eagles Will Not Receive Kennedy Center Honors
A petition requesting that Randy Meisner, Bernie Leadon and Don Felder receive Kennedy Center Honors with the other Eagles was denied.