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.
Hear Elton John’s New Song With Gorillaz, ‘The Pink Phantom’
Rocket Man lent vocals to new track from virtual band's upcoming 'Song Machine, Season One: Strange Timez.'
Helen Reddy, ‘I Am Woman’ Singer, Dies at 78
Vocalist, actor and feminist icon had been diagnosed with dementia in 2015.
Watch Miley Cyrus Cover Blondie and Hall and Oates Classics
"Heart of Glass" and "Maneater" were played during recent TV performances.
50 Years Ago: ‘The Odd Couple’ Shows the Funny Side of Divorce
Jack Klugman and Tony Randall spent five seasons as roommates in TV adaptation of Neil Simon's hit play and movie.
Hear Bruce Springsteen’s New Single, ‘Ghosts’
Second single from 'Letter to You' was inspired by deaths of E Street Band members Clarence Clemons and Danny Federici.
Freddie Mercury and David Bowie Inspire ‘British Bake Off’ Cakes
Season premiere of popular cooking show asked contestants to replicate their heroes in edible form.
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.