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.
50 Years Ago: How a Gun Injury Led to Mick Jagger Writing ‘Brown Sugar’
An accident suffered while Mick Jagger was filming 'Ned Kelly' resulted in one of the Rolling Stones' most famous songs.
Beatles Fans Celebrate ‘Abbey Road’ Cover Photo Anniversary
Thousands visited the North London spot where the famous LP picture was shot.
Why David Bowie’s ‘Let’s Dance’ Video Angered Stevie Ray Vaughan
A new book shines light on guitarist's brief stint working with legend during his comeback era.
‘Jimi Hendrix’ to Appear in ‘Bill & Ted 3′
DazMann Still will play the guitar legend in the third installment in the Bill & Ted franchise.
Journey Add Dates to Las Vegas Residency
They're already extending a 2019 stay at the Colosseum in Caesars Palace.
Bob Seger, Deep Purple Highlight ‘Once Upon a Time’ Soundtrack
Quentin Tarantino's new movie includes lots of cool songs from the late '60s.
The Doors Announce ‘The Soft Parade’ Deluxe Edition for 50th
Golden anniversary edition of band's fourth album includes B-side, alternate versions and more.
Paul McCartney Writing Stage Musical Version of ‘It’s a Wonderful Life’
Frank Capra's holiday classic is being adapted for the stage, with a score composed by Paul McCartney.
Queen and Adam Lambert Kick Off ‘Rhapsody’ Tour: Set List, Photos and Videos
With public interest high after the success of 'Bohemian Rhapsody,' band begins new tour in Vancouver.
Woodstock 50 Denied Permit
The town of Vernon, N.Y., has rejected Michael Lang's application to hold festival at local racetrack.
55 Years Ago: Beatles Begin Experimenting on ‘A Hard Day’s Night’
Soundtrack to group's first movie showcased how quickly John Lennon and Paul McCartney were growing as songwriters.
Brian Johnson’s ‘A Life on the Road’ Series to Air in the U.S.
After two years on British television, AC/DC singer's show will debut on the AXS network.