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.
Dave Grohl Falls Off Stage, Breaks Leg… Still Finishes the Show!
Dave Grohl broke his leg during a concert in Gothenburg, Sweden - and came back to finish the show anyway.
Bruce Springsteen’s Transformation: The History of ‘Born in the U.S.A.’
Few could have predicted Bruce Springsteen's metamorphosis when ‘Born in the U.S.A.’ was released on June 4, 1984.
New ‘Pixels’ Trailer Will Rock You (Stomp! Stomp! Clap!)
One summer blockbuster, Pixels, is designed to appeal to fans of both old-school video games and movies where major cities get blown up.
B.B. King Cause of Death Revealed
The Clark County coroner has revealed the cause of blues legend B.B. King's death.
When John Lennon and Paul McCartney Appeared on ‘The Tonight Show’ to Promote Apple
After their trip to Rishikesh, India failed to provide the spiritual enlightenment they sought, the Beatles turned in the opposite direction – towards business matters.
Paul McCartney Played a Graduation Party With a Local Band
Paul McCartney has performed in stadiums and arenas all over the world.
B.B. King Is Receiving Hospice Care
B.B. King has told his fans that he is receiving hospice care at his home in Las Vegas.
How John Lennon and Paul McCartney Almost Reunited on ‘Saturday Night Live’
It was meant as a joke, but it turned into, arguably, the greatest missed opportunity in rock history.
Joan Jett, Billy Idol and More to Honor Pete Townshend
The punks will meet the godfather on May 28 at the Best Buy Theater in New York.
The Day the Beatles Held the Top 5 Positions on Billboard’s Hot 100
On April 4, 1964, the Beatles held the Top Five positions on the Billboard Hot 100.