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.
Watch H.E.R. Sing Prince’s ‘Nothing Compares 2 U’ at the Emmys
Performance ran during the "In Memoriam" portion of the telecast.
Hear Prince’s ‘I Need a Man’ From ‘Sign O’ the Times’ Box Set
Song from 1981 was given an update six years later and offered to Bonnie Raitt.
What Prince Really Thought of Adam Levine’s ‘Purple Rain’ Cover
Maroon 5 singer told Howard Stern that he pressed a mutual friend for Prince's opinion.
Elton John’s New ‘Jewel Box’ Unearths 60 Unreleased Tracks
Eight-CD set spotlights deep cuts, demos, B-sides and other rarities.
How Hans Zimmer Covered Pink Floyd’s ‘Eclipse’ for ‘Dune’ Trailer
The film's score composer watched socially distanced recording sessions over FaceTime.
Beatles Announce Full Details About New ‘Get Back’ Book
Companion piece to documentary features hundreds of photos and text transcribed from 'Let It Be' sessions.
Eric Clapton Never Called Prince the World’s Best Guitarist
Even though the British rock legend loved the pop star, a viral quote attributed to the guitar god was false.
Trump Reportedly Calls ‘November Rain’ the ‘Greatest Music Video’
Former press secretary says the president made her watch the epic clip in the Oval Office.
Hear Fu Manchu Cover Rush’s ‘Working Man’
Song was recorded as tribute to Neil Peart, with proceeds going toward brain-tumor research.
Abandoned 007 Movies: 6 James Bond Films That Were Never Made
The 007 franchise is not only filled with hits and misses, but also never-weres.