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 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.
Don McLean Makes Statement on Domestic Violence Arrest: ‘I Am Not a Villain’
Don McLean has issued his first words about his arrest on Jan. 18 as his wife is granted an order of protection against him.
Glenn Frey Dead at Age 67
The Eagles guitarist has died at the age of 67.
David Bowie Gets First U.S. No. 1 Album of His Career With ‘Blackstar’
The last album David Bowie released in his lifetime has topped the album chart in the U.S.
Bruce Springsteen Kicks Off ‘The River’ Tour in Pittsburgh: Setlist, Videos
Bruce Springsteen played 'The River' in its entirety in Pittsburgh last night (Jan. 16).
Two Neil Young Movies to Get One-Night-Only Theatrical Release
'Human Highway' and 'Rust Never Sleeps' will be shown in movie theaters on Feb. 29.
Why the Beatles Didn’t Sink Much Effort Into ‘Yellow Submarine’
The Beatles’ animated film ‘Yellow Submarine’ is widely heralded as a classic for its mixture of whimsy, subversive humor and psychedelic design.