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.
Top 12 Eclipse Songs
We've found our favorite songs about what happens in the absence of sunlight.
How ‘You’ll Never Walk Alone’ Became a Global Anthem
The song's history reveals it was a natural choice for German heavy metal fans to sing at the Rock am Ring Festival when they were evacuated due to a terror threat.
Blondie Postpones England Concert After Manchester Terrorist Attack
Blondie and Take That will not perform their concerts in England out of respect for those killed at last night's Ariana Grande show in Manchester.
Hall & Oates to Celebrate ‘Everything Philly’ With HoagieNation Festival
Hall & Oates will honor their hometown on May 27 with an all-day festival featuring music and food from Philadelphia.
David Bowie Wins Five Grammys
'Blackstar' won three album awards and the title track won another two.
Full Lineup for Mountain Jam 2017 Announced: Tom Petty, Steve Miller Band and String Chees…
Mountain Jam has announced its complete lineup that will be performing June 16-18 at Hunter Mountain in Hunter, N.Y.
15 Artists Who Never Won a Grammy
We were surprised to find out that 15 of the best and most influential alternative rockers have never won a Grammy Award.
Nintendo Switch’s Super Bowl Ad Uses Imagine Dragons’ New Song, ‘Believer’
Nintendo are launching their Switch gaming device with the help of a new song by Imagine Dragons, "Believer."
Watch Blondie Perform ‘One Way or Another’ on PBS’ ‘Soundstage': Exclusive Premiere
Diffuser is pleased to premiere Blondie performing "One Way or Another" on PBS' 'Soundstage.'
Beach Boys to Reportedly Perform at Inaugural Ball
Unnamed sources say the Beach Boys will play the Texas State Society's "Black Tie and Boots" inaugural ball.