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.
Penny Lane Could Be Renamed Due to Possible Slavery Connection
It's unknown if Liverpool street memorialized in Beatles song is named after a slave trader.
Prince’s Famous Cloud 2 ‘Blue Angel’ Guitar Is for Sale
Instrument used onstage for nearly a decade had been missing since the mid-'90s.
When the Beatles Refused to Play Before a Segregated Audience
Seating for 1964 Jacksonville concert was supposed to be racially separated until the group demanded integration.
Motley Crue and Def Leppard Postpone 2020 Summer ‘Stadium Tour’
Reunited band's first tour in five years will be rescheduled.
Watch Bruce Springsteen Play Empty Fenway With Dropkick Murphys
The singer appeared on the centerfield scoreboard and performed two songs with Irish folk-punk band.
Def Leppard’s ‘Pour Some Sugar on Me’ Began With Random Noises
A bit of goofing around in the studio between Joe Elliott and Mutt Lange led to the T. Rex-influenced smash hit.
40 Years Ago: Last Original Cast Members Leave ‘SNL’
Four Not Ready for Prime Time Players, plus Bill Murray and creator Lorne Michaels, split after show's fifth season.
Sammy Hagar Says Concerts Can’t Wait for a COVID-19 Vaccine
Singer has had discussions about how to proceed with shows once the number of cases goes down.
Elton John Postpones All 2020 North American Tour Dates
COVID-19 sidelines remainder of continent's Farewell Yellow Brick Road dates for this year.
Bon Jovi Cancel 2020 Tour to Help Fans Get Refunds
Band scraps dates in order to get money back into hands of its supporters.