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.
Why Nobody’s Sure Which Day Pete Rose Broke Baseball’s Hit Record
Experts say the star broke Ty Cobb's mark a few days earlier.
Hear the Rolling Stones’ Newly Unearthed ‘All the Rage’
'Goats Head Soup' outtake has been called "You Should Have Seen Her Ass" on bootlegs.
COVID-19 Battle Sent Devo’s Mark Mothersbaugh to Intensive Care
Musician's family feared that he would die.
Why We’ll Never Know Who Rick Springfield’s ‘Jessie’s Girl’ Was
Singer had a crush on someone in his stained-glass class.
Queen Announce First Live Album and Home Video With Adam Lambert
First full-length project with new lead singer was recorded in concert between 2014 and 2020.
Tom Petty’s Long-Awaited ‘Wildflowers’ Box Set Announced
Collection containing 1994 album's many outtakes has been in the works since at least 2015.
Why the Eagles Refused to Be Pigeonholed With ‘James Dean’
Tribute to the actor signaled a sonic shift away from country rock.
Viral Video Sends Phil Collins’ ‘In the Air Tonight’ Up the Chart
Clip of 22-year-old twins listening to the 1981 hit for the first time has made it one of iTunes' most purchased songs.
Live Nation Revenue Down 98 Percent Due to COVID-19
Financial statements show how much the pandemic has hurt the industry, but company's CEO remains positive.
Here’s How You Can Hear Tom Petty’s New Song, ‘There Goes Angela’
Home demo will be featured on long-awaited 'Wildflowers' box.
Sammy Hagar Announces First Post-Coronavirus Concert
Rockin' Fore the Kids will benefit the Akron’s Children’s Hospital, MusiCares and local food banks.
Jon Bon Jovi Announces Free Livestreamed Show
Set will take place in conjunction with singer's wine and World Central Kitchen.