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.
Queen + Adam Lambert Announce 2019 North American ‘Rhapsody’ Tour
Following the success of 'Bohemian Rhapsody,' Queen + Adam Lambert revealed a 23-date tour of North America for the summer of 2019.
Listen to 28 Trombonists Play ‘Bohemian Rhapsody’
More than two dozen musicians performed the Queen classic at this year's International Trombone Festival.
‘We’re Going Away Now': U2 Ends Tour on Cryptic Note
A comment made by Bono in Berlin tonight could suggest that they made be considering calling it a day.
John Mellencamp and Meg Ryan Are Engaged
Meg Ryan announced her engagement to John Mellencamp via Instagram.
Bruce Springsteen Announces ‘Springsteen on Broadway’ Album
Upcoming album and Netflix special previewed with "Land of Hope and Dreams."
Van Halen-Themed Play to Debut Off-Broadway in 2019
The Atlantic Theatre Company's 'Eddie and Dave' is a gender-bending play based on Eddie Van Halen and David Lee Roth.
Journey Cassette Mistaken for Suspicious Package
Authorities in North Carolina were called in to investigate a suspicious package, but it turned out to be a tape by Journey.
Jeff Lynne’s ELO Announce Summer 2019 North American Tour
Following the success of its 10-date trek in August, the band will return to North America next summer.
Def Leppard, Stevie Nicks Lead 2019 Hall of Fame Nominees
Both earned their first-ever nominations, although Stevie Nicks was inducted in 1998 as a member of Fleetwood Mac.
Annie Lennox Buys ‘Exquisite’ Hollywood Hills House for $4.4 Million
The Eurythmics singer bought a mid-century modern home for $4.3 million.
Billy Joel Pays Tribute to Aretha Franklin, Welcomes Bryan Adams
Singer performed "Respect" and welcomed a guest to his Madison Square Garden show last night.
New Book Explores Making of John Lennon’s ‘Imagine’ Album
Compiled by Yoko Ono, 'Imagine John Yoko' takes in-depth look at creation of classic LP.