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.
35 Years Ago: ‘Fletch’ Overcomes Decade of Delays
The novel's film rights were purchased in the mid-'70s, but the author didn't like the producer's choice of star until Chevy Chase came along.
How ‘Stevie Nicks’ Fajita Roundup’ Became an ‘SNL’ Cult Favorite
A 1998 sketch featured Lucy Lawless as the Fleetwood Mac singer owning a Tex-Mex restaurant in Arizona.
Sammy Hagar Says Concerts Can’t Wait for a COVID-19 Vaccine
Singer has had discussions about how to proceed with shows once the number of cases goes down.
New Concert Suggests How Post-COVID-19 Seating Charts Might Work
A theater in Arkansas is establishing "fan pods" for an upcoming show by Travis McCready of country-rock group Bishop Gunn.
Stevie Nicks Is Planning a Big Project Based on ‘Rhiannon’
Singer hopes to use self-quarantine period to work on something about the Welsh witch that inspired her Fleetwood Mac hit.
30 Years Ago: Tom Petty and Jeff Lynne Hit Their First Spark With ‘Yer So Bad’
Singer asked the ELO leader for help with song that kicked off the 'Full Moon Fever' sessions.
‘Elegant’ House in ‘The Godfather Part II’ Compound for Sale
Home is on the site of the Fleur du Lac Estate, where Francis Ford Coppola shot his Oscar-winning sequel.
Rolling Stones to Appear at ‘One World’ COVID-19 Benefit
Rock legends are the latest to sign on to Global Citizen's event.
Bruce Springsteen, Jon Bon Jovi Announce COVID-19 Benefit TV Show
'Jersey 4 Jersey' will feature many Garden State residents helping to raise money for pandemic fund.
How Cheap Trick’s ‘I Want You to Want Me’ Almost Didn’t Get a Second Chance
Robin Zander said song's response from audiences had been tepid before breakthrough Tokyo concert.