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.
The Journey / Def Leppard 2018 Tour: A Tale of the Tape
How do the two heavyweights in one of this summer's biggest tours match up?
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.
Gibson Files for Bankruptcy
Gibson Brands Inc., the manufacturer of Gibson guitars, has filed for Chapter 11 in U.S. Bankruptcy Court.
ABBA Have New Music on the Way and Yes, We Are Excited
Thirty-five years after breaking up, ABBA revealed that they've recorded two new songs and have a TV special on the way.
Steve Miller Band and Peter Frampton Announce 2018 North American Tour
The Steve Miller Band and Peter Frampton are going back out on the road.
Are the Beatles Declining in Popularity?
According to Google Trends, fewer and fewer people are searching for the Beatles on Google and YouTube.
Olivia Newton-John’s Ex-Boyfriend, Missing Since 2005, Possibly Found in Mexico
Patrick McDermott, who went missing in 2005 and was presumed dead, has reportedly been found in a small village in Mexico.
Foreigner Reunite With Lou Gramm, Al Greenwood and Ian McDonald for the First Time Since 1…
Four of the five surviving original members of Foreigner performed together for the first time since 1980 at the Nikon at Jones Beach Theatre in Wantagh, N.Y., tonight.
Ringo Starr Raves About the Beatles’ ‘Sgt. Pepper’ 50th Anniversary Edition
Ringo Starr is thrilled with the remastered sound of the upcoming 50th anniversary edition of the Beatles' 'Sgt. Pepper's Lonely Hearts Club Band.'
Hall & Oates Announce 2017 North American Tour With Tears for Fears
Two of the most reliable hit-making bands of the '80s will be touring together this summer.
Charles Manson Hospitalized
Charles Manson is believed to be seriously ill.
Paul McCartney Remembers George Michael’s ‘Sweet Soul Music’
Paul McCartney paid tribute to George Michael, who died on Christmas Day.