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.
Woodstock Photos: 50 Great Shots From the Original Festival
Three days of music, mud and hippies, told through pictures.
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.
50 Years Ago: How a Gun Injury Led to Mick Jagger Writing ‘Brown Sugar’
An accident suffered while Mick Jagger was filming 'Ned Kelly' resulted in one of the Rolling Stones' most famous songs.
Ricky Phillips Says Styx Will ‘Absolutely’ Make a New Album
Bassist says they have ideas and will look to develop them during a break.
Beatles Fans Celebrate ‘Abbey Road’ Cover Photo Anniversary
Thousands visited the North London spot where the famous LP picture was shot.
John Lennon and Yoko Ono’s ‘Above Us Only Sky’ Comes to Home Video
The Michael Epstein-directed movie originally aired on A&E.
Watch Kirk Hammett and Robert Trujillo in Covers Supergroup
Two members of Metallica and some of their friends called themselves the Wedding Band and played covers in Toronto last night.
Dickey Betts Hopes to Get Back on the Road Soon
After a mild stroke and brain surgery, former Allman Brothers Band guitarist Dickey Betts says he's almost in good enough health to resume touring.
Bob Seger, Deep Purple Highlight ‘Once Upon a Time’ Soundtrack
Quentin Tarantino's new movie includes lots of cool songs from the late '60s.
50 Years Ago: Eric Clapton Unimpressed by Led Zeppelin
Guitar great thought band was "too loud" when it played the Midwest Rock Festival in July 1969.
Kid Rock Lists ‘Stunning’ Detroit House for $2.2 Million
"American Badass" puts mansion along river on the market.
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.