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.
Watch Eric Clapton Cover Prince’s ‘Purple Rain’
Guitar great encored with late legend's classic at London's Royal Albert Hall.
The Story Behind Every Song on the ‘Rocketman’ Soundtrack
The 22 tracks come from all parts of the legend's career, including one written specifically for the movie.
Woodstock 50 Has Been Canceled … Maybe
Official celebration for festival's golden anniversary reportedly scrapped after investors doubt it "can be executed as an event worthy of the Woodstock brand name."
Billy Idol and Bryan Adams Announce Co-Headlining Tour
The two '80s stars will play eight shows together in August.
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.
Journey Announce Las Vegas Residency
Band will play nine dates at Caesars Palace in October.
The Story of Elton John’s 1975 Suicide Attempt
Legend tried to kill himself in front of family and friends during high point of his fame.
Stevie Nicks Flu Forces Fleetwood Mac Tour Postponement
Band reschedules most of the remaining dates on current North American run.
Rolling Stones Postpone 2019 Tour, Mick Jagger Needs ‘Medical Treatment’
Due to a medical issue with Mick Jagger, the Rolling Stones have postponed the entirety of this spring's tour.
Here’s What’s Cut in the Chinese Version of Queen’s ‘Bohemian Rhapsody’
More than two minutes of footage pertaining to Freddie Mercury's sexual orientation were removed.
Phil Collins Announces ‘Still Not Dead Yet, Live!’ U.S. Tour – Includes Denver Stop
Singer will return to arenas this fall, a year after his first North American shows since 2010.