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.
Breaking Down ‘Goodfellas” Famous ‘Jump Into the Fire’ Sequence
With the help of six classic-rock songs, Martin Scorsese created one of the movie's most memorable moments.
How Phil Spector Turned the Beatles’ ‘Get Back’ Into ‘Let It Be’
Producer spent a week and a half working on stalled project to create the last Fab Four album.
Elton John, U2 and Joan Jett Headline All-Star T. Rex Tribute LP
'AngelHeaded Hipster' features a wide variety of artists covering Marc Bolan's catalog.
Elton John Postpones All 2020 North American Tour Dates
COVID-19 sidelines remainder of continent's Farewell Yellow Brick Road dates for this year.
‘Elegant’ House in ‘The Godfather Part II’ Compound for Sale
Home is on the site of the Fleur du Lac Estate, where Francis Ford Coppola shot his Oscar-winning sequel.
Bon Jovi Cancel 2020 Tour to Help Fans Get Refunds
Band scraps dates in order to get money back into hands of its supporters.
Bruce Springsteen, Jon Bon Jovi Announce COVID-19 Benefit TV Show
'Jersey 4 Jersey' will feature many Garden State residents helping to raise money for pandemic fund.
Paul McCartney’s ‘Hey Jude’ Notes Sell for $910K at Auction
A piece of paper with some lyrics in the author's handwriting sold for more than five times the estimated value.
How Cheap Trick’s ‘I Want You to Want Me’ Almost Didn’t Get a Second Chance
Robin Zander said song's response from audiences had been tepid before breakthrough Tokyo concert.
Eddie Money’s ‘Brand New Day’ Album Gets Digital Release Date
Singer planned to put out the record last year, before his health issues turned fatal.
John Prine Dies: Rockers React
The death of the legendary singer-songwriter brought out tributes via social media.
Learn to Make Music From Rock Legends During Coronavirus Lockdown
Many great musicians are spending their self-quarantine by uploading instructional videos.