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.
50 Years Ago: ‘The Odd Couple’ Shows the Funny Side of Divorce
Jack Klugman and Tony Randall spent five seasons as roommates in TV adaptation of Neil Simon's hit play and movie.
Freddie Mercury and David Bowie Inspire ‘British Bake Off’ Cakes
Season premiere of popular cooking show asked contestants to replicate their heroes in edible form.
Elton John’s New ‘Jewel Box’ Unearths 60 Unreleased Tracks
Eight-CD set spotlights deep cuts, demos, B-sides and other rarities.
COVID-19 Battle Sent Devo’s Mark Mothersbaugh to Intensive Care
Musician's family feared that he would die.
How Bruce Springsteen’s ‘Born to Run’ Cover Photo ‘Popped’
Eric Meola's famous photo was one of 600 he took in two hours.
Viral Video Sends Phil Collins’ ‘In the Air Tonight’ Up the Chart
Clip of 22-year-old twins listening to the 1981 hit for the first time has made it one of iTunes' most purchased songs.
Stevie Nicks Says Wear a Mask and Become a ‘Spiritual Warrior’
Late-night music-listening session made the Fleetwood Mac singer "slightly euphoric and inspired to be alive."
Watch Billy Joel Play a Sidewalk Piano
He was riding his motorcycle when he saw the instrument on the curb.
Steve Perry Doesn’t Want ‘Don’t Stop Believin” in Politics
Neal Schon has weighed in on the matter.
Watch the Trailer for the Go-Go’s Documentary
Alison Ellwood's movie will be accompanied by the first new music from the band since 2001.