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.
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.
10 Artists You Didn’t Know Played Woodstock
Some of the biggest names aren't remembered because they weren't in the movie.
Ricky Phillips Says Styx Will ‘Absolutely’ Make a New Album
Bassist says they have ideas and will look to develop them during a break.
Why David Bowie’s ‘Let’s Dance’ Video Angered Stevie Ray Vaughan
A new book shines light on guitarist's brief stint working with legend during his comeback era.
‘Jimi Hendrix’ to Appear in ‘Bill & Ted 3′
DazMann Still will play the guitar legend in the third installment in the Bill & Ted franchise.
The Story Behind Every Bruce Springsteen Song in ‘Blinded by the Light’
In a rare move, he allowed 12 songs to be used for the soundtrack of Gurindha Chadha's new film.
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.