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.
How to Watch Aretha Franklin’s Funeral
Friday's service will be broadcast online and on TV.
Vinnie Paul’s Cause of Death Revealed
According to the Clark County Coroner, the Pantera drummer died of an enlarged heart.
The Kinks’ Dave Davies to Put Out His Unreleased ’70s Songs on ‘Decade’
'Decade' combines unearthed songs the Kinks' guitarist wrote between 1971 and 1979.
John Lennon’s Killer, Mark David Chapman, Denied Parole Again
For the 10th time, Mark David Chapman has been denied parole for the 1980 killing of John Lennon.
The Musical History of the Beatles’ Children
We look at the six sons of Beatles who have followed in their fathers' footsteps.
Paul Rodgers Helped Robert Plant Make a Big Decision About Led Zeppelin
Bad Company singer gave Plant a big piece of career advice the night they met.
Has Steve Perry’s New Song, ‘No Erasin’,’ Surfaced?
A song that appears to be the lead single from the upcoming Steve Perry album has surfaced on iTunes Japan.
Eric Clapton to Release Christmas Album, ‘Happy Xmas’
Eric Clapton is putting out 'Happy Xmas,' which will be comprised of 13 standards and one new original song.
Kinks Celebrate ‘Village Green Preservation Society’ 50th Anniversary With New Box
Five-CD Super Deluxe version contains 174 tracks from album's original sessions and more.
Aretha Franklin Dies: Rockers React
See how the music world mourned the death of the Queen of Soul.
Aretha Franklin Year by Year: 1961-2017 Photos
We've collected photos of Aretha Franklin from every year between 1961 and 2017.
John Lennon and Yoko Ono’s ‘Imagine’ Film Returning to Theaters
The movie documenting the making of the classic album will be shown next month.