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.
Brian Wilson Announces 2015 North American Tour
The man who practically defined the sound of summer for generations will be all over the place during 2015's warm months.
David Crosby Calls Kanye West ‘An Idiot and a Poser’
David Crosby expressed his displeasure with Kanye West during a Twitter Q&A.
NHL Goalie Pays Tribute to Bruce Springsteen on New Mask
These days, hockey goalie masks are one of the few places where professional athletes are allowed to express their personalities and tastes during a game.
Slash Announces 2015 U.S. Tour
Slash will continue his road-warrior ways this spring.
Styx Concert to Be Shown on AXS-TV
AXS-TV will premiere a 2014 concert by Styx next month.
Rod Stewart Guitarist Jim Cregan Battling Cancer
Jim Cregan, who has worked regularly with Rod Stewart for nearly 40 years, has been diagnosed with prostate cancer.
Rush ‘2112’ Vinyl to Include Hologram
The vinyl reissue of Rush's '2112' will feature a special surprise in the runout groove.
Here’s Exactly How Tommy Lee’s ‘Cruecifly’ Drum Kit Works
A website for drummers gives the technical details Tommy Lee's "Cruecifly" set up.
Eddie Van Halen Doesn’t Know Where David Lee Roth Is Living
The guitarist revealed that he is unaware of his lead singer's current whereabouts.
Paul McCartney and Paul Simon Bookend ‘SNL 40′
McCartney performed "Maybe I'm Amazed" early in the night and Simon closed the show with "Still Crazy after All These Years."
2015 Grammys: Who to Watch and Who to Root For
The 57th annual Grammy Awards will take place at the Staples Center in Los Angeles on Sunday.
How the Beatles Conquered America Without Playing a Single Note
An estimated crowd of somewhere between three and five thousand greeted the Beatles' Pan Am Flight 101 on Feb. 7, 1964 at John F. Kennedy Airport in New York City.