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.
33 Years Ago: Bruce Springsteen Records ‘Nebraska’
Bruce Springsteen recorded one of his most acclaimed albums in a one-day session.
Paul McCartney Guests On Kanye West’s New Song, ‘Only One’
Paul McCartney guest stars on Kanye West's new song, 'Only One.'
The Day the Beatles Began Recording ‘Penny Lane’
A decision to give up touring in 1966 gave the Beatles unprecedented time to spend experimenting in the studio.
Has AC/DC’s First North American Tour Date Been Revealed?
A Canadian site says they will be playing in Quebec City on Sept. 2, 2015.
Why Alice Cooper Doesn’t Believe in ‘Celebrity Christianity’
Alice Cooper discussed his faith in-depth in a new interview.
Ringo Starr’s New Album is Finished
Ringo Starr says his new album will be out next year in a holiday greeting to fans.
Phil Rudd’s Accused ‘Hitman’ Denies Original Police Story
The man Phil Rudd was once accused of trying to hire to kill someone has told his side of the story.
31 Years Ago: Jimmy Page and Robert Plant Reunite – For One Song
Jimmy Page sat in with Robert Plant in London on Dec. 13, 1983.
U2 Send Sober Slash A Case Of Guinness
Slash, who has been sober for eight years, received a case of Guinness from U2 upon arriving in Dublin this week.
Richard Branson Denies Making $800 Million Led Zeppelin Reunion Offer
Richard Branson, the founder of the Virgin Group, says that there is "absolutely no truth" to the story that Robert Plant ripped up a contract with an $800 million offer for a Led Zeppelin reunion tour.
Will AC/DC’s Next Tour Be Their Last?
Author Jesse Fink believes AC/DC's next tour could be their last in a November 2014 interview.
Bruce Springsteen’s Lasagna Raises $600,000 at Stand Up for Heroes
It's a bedrock of Italian peasant cuisine, but when served by one of rock's biggest stars, it can cost a fortune.