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.
Eddie Money Dies at 70
He went from New York City police officer to one of the most reliable hitmakers of the late '70s and '80s.
Ozzy Osbourne Was Worried He Might Be Paralyzed After Fall
Ozzy Osbourne discusses his recovery from a fall that caused him to postpone his entire tour calendar for 2019.
Joan Jett to Sing With Carrie Underwood on ‘Sunday Night Football’ Theme Song
NBC announced that Joan Jett and Carrie Underwood will duet on the theme song to their 'Sunday Night Football' telecasts.
Woodstock Was the Who’s Worst Gig Ever, Says Roger Daltrey
Half-century of perspective hasn't changed singer's thoughts on his band's festival show.
50 Years Ago: How a Gun Injury Led to Mick Jagger Writing ‘Brown Sugar’
An accident suffered while Mick Jagger was filming 'Ned Kelly' resulted in one of the Rolling Stones' most famous songs.
Pete Townshend Calls the Who’s New Tour a ‘Big Move On': Exclusive Video
Guitarist talks about upcoming leg of the band's road show and how he started writing rock operas.
Bob Seger, Deep Purple Highlight ‘Once Upon a Time’ Soundtrack
Quentin Tarantino's new movie includes lots of cool songs from the late '60s.
50 Years Ago: Eric Clapton Unimpressed by Led Zeppelin
Guitar great thought band was "too loud" when it played the Midwest Rock Festival in July 1969.
20 Years Ago: Lawrence Gowan Plays First Show With Styx
A new era started in Branson, Mo., on July 8, 1999.
Unreleased Bruce Springsteen Song Highlights Movie Soundtrack
'Blinded by the Light' LP includes a dozen Boss tracks, including new "I'll Stand by You."