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.
Hear Prince’s 1979 Version of ‘I Could Never Take the Place …’
Second preview single from 'Sign O' the Times' box set is the oldest recording in the collection.
Watch Billy Joel Play a Sidewalk Piano
He was riding his motorcycle when he saw the instrument on the curb.
Meet REO Speedwagon’s Production Manager: Video Premiere
Live Nation's 'Backstage With Crew Nation' web series features Kevin Cronin talking with Michael Richter about his daily responsibilities.
Hear Miley Cyrus Cover 24 Classic Rock Songs
Throughout her career, the pop singer has proven herself to be adept at covering classics by such diverse artists as the Beatles, Metallica, Fleetwood Mac, Led Zeppelin and more.
Elton John to Be Commemorated on U.K. Coin
Royal Mint's design recalls image found on 1974's 'Greatest Hits' cover.
Sammy Hagar Puts ‘Crafted’ House on Sale for $3.9 Million
The Red Rocker's ongoing quest to offload his Lake Arrowhead, Calif., home continues with a new drop in price.
Drummer Joe Porcaro Dies at 90
He had a lengthy career as a session and jazz musician in addition to being the father of three members of Toto.
Jefferson Starship to Release ‘Mother of the Sun’ Album
First release in 12 years comes at a time of improved chemistry for the band.
Watch the Trailer for the Go-Go’s Documentary
Alison Ellwood's movie will be accompanied by the first new music from the band since 2001.
How LSD and a Hookup Inspired Tom Petty’s ‘Even the Losers’
Running into a school crush while high on acid resulted in the 'Damn the Torpedoes' classic.