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.
Doobie Brothers, NIN, T-Rex and Depeche Mode Inducted Into Rock Hall
Class of 2020 includes acts who made their fame in the '70s, '80s and '90s.
Pearl Jam Announce New ‘Gigaton’ Album and Tour
Band's 11th studio album is first since 2013's 'Lightning Bolt.'
New Allman Brothers Box Set Celebrates Band’s 50th Anniversary
'Trouble No More: 50th Anniversary Collection' compiles 61 tracks, including seven unreleased songs, from 13 different lineups of the band.
Foreigner Announce ‘Juke Box Heroes’ Tour With Kansas and Europe
Bands will play outdoor venues across North America this summer.
Elton John Nominated for Best Original Song Oscar
"I'm Gonna Love Me Again" is the sole Academy Award nod for 'Rocketman.'
Prince Grammy Tribute Concert to Feature Alicia Keys, John Legend
An all-star show dedicated to Prince will take place after the Grammys, with a telecast in April.
Elton John Plays Piano, Sings on Ozzy Osbourne’s ‘Ordinary Man’
Drummer Chad Smith spoke about the Rocket Man's involvement in the sessions for new LP's title track.
The Case for All 16 2020 Rock and Roll Hall of Fame Candidates
All the nominees are deserving, but they can't all get in this year.
Queen Wowed by 13-Year-Old ‘Bohemian Rhapsody’ Singer
Norway's Angelina Jordan impressed the band with a rendition of its hit on 'America's Got Talent.'
Nancy Carol Lewis Jones, Who and Jimi Hendrix Publicist, Dies at 76
Publicist worked with many top British rock acts and was later Monty Python's U.S. manager.