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.
Elton John’s New ‘Jewel Box’ Unearths 60 Unreleased Tracks
Eight-CD set spotlights deep cuts, demos, B-sides and other rarities.
How Hans Zimmer Covered Pink Floyd’s ‘Eclipse’ for ‘Dune’ Trailer
The film's score composer watched socially distanced recording sessions over FaceTime.
Beatles Announce Full Details About New ‘Get Back’ Book
Companion piece to documentary features hundreds of photos and text transcribed from 'Let It Be' sessions.
Hear Fu Manchu Cover Rush’s ‘Working Man’
Song was recorded as tribute to Neil Peart, with proceeds going toward brain-tumor research.
Listen to Timothy B. Schmit’s New Single, ‘Cross That Line’
New track by Eagles bassist comes from his first album since 2016.
Hear Todd Rundgren’s ‘Espionage’ From New ‘Space Force’ Album
Lead single from upcoming LP is a collaboration with Muslim hip-hop artist Narcy.
How ‘Outlaw Man’ Helped Shape Eagles’ ‘Desperado’
Second single from concept record about the Old West came from outside band's camp.
Watch Queen and Adam Lambert Perform ‘The Show Must Go On’
'Live Around the World' track comes from 2018 show in London.
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.