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.
Eagles Fought Off Punk, Disco and Exhaustion on ‘The Long Run’
At the time, the band were the last people to question if others had longevity in them.
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.
Mick Fleetwood’s Peter Green Tribute Concert Coming to Theaters
All-star salute to the Fleetwood Mac founder will be screened in March 2021.
How Sammy Hagar Regrouped Onstage After Eddie Van Halen’s Death
"We had work to do, and that was carry on the music."
The Amazing Story Behind ‘Dazed and Confused”s Most Famous Line
Matthew McConaughey's classic line about high school girls was made under extraordinary circumstances for the actor.
Album John Lennon Signed for His Killer Is Up for Auction
The copy of 'Double Fantasy' the ex-Beatle signed hours before his murder is for sale.
21 Major Albums That Turn 40 This Month
The month was a microcosm for the state of rock.
How Janis Joplin Inspired Tom Petty’s ‘The Waiting’
Songwriter first got the chorus from a line by the late singer. Then came the hardest part.
Why Tom Petty Let Don Henley Record ‘The Boys of Summer’
Mike Campbell reveals why his late bandmate rejected the demo, which led to the ex-Eagle's solo classic.
Metallica and Mariah Carey Get Mashed Up for Christmas Season
"For Whom the Bell Tolls" and "All I Want for Christmas Is You" - together at last!