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.
Mott the Hoople ’74 Cancel U.S. Tour Due to Ian Hunter’s Tinnitus
The reunited band was scheduled to play two weeks of shows in October and November.
The Who Postpone Show After Roger Daltrey Loses His Voice
Singer's vocal problems cut the concert short after eight songs.
When the ‘Wild and Crazy Guys’ Debuted on ‘Saturday Night Live’
The Festrunk Brothers first appeared on the late-night comedy show on Sept. 24, 1977.
Original Motorhead Guitarist Larry Wallis Dies at 70
Wallis joined the band in 1975, but left a year later.
Siri Briefly Thought Bob Dylan Was Dead
Apple's virtual assistant thought the rock legend died in 2008.
Ric Ocasek’s Cause of Death Revealed
Medical examiner makes determination the day after the Cars frontman died.
Eddie Money Dies at 70
He went from New York City police officer to one of the most reliable hitmakers of the late '70s and '80s.
Tommy Lee Has Finished Recording Another Solo Album
Motley Crue drummer hopes to have it out early next year.
Bon Jovi Announces Title of Next Album
Jon Bon Jovi gave some details of his band's next album on his Runaway to Paradise Mediterranean cruise.
Get Your First Look at Johnny Flynn as David Bowie in ‘Stardust’
Producer Paul Van Carter uploaded the first picture of actor in costume as late legend.