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.
Billy Gibbons Discusses Prince’s ‘Sensational’ Guitar Playing
The ZZ Top frontman recalls a lengthy conversation about guitar with Prince.
Guns N’ Roses Las Vegas Night Two Report: Sebastian Bach, ‘Don’t Cry’ + More
Guns N' Roses made a few changes to the setlist for their show at the T-Mobile Arena in Las Vegas.
UPDATED: Vince Neil Charged With Battery in Las Vegas
Neil allegedly pulled a woman's hair on Thursday (April 7).
Jimmie Van Zant, Cousin of Lynyrd Skynyrd’s Ronnie Van Zant, Dies at 59
Van Zant, who died of liver cancer on April 7, released three Southern rock albums in his lifetime.
Simon & Garfunkel’s ‘The Sound of Silence’ Reaches Top 10 of Two Charts Thanks to ‘Sad’ Be…
A viral video of Ben Affleck looking pensive has helped push Simon & Garfunkel's hit back onto the charts.
35 Years Ago: Bruce Springsteen Begins First Major European Tour
Bruce Springsteen took his tour in support of 'The River' to Europe with a concert in Hamburg, West Germany on April 7, 1981.
45 Years Ago: James Taylor Meets Carly Simon
James Taylor and Carly Simon began their romance on April 6, 1971.
AC/DC’s ‘Thunderstruck’ Used in Cancer Treatment
A team of researchers in Australia have found that playing AC/DC's "Thunderstruck" during chemotherapy has improved the efficiency of the drug.
Why Are Guns N’ Roses Calling It the ‘Not in This Lifetime…’ Tour?
Guns N' Roses have named their new tour after a quote by Axl Rose about the possibility of a reunion.
The Story of John Lennon and Yoko Ono’s ‘Bed-In for Peace’
Most newlyweds like to spend their first few days as a couple far away from their hometown in some exotic locale, isolated from the rest of the world.