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.
Prince May Return as a Hologram Even Though He Called the Idea ‘Demonic’
Prince's sister is considering having a hologram of her brother at an upcoming showing of his memorabilia.
Prince and Dr. Cornel West Pen a Letter With ‘Dear Mr. Man': 365 Prince Songs in a Year
Dr. Cornel West, a professor of African-American Studies, took Prince's Afrocentric song from 2004 and overdubbed some raps to it.
Prince Condemns Child Abuse on ‘Papa': 365 Prince Songs in a Year
The narrator of "Papa" admitted to having been abused as a child, but Prince was often elusive about his complex relationship with his father.
Prince Goes to Great Lengths on ‘The War': 365 Prince Songs in a Year
At 26 minutes. "The War" was the longest song Prince ever officially released.
Prince and George Clinton Team Up for ‘We Can Funk': 365 Prince Songs in a Year
"We Can Funk," from 1990's 'Graffiti Bridge,' gave Prince an opportunity to work with one of his idols, George Clinton of Parliament-Funkadelic.
Prince Channels Joni Mitchell in ‘A Case of U’: 365 Prince Songs in a Year
Prince's 'One Nite Alone' featured a cover of one of his favorite songs, "A Case of You" by Joni Mitchell.
Bob Marley to Release 40th Anniversary Editions of ‘Exodus’
Bob Marley's 'Exodus' is getting the expanded and remastered treatment in honor of its 40th anniversary.
New Prince ‘Deliverance’ EP Brings Immediate Lawsuit
A new EP of six songs by Prince has surfaced. However, his estate has already filed a lawsuit over the ownership of the masters.
Grace Slick Chastised by Reverend for Pro-LGBTQ Stance: ‘All Sin Carries a Death Sentence’
Rev. Franklin Graham took exception to Grace Slick donating money from licensing one of her songs to a pro-LGBTQ organization.
Depeche Mode Announce 2017 North American Tour
Depeche Mode will tour the U.S. and Canada for two months after the release of theit new album, 'Spirit.'