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.
Keith Richards Probably Cracked a Rib Onstage During the Last Rolling Stones Tour
Given the number of times Keith Richards almost died, a possibly cracked rib isn't the worst thing that's ever happened to him.
Rush Release Track Listing and Trailer for ‘R40 Live’
On Nov. 20, Rush will release R40 Live, an audio and video document of their most recent tour.
Revisiting Simon and Garfunkel’s ‘Concert in Central Park’ Reunion
Paul Simon and Art Garfunkel famous reunion concert in front of 500,000 people took place on Sept. 19, 1981.
Steven Tyler Sings With Busker in Moscow
Watch Steven Tyler sing one of Aerosmith's most popular songs with a street musician in Moscow.
How Bruce Springsteen Finally Became a Star With ‘Born to Run’
After two flops, Bruce Springsteen hit the big time when 'Born to Run' was released on Aug. 25, 1975.
AC/DC Begin U.S. Tour in Boston: Videos
AC/DC kicked off their North American tour last night (Aug. 22) in Foxboro, Mass.
40 Years Ago: Elvis Presley Dies
On Aug. 16, 1977, the King of Rock 'n' Roll, Elvis Presley, died.
Revisiting Led Zeppelin’s Final U.K. Shows With John Bonham
Led Zeppelin's Aug. 4, 1979 concert at the Knebworth Festival would mark their final U.K. appearance with John Bonham.
David Gilmour Used a Prison Choir on ‘Rattle That Lock’
David Gilmour's new song, 'Rattle That Lock,' features background vocals by a choir comprised largely of prisoners.
Paul McCartney to Reissue ‘Tug of War’ and ‘Pipes of Peace’
On Oct. 2, Paul McCartney will reissue 'Tug of War' and 'Pipes of Peace.'