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.
Liam Gallagher Ends Lollapalooza Set After 20 Minutes
Liam Gallagher blamed vocal problems stemming from the previous night's gig as the reason for ending his Lollapalooza set after four songs.
Patrick Carney of the Black Keys and Michelle Branch Are Engaged
The couple met at a Grammy party in 2015 and he co-wrote and produced her new album, 'Hopeless Romantic.'
Chris Cornell’s Toxicology Report Shows He Had Prescription Drugs in System
In addition to Ativan, Cornell had barbiturates in his system when he decided to hang himself.
Coldplay Will Reportedly Perform at Manchester Benefit Concert
Ariana Grande's concert for the victims of the Manchester bombing will include a set by Coldplay.
Ja Rule Sued for $100 Million After Fyre Festival Debacle
In news that was bound to happen, an attendee of the ill-fated Fyre Festival has sued Ja Rule and his business partner.
New Prince ‘Deliverance’ EP Brings Immediate Lawsuit
A new EP of six songs by Prince has surfaced. However, his estate has already filed a lawsuit over the ownership of the masters.
Gorillaz Announce ‘Humanz’ North American Tour
Gorillaz will play 17 cities across three months, marking their first shows in North America since 2010.
Nintendo Switch’s Super Bowl Ad Uses Imagine Dragons’ New Song, ‘Believer’
Nintendo are launching their Switch gaming device with the help of a new song by Imagine Dragons, "Believer."
The Killers Tease Funky New Record in Video
A short video posted by the Killers features some '70s-inspired funk that they've recorded.
Neil Young to Induct Pearl Jam Into Rock and Roll Hall of Fame
The 25-year friendship between Neil Young and Pearl Jam will reach a new high point when he inducts them into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame.
U2 May Play New Songs on ‘The Joshua Tree’ 30th Anniversary Tour
Bassist Adam Clayton talked about creating the setlist for U2's upcoming 'The Joshua Tree' 30th anniversary tour.
Mumford and Sons Announce 2017 U.S. Headlining Dates
Mumford and Sons have added some shows to their festival and U2 opening slots.