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.
Tommy Lee, Mick Fleetwood, Stewart Copeland Join Ferrell / Smith Drum Battle
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Bon Scott Statue Unveiled in Scottish Hometown
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Tom Petty Recalls Prince’s Hall of Fame Guitar Solo: ‘You Could Feel the Electricity’
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Aerosmith’s Tom Hamilton to Tour With Thin Lizzy
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AC/DC Reportedly Auditioned Tribute Band Singer
The singer of an AC/DC tribute band got to live out his dream when he reportedly auditioned for the band.
Kobe Bryant’s Final Game Breaks Led Zeppelin’s Record for Merchandise Sales
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25 Years Ago: The Doobie Brothers Lose Their Comeback Momentum on ‘Brotherhood’
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Joe Perry Says Aerosmith Hasn’t Decided to Say Goodbye in 2017
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Guns N’ Roses Las Vegas Night Two Report: Sebastian Bach, ‘Don’t Cry’ + More
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