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.
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Late actor appeared as a zombie-fied student in controversial clip.
Rudy Sarzo Says Randy Rhoads Saved Ozzy Osbourne From Plane Crash
Bassist says late guitarist prevented plane from hitting tour bus.
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Remix appears on upcoming expanded edition of 'Slide It In' LP.
Former Survivor Bassist Stephan Ellis Dies
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A look at all the important and wild ways the world has changed since March 1, 1994, when band played its last show.
Brian May Could Induct Def Leppard Into Hall of Fame
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Former Cure Drummer Andy Anderson Dies
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Rapper plays Motley Crue drummer in upcoming movie.
Stevie Nicks Announces ‘Stand Back’ Compilations
Singer's solo career celebrated with new one- and three-disc albums.
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