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.
Joan Jett to Sing With Carrie Underwood on ‘Sunday Night Football’ Theme Song
NBC announced that Joan Jett and Carrie Underwood will duet on the theme song to their 'Sunday Night Football' telecasts.
Get Your First Look at Johnny Flynn as David Bowie in ‘Stardust’
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Watch the Trailer for Bruce Springsteen’s ‘Western Stars’ Movie
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Ozzy Osbourne Has Rare Genetic Mutation, Scientist Claims
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Joe Elliott’s Down ‘n’ Outz to Release ‘This Is How We Roll’ Album
The third album by Joe Elliott's Mott the Hoople-influenced side project features 11 songs written by the Def Leppard frontman.
Woodstock Photos: 50 Great Shots From the Original Festival
Three days of music, mud and hippies, told through pictures.
10 Artists You Didn’t Know Played Woodstock
Some of the biggest names aren't remembered because they weren't in the movie.
50 Years Ago: How a Gun Injury Led to Mick Jagger Writing ‘Brown Sugar’
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Chuck Berry Documentary to Premiere in Nashville
Jon Brewer's movie features interviews with Paul McCartney, Gene Simmons, Alice Cooper and Joe Perry.
Woodstock Was the Who’s Worst Gig Ever, Says Roger Daltrey
Half-century of perspective hasn't changed singer's thoughts on his band's festival show.
Pete Townshend Calls the Who’s New Tour a ‘Big Move On': Exclusive Video
Guitarist talks about upcoming leg of the band's road show and how he started writing rock operas.
See the ‘Highway to Hell’ Cover AC/DC’s U.S. Label Rejected
Atlantic didn't like the idea of the band surrounded by flames and a bass guitar neck serving as a pathway to damnation.