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.
Drake Claims Superiority Over Beatles on New ‘Abbey Road’ Tattoo
The rapper celebrated breaking some of the Beatles' chart records with a tattoo that puts him ahead of them on the 'Abbey Road' cover.
Watch Live as Will Smith Bungee Jumps Above the Grand Canyon
In honor of his 50th birthday today (Sept. 25), Will Smith will bungee jump out of a helicopter above the Grand Canyon and streaming it on YouTube.
A Tribe Called Quest Shares Their First Masterpiece: Sept. 24 in Hip-Hop History
September 24 saw A Tribe Called Quest release their first masterpiece, James Brown take some cops for a dangerous ride and a Cosby Kid head off to college.
Aretha Franklin Dies: Rockers React
See how the music world mourned the death of the Queen of Soul.
Framed Kanye West Tweets Are Now a Thing You Can Buy
A website is selling printouts of some of Kanye West's greatest moments on Twitter.
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."
Kid Rock Fires Publicist Following Sexual Misconduct Allegations
Kid Rock has become the latest artist to fire Kirt Webster after a story about the Nashville publicist's alleged behavior towards an aspiring country singer broke.
Prince and Madonna Hook Up for a ‘Love Song': 365 Prince Songs in a Year
The friendship between Prince and Madonna went south shortly after they co-wrote "Love Song."
Elton John Denies Retirement Rumors
Elton John has refuted a British tabloid report saying that he was going to hang it up when he turns 70 next year.
ZZ Top Call Former Manager/Producer Bill Ham Their ‘Fourth Member’
All three members of ZZ Top spoke at length about the man Frank Beard referred to as their "father figure."
Watch Billy Joel Sit in With His Own Tribute Band
Joel played three songs, two of which were covers, with Big Shot in Huntington, N.Y., last night (June 24).
A Lock of John Lennon’s Hair Sells for $35,000
Lennon had gotten this particular haircut when filming 'How I Won the War.'