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 Ringo Starr Sit in With Joe Walsh on ‘Rocky Mountain Way’
Joe Walsh called out his brother-in-law to join him on the encore.
British Prime Minister Mocked for Recreating Beatles’ ‘Abbey Road’ Cover
The British Prime Minister got taken to task by Beatles fans when a photo op recreated the cover of 'Abbey Road.'
Paul Simon May Take a Break From Songwriting
After 60 years of writing songs, Paul Simon is considering a change of pace.
Simon & Garfunkel’s ‘The Sound of Silence’ Reaches Top 10 of Two Charts Thanks to ‘Sad’ Be…
A viral video of Ben Affleck looking pensive has helped push Simon & Garfunkel's hit back onto the charts.
Andy ‘Thunderclap’ Newman of ‘Something in the Air’ Fame Dies at 73
Newman was a protege of the Who's Pete Townshend, who produced and played bass for the band.
The Rolling Stones Play Their First-Ever Show in Cuba: Video, Setlist
The Rolling Stones performed a free concert before an estimated 450,000 people in Cuba last night (March 25).
The Story of John Lennon and Yoko Ono’s ‘Bed-In for Peace’
Most newlyweds like to spend their first few days as a couple far away from their hometown in some exotic locale, isolated from the rest of the world.
Paul McCartney Is Trying to Reclaim the Rights to His Beatles Songs
Paul McCartney has filed paperwork to regain his share of the Beatles' catalog.
Top 12 George Martin Beatles Contributions
Of all the people who claimed to be the fifth member of the Beatles (and there were plenty), perhaps none earned that title as much as George Martin.
‘Look Out, Kid': The History of Bob Dylan’s ‘Subterranean Homesick Blues’
Bob Dylan released the groundbreaking "Subterranean Homesick Blues" on March 8, 1965.