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.
How ELO’s ‘Livin’ Thing’ Got Into ‘Boogie Nights’
Jeff Lynne, who doesn't like sex and violence in movies, had to be convinced to allow his band's song to be used at the end of classic movie.
Watch Fleetwood Mac Debut New Lineup on ‘The Ellen DeGeneres Show’
Mike Campbell and Neil Finn make their first public appearance with the band.
Rock ‘n’ Roll Watches: A Complete Guide
For those of you who like to wear your love of rock 'n' roll on your sleeve.
The Musical History of the Beatles’ Children
We look at the six sons of Beatles who have followed in their fathers' footsteps.
Paul Rodgers Helped Robert Plant Make a Big Decision About Led Zeppelin
Bad Company singer gave Plant a big piece of career advice the night they met.
Eric Clapton to Release Christmas Album, ‘Happy Xmas’
Eric Clapton is putting out 'Happy Xmas,' which will be comprised of 13 standards and one new original song.
Lindsey Buckingham Announces First Post-Fleetwood Mac Tour
The singer and guitarist will play a bunch of shows at the same his former bandmates are on the road.
Phil Collins Calls Seated Performances a ‘Positive’ Experience
Even though health issues have forced him to sit during shows, the singer and drummer says they've been "great fun."
Alice Cooper Is Selling His Hollywood Vampires ‘Retreat’ for $1.3 Million
Home in Los Angeles' Echo Park neighborhood where he lived while working on all-star project is on the market.
Journey’s Neal Schon Asks Concertgoers to Protect His Wife
Neal Schon is asking fans to be on the lookout for concert security personnel, whom he says are harassing his wife.
Watch Joe Elliott Sit in With Billy Joel on ‘Pour Some Sugar on Me’
Billy Joel brought out Def Leppard's Joe Elliott to perform "Pour Some Sugar on Me" during his Aug. 10 concert at Boston's Fenway Park.
Mark David Chapman Almost Killed John Lennon Two Months Earlier
According to his wife, Mark David Chapman traveled to New York to kill John Lennon a few months before the fateful night of Dec. 8, 1980.