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.
Motley Crue to Release ‘The Dirt’ Audiobook
Band will release audio version of memoir nearly 20 years after it was published.
The Full Story of Axl Rose’s ‘Looney Tunes’ Appearance Revealed
The 'New Looney Tunes' writers reveal how the Guns N' Roses singer's appearance happened.
Watch Bruce Springsteen’s ‘Western Stars’ Video
On the day that 'Western Stars' hits record store shelves and streaming services, Bruce Springsteen has released a video for its title track.
Steve Miller Announces ‘Welcome to the Vault’ Box Set
Collection contains 38 previously unreleased recordings from rocker's five-decade career.
Tom Petty’s Wife and Daughters Now Clashing Over Salad Dressing
The battle for control over late rocker's estate has extended into condiments.
Leon Redbone Dies
He kept rock's earliest musical roots alive over a four-decade career.
Elton John Called a ‘Coward’ by Music Publisher’s Son
Stephen James lashes out at legend over his father's portrayal in 'Rocketman.'
Elton John’s ‘Rocketman’ Movie: Fact vs. Fiction: SPOILERS
A breakdown between what's real in the biopic and where filmmakers took artistic license.
How Bernie Taupin Rejected Fame on ‘Goodbye Yellow Brick Road’
This 1973 No. 2 hit remains one of the most explicitly autobiographical lyrics he ever wrote for Elton John.
Sammy Hagar Is Making a Movie Based on ‘Space Between’
Hagar's clip for "Affirmation" is part of a short film that unites the concept of his new album 'Space Between.'
40 Years Ago: John Belushi and Dan Aykroyd Say Goodbye to ‘Saturday Night Live’
Their last episode on the now-venerable program was the finale of the fourth season.
Bonnaroo Arch Destroyed by Fire
R.I.P. festival-welcoming structure.