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.
Green Day’s ‘American Idiot’ Returns to U.K. Chart Prior to Donald Trump’s Visit
The president is visiting the U.K. this week, so "American Idiot" is a hit all over again.
Bless the Rain With 41 Very Different Covers of Toto’s ‘Africa’
From acoustic to metalcore and beyond, here's a whole bunch of covers of Toto's 1982 hit.
The Story of the English National Soccer Team’s Anthem, ‘Three Lions’
England's soccer anthem was commissioned for the 1996 European Championships.
Ratt Unveil New Lineup in Tour Opener: Set List + Video
The live debut of a new drummer and two new guitarists marks yet another lineup change for Ratt.
Donald Trump Reportedly Gave Kim Jong-un a Copy of Elton John’s ‘Rocket Man’
After mocking the North Korean leader by calling him "Rocket Man," the president has reportedly gifted him with an Elton John CD.
Ringo Starr Through the Years: 1963-2018 Photos
A whole bunch of photos of the drummer from his Beatles years all the way up to the present day.
Bruce Springsteen Releases Oft-Bootlegged 1978 Roxy Concert
One day shy of its 40th anniversary, the Boss has officially released one of his most famous concerts.
Roger Waters Insults Donald Trump With Scottish Slang for Scrotum
The former Pink Floyd member gave his concert in Glasgow a bit of local flavor.
50 Years Ago: Crosby, Stills and Nash Sing Together for First Time
An informal jam at a party in July 1968 showed David Crosby, Graham Nash and Stephen Stills that their voices blended perfectly together.
Neal Schon Wants to Work With Steve Perry Again
Guitarist wants to work with his old singer on "something that's different than Journey."