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.
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Musical theater actress reached greater fame as Officer Laverne Hooks.
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In Memoriam: 2020 Deaths
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It didn't seem like there was much to laugh about this year, but thankfully we found these stories.
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How Gene Simmons Recorded His 1978 Solo Album: Book Excerpt
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George Thorogood Recalls Upset Fans When He Signed With EMI
Move to major caused a near-boycott from long-time followers.
Rolling Stones’ Rise to Fame Headed to ‘High-End’ FX TV Series
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