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.
When ‘Mr. Robinson’s Neighborhood’ Premiered on ‘Saturday Night Live’
Eddie Murphy transported children's television to the ghetto.
40 Years Ago: Elton John Collapses Onstage but Finishes Show
Singer's 1979 10-date residency at the Universal Amphitheatre was almost derailed when he passed out during the second night.
When the ‘Wild and Crazy Guys’ Debuted on ‘Saturday Night Live’
The Festrunk Brothers first appeared on the late-night comedy show on Sept. 24, 1977.
Tom Petty’s Former Lake House Sells for $4 Million
Home had been on the market since December 2017.
Siri Briefly Thought Bob Dylan Was Dead
Apple's virtual assistant thought the rock legend died in 2008.
Ric Ocasek’s Cause of Death Revealed
Medical examiner makes determination the day after the Cars frontman died.
Bryan Adams, REO Speedwagon and More Perform Tributes to Eddie Money
Several rockers covered the late musician's hits in concert over the weekend.
Tom Petty’s Ex-Wife Buys His Childhood House for $175,000
Jane Benyo Petty bought the Gainesville, Fla., home where her former husband spent much of his boyhood.
Eddie Money Dies at 70
He went from New York City police officer to one of the most reliable hitmakers of the late '70s and '80s.
‘Jimi Hendrix’ to Appear in ‘Bill & Ted 3′
DazMann Still will play the guitar legend in the third installment in the Bill & Ted franchise.
The Story Behind Every Bruce Springsteen Song in ‘Blinded by the Light’
In a rare move, he allowed 12 songs to be used for the soundtrack of Gurindha Chadha's new film.
Jon Bon Jovi’s House IS for Sale
Contrary to the title of his band's 2016 album, Jon Bon Jovi has placed his New Jersey home on the market for $20 million.