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.
Steve Wright of the Greg Kihn Band Dies
Steve Wright, the bass player of the original Greg Kihn Band who co-wrote their biggest hits, has died of a heart attack.
Billy Corgan Defends Donald Trump, Attacks Media
Billy Corgan took CNN and the media to task for their reporting of a leaked dossier that purported to detail information that Russia has on Donald Trump.
Bruce Springsteen Tribute Band Pulls Out of Donald Trump Inaugural Ball
Citing their respect for Bruce Springsteen, the B Street Band will not play the Garden State Presidential Inaugural Gala this week.
Brian May Remembers Lord Snowdon, Who Took the Cover Photo for Queen’s ‘Greatest Hits’
Brain May recalled the time Queen posed for a photo shoot with Lord Snowdon, who died yesterday.
Eddie Vedder Will Perform at President Obama’s Farewell Address
Eddie Vedder will perform with the Chicago Children's Choir when President Obama delivers his farewell address.
U2 Stopped Working on ‘Songs of Experience’ Because of Donald Trump
The Edge revealed that U2 decided to revisit 'The Joshua Tree' after Donald Trump was elected President of the United States.
U2 Announce ‘The Joshua Tree’ 2017 World Tour
U2 will be recognizing the 30th anniversary of 'The Joshua Tree' on tour this summer.
Sting to Headline David Bowie Tribute Concert
A benefit concert in Los Angeles that honors the life of David Bowie will feature Sting.
Watch James Corden and Jim Parsons Spoof Kansas’ ‘Dust in the Wind’ Video
James Corden and Jim Parsons wore some excessively '70s outfits in a remake of Kansas' "Dust in the Wind" video.
’Singles’ Soundtrack Featuring Pearl Jam, Soundgarden and Paul Westerberg to Get 25th Anni…
The soundtrack to Cameron Crowe's 1992 movie is being reissued with an extra disc of demos and other songs.
David Bowie Reportedly Didn’t Know He Was Dying Until After ‘Blackstar’ Was Completed
A new documentary sheds some light on David Bowie's last days.
Billy Joel Announces 2017 Stadium Dates
Once again, Billy Joel will play baseball stadiums at select dates in the spring and summer.