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.
50 Years Ago: Crosby, Stills and Nash Sing Together for First Time
An informal jam at a party in July 1968 showed David Crosby, Graham Nash and Stephen Stills that their voices blended perfectly together.
Dave Grohl Doesn’t Want to Replace Neil Peart in Rush
Dave Grohl's love of Rush doesn't mean that he's looking to join them any time soon.
Listen to Keith Emerson’s Final Sessions on 3.2’s ‘Powerful Man': Exclusive Premiere
An exclusive video premiere of a track by the late keyboardist and collaborator Robert Berry.
‘Minor Health Issue’ Ends Monkees’ Duo Tour Four Nights Early
The final four dates of the Michael Nesmith / Micky Dolenz tour have been postponed due to a "minor health issue.'
The Chance Meeting That Brought Neil Finn Into Fleetwood Mac
Neil Finn talked about how he and Mick Fleetwood became close friends.
Watch a 13-Year-Old Sing Like Janis Joplin on ‘America’s Got Talent’
A British teen dazzled the judges with a performance of "Hard to Handle."
Heartbreakers and Crowded House Songs to Be Part of Fleetwood Mac Set Lists
Mick Fleetwood said the catalogs of Mike Campbell and Neil Finn will play a part in Fleetwood Mac's upcoming tour.
Toto’s Steve Lukather Loves Weezer’s ‘Africa’ Cover
"No one is laughing harder than me," the guitarist said of Weezer's version of Toto's No. 1 hit.
David Cassidy Confessed to Lying About Dementia, Drinking Prior to His Death
A new documentary reveals that the '70s pop star was not suffering from dementia, as he had told people.
John Bonham Sculpture Erected in His Hometown
A massive sculpture of John Bonham was erected in Redditch, England on what would have been the Led Zeppelin drummer's 70th birthday.