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.
Motley Crue, Def Leppard, Poison and Joan Jett Announce 2020 Tour
"Cessation of Touring Agreement" has been officially voided.
When Eddie Murphy Debuted Gumby on ‘Saturday Night Live,’ Dammit
The green claymation figure marked the third time the 'SNL' star put his own spin on a beloved children's character.
When Dana Carvey Debuted the Church Lady on ‘Saturday Night Live’
Enid Strict made her 'SNL' debut on Oct. 11, 1986. Well, isn't that special?
When Eddie Murphy Debuted Velvet Jones on ‘Saturday Night Live’
The pimp-turned-pitchman was one of the star's most beloved characters.
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.