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.
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.
The Beatles Being Sued Over Use of Shea Stadium Footage
A company representing promoter Sid Bernstein claims they are the rightful owners of the footage of the Beatles' Shea Stadium concert.
Axl Rose Being Sued by Former Guns N’ Roses Keyboardist Chris Pitman
Guns N' Roses former keyboardist is suing his former boss for $163,000 in unpaid wages.
When a Kiss Reunion Under the Brooklyn Bridge Rocked MTV’s Video Music Awards
The dreams of Kiss fans everywhere finally came true in 1996.
Former Guns N’ Roses Guitarist Ron ‘Bumblefoot’ Thal Has Bladder Cancer for the Second Tim…
Two years after Ron "Bumblefoot" Thal was treated for bladder cancer, the guitarist says it has returned.
When Bruce Springsteen Performed With Clarence Clemons for the First Time
The 40-year friendship between Bruce Springsteen and Clarence Clemons would become an essential part of the E Street Band's self-created mythology.
Watch Eddie Vedder Sing With Nearly Everyone Who Played the Ohana Festival
Eddie Vedder was all over the Ohana Festival on Saturday (Aug. 27).
The Tragically Hip Say Goodbye With Emotional Last Concert
The Tragically Hip gave their final performance last night (Aug. 20) in their hometown of Kingston, Ontario, Canada.
Steven Tyler Responds to Disney World
The Aerosmith singer made two social media posts after learning that a hand gesture he made was edited out of a ride at Disney World.
The Tragically Hip’s Last Concert Will Be Streamed Globally
This Saturday (Aug. 20), the CBC will broadcast the last-ever concert by the Tragically Hip live.
Listen to Beatles Covers by Eddie Vedder, Regina Spektor and Sia
Three stars of alternative and indie released covers of Beatles songs for various projects.
U2’s New Album Will Probably Not Be Released Until 2017
Despite saying that they were hoping to have a new album by the end of 2016, it’s looking less and less likely that U2 will have the follow-up to 2014’s Songs of Innocence out until next year. According to lead singer Bono, they are also lining up a tour for 2017