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.
‘The Blues Brothers’ at 40: A Briefcase Full of Wild Movie Facts
As wild and sprawling as 'The Blues Brothers' is, the story of the creation of the movie might be even crazier.
Penny Lane Could Be Renamed Due to Possible Slavery Connection
The city of Liverpool is looking at the history of Penny Lane to determine if the street, memorialized in a Beatles song of the same name, is named after a notorious slave trader.
Bon Jovi Cancel 2020 Tour to Help Fans Get Refunds
Band scraps dates in order to get money back into hands of its supporters.
Bruce Springsteen, Jon Bon Jovi Announce COVID-19 Benefit TV Show
'Jersey 4 Jersey' will feature many Garden State residents helping to raise money for pandemic fund.
Ozzy Osbourne Diagnosed With Parkinson’s Disease
Metal legend revealed his condition on 'Good Morning America.'
Dave Matthews, Pat Benatar Lead as Rock Hall Fan Vote Nears End
With one week to go in the voting, the '90s jam band has a commanding lead.
Bee Gees Biopic Gets ‘Bohemian Rhapsody’ Producer
A biopic about the band is reportedly in the earliest stages of development, and the producer of Queen biopic Bohemian Rhapsody is apparently involved.
Elton John Says ‘The Lion King’ Remake Messed Up His Music
Elton John said he was unhappy with the way this summer's live action remake of 'The Lion King' turned out, even though he contributed a new song to the movie.
Queen’s ‘The Simpsons’ History: D’OHn’t Stop Me Now
From singing the band's songs to poking fun at its members, we've found every time the legendary animated show has made a joke about Queen.
Dee Snider Blasts NFL for Ignoring ‘Heavy Music’ at Super Bowl Halftime Show
Twisted Sister frontman wants hard rock and metal at pro football's biggest game.