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.
The Story of ‘Wings for Wheels,’ Bruce Springsteen’s Early Take on ‘Thunder Road’
It would soon become one of Bruce Springsteen's defining songs, but at the time, it didn’t even have its famous title.
David Lee Roth Returns With New ‘Roth Show’
The Van Halen singer talks about Los Angeles car culture as only he can on his new website.
The Day George Harrison Joined John Lennon and Paul McCartney in the Quarry Men
The third part of the equation that would become the Beatles fell into place on Feb. 6, 1958.
David Bowie’s ‘Starman’ Featured in Audi Super Bowl Ad
A retired astronaut relives his glory days with the help of an Audi R8 and David Bowie's "Starman."
Maurice White, Co-Founder of Earth, Wind & Fire, Dies
The drummer and primary songwriter of the popular '70s band has died after a long battle with Parkinson's disease.
Listen to Santana’s New Single, ‘Anywhere You Want to Go,’ Featuring Journey’s Neal Schon
The first single from 'Santana IV,' "Anywhere You Want to Go," has been released.
The Day the Beatles Began Recording the ‘Sgt. Pepper’s Lonely Hearts Club Band’ Title Trac…
In light of what would be released in its wake, the Beatles' 'Sgt. Pepper's Lonely Hearts Club Band' is not the most fully realized concept rock album.
Update: Reports of a New Bad Company Album Shot Down
If the rumors are true, it would be their first album with Paul Rodgers since 1982.
The Day the Beatles Performed Live for the Last Time on a London Rooftop
"I'd like to say thank you on behalf of the group and ourselves, and I hope we passed the audition."
Paul Kantner of Jefferson Airplane Dies at 74
The guitarist, who founded Jefferson Airplane and Jefferson Starship, has died of multiple organ failure.
Bruce Springsteen’s New York Concert Postponed Due to Winter Storm Jonas
Winter Storm Jonas has forced Bruce Springsteen to postpone his concert at Madison Square Garden tomorrow night (Jan. 24).
Steven Tyler Shows Up on CNN’s Blizzard Coverage
The Aerosmith frontman was spotted by CNN's Poppy Harlow while being caught in a blizzard in New York.