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 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.
Billy Joel Says He’s Not ‘Interesting Enough’ for a Biopic
Singer-songwriter believes his backstory doesn't have the juicy bits necessary to make it to the big screen.
Paul Simon’s ‘Premier Estate’ Is for Sale at $13.9 Million
New Canaan, Ct., house singer-songwriter shares with wife Edie Brickell has hit the market.
Billy Idol and Bryan Adams Announce Co-Headlining Tour
The two '80s stars will play eight shows together in August.
Brian May Recalls ‘Instant’ Chemistry When Meeting Adam Lambert
Brian May and Roger Taylor talk about meeting Adam Lambert in preview clips from 'The Show Must Go On' documentary.
Guns N’ Roses, Def Leppard, Lynyrd Skynyrd Headline Exit 111 Festival
Inaugural get-together will take place in Manchester, Tenn., in October.
Lindsey Buckingham Is Selling His ‘Enchanting’ Compound for $29.5 Million
The 1.2-acre California estate is second home former Fleetwood Mac member has put on market in less than two years.
The Story of Elton John’s Early Band Bluesology
Before going solo, singer cut his teeth in a soul group.
Journey Announce Las Vegas Residency
Band will play nine dates at Caesars Palace in October.
Stevie Nicks Flu Forces Fleetwood Mac Tour Postponement
Band reschedules most of the remaining dates on current North American run.
How Elton John Met Bernie Taupin
An envelope of poems given to singer resulted in 50-year songwriting partnership.