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.
Beatles Release Acoustic Version of ‘While My Guitar Gently Weeps’
A previously unreleased early recording of George Harrison's song features him on acoustic guitar and Paul McCartney on harmonium.
Lindsey Buckingham Says Stevie Nicks Forced Him Out of Fleetwood Mac
He says she gave the band a him-or-me ultimatum after their last concert together.
Lynyrd Skynyrd Members Lose ‘Street Survivors’ Film Lawsuit
A lower court had ruled that Artimus Pyle's biopic violated an agreement preventing members from exploiting the band's tragic history.
New Tom Petty Set, ‘The Best of Everything,’ to Be Released
Two-disc compilation gathers songs from the Heartbreakers, Mudcrutch and solo career.
Kiss Announce Farewell Tour on ‘America’s Got Talent’
The surprise announcement arrived during a special appearance on 'America's Got Talent.'
Paul McCartney Kicks Off ‘Freshen Up’ Tour in Canada: Set List and Video
First dates in support of 'Egypt Station' began in Quebec City last night.
Bob Seger Announces ‘Travelin’ Man’ Farewell Tour
Seger and the Silver Bullet Band will turn the page one last time with a tour that kicks off in the fall.
Listen to Joan Jett’s New Song ‘Fresh Start’
Track comes from the upcoming 'Bad Reputation' documentary.
Paul McCartney Announces First U.S. Shows of 2019
Freshen Up tour will make its way to the States next year.
How to Watch Aretha Franklin’s Funeral
Friday's service will be broadcast online and on TV.
Billy Joel Pays Tribute to Aretha Franklin, Welcomes Bryan Adams
Singer performed "Respect" and welcomed a guest to his Madison Square Garden show last night.
John Lennon’s Killer, Mark David Chapman, Denied Parole Again
For the 10th time, Mark David Chapman has been denied parole for the 1980 killing of John Lennon.