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.
When ‘Jeopardy!”s Alex Trebek Dressed Up Like Kiss’ Gene Simmons
Host transformed into the Demon for Halloween 2018.
In Memoriam: 2020 Deaths
A look at the music, movies and cultural figures who've died.
2020 Classic Rock Documentaries: The Year in Review
Bios, concerts and in-depth looks at the creative process highlight the year's best.
May 2020: Rock Fights COVID-19 With Benefits and Lockdown Songs
The impact that the coronavirus would have on the music industry continued to dominate headlines.
Eagles, Whitesnake Warn Fans About Social Media Scams
The rock stars warned that people are posing as them in an attempt to steal money.
Rolling Stones’ Rise to Fame Headed to ‘High-End’ FX TV Series
Band has authorized the use of their music in series produced by the studio behind 'The Crown.'
Springsteen, Bon Jovi Tell New Jersey to ‘Wear a Friggin’ Mask’
Musicians and Jon Stewart appeared on a billboard encouraging Garden State residents to stop the spread of coronavirus.
Buddy Holly, Chuck Berry Actors Cast for New ‘Clear Lake’ Movie
Ruairi O'Connor and rapper Nelly will play pioneering rockers.
Elton John’s New ‘Jewel Box’ Unearths 60 Unreleased Tracks
Eight-CD set spotlights deep cuts, demos, B-sides and other rarities.
Bruce Springsteen’s ‘Born to Run': A Track-by-Track Guide
A song-by-song look at the album that changed Bruce Springsteen's career.