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.
Rob Halford Kicks Fan’s Phone During Judas Priest Concert
Six songs into a Judas Priest concert, Rob Halford had enough with a fan whose cell phone was distracting him.
Tom Petty’s Wife and Daughters Now Clashing Over Salad Dressing
The battle for control over late rocker's estate has extended into condiments.
Sammy Hagar Is Making a Movie Based on ‘Space Between’
Hagar's clip for "Affirmation" is part of a short film that unites the concept of his new album 'Space Between.'
Dave Mustaine Sells ‘Premier’ Estate for $2 Million
After three-and-a-half years of trying, Megadeth's Dave Mustaine has sold his 10-acre property in Fallbrook, Calif.
40 Years Ago: John Belushi and Dan Aykroyd Say Goodbye to ‘Saturday Night Live’
Their last episode on the now-venerable program was the finale of the fourth season.
How Bernie Taupin Rejected Fame on ‘Goodbye Yellow Brick Road’
This 1973 No. 2 hit remains one of the most explicitly autobiographical lyrics he ever wrote for Elton John.
Ozzy Osbourne Wants One Last Black Sabbath Show With Bill Ward
After years of mudslinging, Ozzy Osbourne has expressed regret that Bill Ward wasn't on Black Sabbath's last tour.
Watch Lindsey Buckingham Play for the First Time Since Surgery
He helped out his daughter's graduating class by performing Fleetwood Mac's "Landslide" on guitar as she and her classmates sang along.
10 Years Ago: Queen Meet Adam Lambert on ‘American Idol’
Within a few years, the young singer would be fronting the veteran band.
The Story of Elton John’s First U.K. No. 1, ‘Don’t Go Breaking My Heart’
This fun duet became his sixth 'Billboard' chart-topping single in four years.
Listen to Bruce Springsteen’s New Song, ‘There Goes My Miracle’
Second single issued from upcoming 'Western Stars' album.
Listen to Elton John’s New Song, ‘(I’m Gonna) Love Me Again’
Duet with biopic star is the only newly written cut by legend on the upcoming 'Rocketman' soundtrack.