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.
Bill Murray’s Lawyer Responds to the Doobie Brothers
Lawyer for the actor's golf clothing company continued the light-hearted tone found in the band's cease-and-desist letter.
Freddie Mercury and David Bowie Inspire ‘British Bake Off’ Cakes
Season premiere of popular cooking show asked contestants to replicate their heroes in edible form.
Abandoned 007 Movies: 6 James Bond Films That Were Never Made
The 007 franchise is not only filled with hits and misses, but also never-weres.
Why Nobody’s Sure Which Day Pete Rose Broke Baseball’s Hit Record
Experts say the star broke Ty Cobb's mark a few days earlier.
Judas Priest to Celebrate ’50 Heavy Metal Years’ in 648 Page Book
Band's history will be commemorating with 648 pages of photographs and essays, with contributions from all current members.
How Bruce Springsteen’s ‘Born to Run’ Cover Photo ‘Popped’
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Red Hot Chili Peppers’ Former Guitarist Jack Sherman Dead at 64
Anthony Kiedis praised him for keeping the band afloat in their early years.
Quiet Riot Drummer Frankie Banali Dies
Drummer spent 39 years in the chart-topping metal band.
Queen Announce First Live Album and Home Video With Adam Lambert
First full-length project with new lead singer was recorded in concert between 2014 and 2020.
Rolling Stones to Open Flagship London Store
RS No. 9 Carnaby will feature band merchandise and collaborations with international designers.