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.
Kenny Rogers, Country-Pop Star, Dies at 81
Singer had a string of crossover hits between 1977 and 1987, but his career stretched nearly 60 years.
R.E.M.’s ‘It’s the End of the World’ Is a Hit Due to Coronavirus
The global pandemic has pushed the 1987 single onto iTunes' Top Songs chart.
Wilco and Sleater-Kinney Announce ‘It’s Time’ Tour
Indie bands will hit the road for a series of dates in August.
Black Keys Announce Summer 2020 Tour
Summer trek will continue support of last year's 'Let's Rock' album.
David Bowie Live Album to Be Released for Record Store Day
'I'm Only Dancing' is the first official live LP from legend's 1974 Soul Tour.
Dead and Company Announce 2020 U.S. Tour
Band will play two-night stands in three cities.
Spike Lee Will Direct David Byrne’s ‘American Utopia’ Movie
Director has been hired to bring the Broadway show to the big screen.
Neil Young Is Now a U.S. Citizen
Process was held up last year when he admitted to marijuana use.
Pearl Jam Announce New ‘Gigaton’ Album and Tour
Band's 11th studio album is first since 2013's 'Lightning Bolt.'
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.