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.
Bruce Springsteen Inspired a Plot Point in ‘Solo: A Star Wars Story’
"Never once gave thought to landing ... "
John Fogerty and ZZ Top Kick Off ‘Blues and Bayous’ Tour: Set List
One of this year's most eagerly awaited package tours began last night (May 25) when ZZ Top and John Fogerty opened up their Blues and Bayous Tour at the Borgata Spa & Resort in Atlantic City, N.J.
Phil Collen Leaves Def Leppard Tour
Less than a week after Def Leppard's tour with Journey began, a reported family emergency has caused Phil Collen to leave the tour.
Tom Petty’s Former House Is for Sale for $5 Million
A house that Tom Petty owned in Encino, Calif., hit the market on the anniversary of the day it had burned to the ground.
FBI’s Donald Trump Investigation Named After Rolling Stones Lyric
One of the band's best songs served as inspiration for a code name.
Aerosmith’s ‘Dude (Looks Like a Lady)’ Was Inspired by Vince Neil
Co-writer Desmond Child spoke about how the Motley Crue singer inspired Aerosmith's comeback hit.
Kurt Cobain Death Scene Photos Will Remain Private
An appellate court has ruled against a journalist in his attempt to see photos from the 1994 death scene of Nirvana frontman Kurt Cobain.
Queen Release ‘Sneak Peek’ Trailer for ‘Bohemian Rhapsody’
Queen have released a 20-second teaser trailer for their upcoming 'Bohemian Rhapsody' movie.
Lindsey Buckingham Says Fleetwood Mac ‘Lost Their Perspective’
Lindsey Buckingham has made his first public comments about his split with Fleetwood Mac.
Guns N’ Roses Back on Rock Chart for First Time in Nearly 10 Years
"Shadow of Your Love" is Guns N' Roses' 22nd entry on the Mainstream Rock chart.
Radio Legend Uncle Joe Benson to Host ‘Ultimate Classic Rock’ Show
Uncle Joe brings a wealth of knowledge and experience, including having spent the last 37 years in Southern California radio.
Phil Collins Announces First North American Tour in Eight Years
At long last, Phil Collins is returning to North American concert stages.