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.
10 Things We Learned From Billy Joel’s Vulture Interview
He talks about why he hasn't released an album of pop songs since 1993, his overall indifference to lyrics and how he wants to go out in a blaze of ignominy.
You Could Be in the Next Tom Petty Video
Tom Petty fans are being asked to submit photos and videos for possible inclusion in the video for the next single from the 'An American Treasure' box set.
Styx Deny Playing ‘Mr Roboto’ to Satisfy Concert Promoters
Styx have refuted Dennis DeYoung's claim that they've only added "Mr. Roboto" at the behest of concert promoters.
Dennis DeYoung Says the Promoters Are Forcing Styx to Play ‘Mr. Roboto’
Dennis DeYoung said that Styx's decision to add "Mr. Roboto" to their set lists came from the promoters, not a change of heart by his former bandmates.
Rod Stewart Announces New Album, ‘Blood Red Roses’
His 30th album is on the way. First single is here now.
Bruce Springsteen’s Broadway Show Coming to Netflix
'Springsteen on Broadway' will debut on Netflix the same day it ends a 236-performance run on stage.
Queen Release Second ‘Bohemian Rhapsody’ Trailer
Here's another look at the upcoming Freddie Mercury biopic.
Watch Tom Petty’s New ‘Keep a Little Soul’ Video
Lead single from late rocker's 'An American Treasure' box set is out now.
60-Song Tom Petty ‘American Treasure’ Box Set Announced
The just-announced Tom Petty 'American Treasure' box set will include previously unreleased live and studio material.
Bruce Springsteen Releases Oft-Bootlegged 1978 Roxy Concert
One day shy of its 40th anniversary, the Boss has officially released one of his most famous concerts.
Donald Trump Reportedly Gave Kim Jong-un a Copy of Elton John’s ‘Rocket Man’
After mocking the North Korean leader by calling him "Rocket Man," the president has reportedly gifted him with an Elton John CD.
Neal Schon Wants to Work With Steve Perry Again
Guitarist wants to work with his old singer on "something that's different than Journey."