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.
Watch Eric Clapton Cover Prince’s ‘Purple Rain’
Guitar great encored with late legend's classic at London's Royal Albert Hall.
25 Years Ago: Johnny Carson Makes His Final TV Appearance
Legend surprised viewers on the 'Late Show With David Letterman' two years after his farewell.
Watch Tom Petty’s New ‘For Real’ Video
Late legend's daughter Adria assembled clip from photos and footage of her father.
See Some of the Guitars David Gilmour Is Selling
Take an up-close look at some of the valuable instruments the Pink Floyd guitarist will auction off next month.
Robert Plant Announces North American Tour
He'll play 10 shows, including some festival dates, with the Sensational Space Shifters later this year.
Deep Purple Announce New U.S. Leg of ‘Long Goodbye’ Tour
Band will play 33 dates across the country in September and October.
Paul Simon’s ‘Premier Estate’ Is for Sale at $13.9 Million
New Canaan, Ct., house singer-songwriter shares with wife Edie Brickell has hit the market.
Woodstock 50 Has Been Canceled … Maybe
Official celebration for festival's golden anniversary reportedly scrapped after investors doubt it "can be executed as an event worthy of the Woodstock brand name."
Eric Clapton Announces Brief U.S. Tour
Guitar legend will play a few shows in run-up to Crossroads Guitar Festival.
Santana Announce New Album, ‘Africa Speaks’
Rick Rubin-produced LP was inspired by the continent's music.
Journey Announce Las Vegas Residency
Band will play nine dates at Caesars Palace in October.
The Story of Elton John’s 1975 Suicide Attempt
Legend tried to kill himself in front of family and friends during high point of his fame.