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.
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.
40 Years Ago: John Belushi and Dan Aykroyd Say Goodbye to ‘Saturday Night Live’
The last 'Saturday Night Live' performance by John Belushi and Dan Aykroyd was on the May 26, 1979, finale of the fourth season.
25 Years Ago: Johnny Carson Makes His Final TV Appearance
Legend surprised viewers on the 'Late Show With David Letterman' two years after his farewell.
Billy Joel Says He’s Not ‘Interesting Enough’ for a Biopic
The singer-songwriter believes his backstory doesn't have the juicy bits necessary to make it to the big screen.
Elton John to Release His Autobiography
Memoir will contain truth about his life, which hasn't always been presented accurately in books.
Former Cure Drummer Andy Anderson Dies
He was in the Cure from 1983-84, and also worked with Hawkwind and Iggy Pop.
Peter Frampton Has a Rare Muscle Disease
The guitarist revealed that he's embarking on his farewell tour because he has inclusion-body myositis, a degenerative disease that slowly weakens his muscles.
Bruce Springsteen-Themed ‘Blinded by the Light’ Film Gets Distribution Deal
'Blinded by the Light' is about a British Muslim whose life changes upon hearing Bruce Springsteen.
Bob Dylan and Martin Scorsese Team Up for Rolling Thunder Film
Fourteen years after the director chronicled Dylan's switch from folk to rock with 'No Direction Home,' he's making a new documentary about the Rolling Thunder Revue, Dylan's wild ride of a tour from 1975.
‘Bohemian Rhapsody’ Home Video Release Date, Exclusive Packaging Revealed
Movie will hit digital services a few weeks before physical version becomes available.