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.
Eric Clapton Releases Song for John Wetton
Eric Clapton recorded some music in memory of Asia and King Crimson bassist John Wetton.
Benny Collins, Journey Production Manager, Dies
In a 45-year career, Benny Collins worked with Journey, David Bowie, the Rolling Stones and Michael Jackson.
Watch Blondie Perform ‘One Way or Another’ on PBS’ ‘Soundstage': Exclusive Premiere
Diffuser is pleased to premiere Blondie performing "One Way or Another" on PBS' 'Soundstage.'
Howard Kaufman, Manager of Aerosmith, Stevie Nicks and the Eagles, Dies
The man who formed Front Line Management with Irving Azoff has died at the age of 79.
Bruce Springsteen Tribute Band Pulls Out of Donald Trump Inaugural Ball
Citing their respect for Bruce Springsteen, the B Street Band will not play the Garden State Presidential Inaugural Gala this week.
U2 Stopped Working on ‘Songs of Experience’ Because of Donald Trump
The Edge revealed that U2 decided to revisit 'The Joshua Tree' after Donald Trump was elected President of the United States.
U2 Announce ‘The Joshua Tree’ 2017 World Tour
U2 will be recognizing the 30th anniversary of 'The Joshua Tree' on tour this summer.
Sting to Headline David Bowie Tribute Concert
A benefit concert in Los Angeles that honors the life of David Bowie will feature Sting.
David Bowie Reportedly Didn’t Know He Was Dying Until After ‘Blackstar’ Was Completed
A new documentary sheds some light on David Bowie's last days.
Billy Joel Announces 2017 Stadium Dates
Once again, Billy Joel will play baseball stadiums at select dates in the spring and summer.
Charles Manson Hospitalized
Charles Manson is believed to be seriously ill.
Paul McCartney, Paul Rodgers, Alice Cooper, Joan Jett & Billy Joel Make Special New Year’s…
A handful of classic rockers welcomed in 2017 in style.