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.
Listen to Billie Joe Armstrong’s Side Project the Longshot’s Album, ‘Love Is for Losers’
Only a few days after the Longshot made their live debut in Oakland, Green Day frontman Billie Joe Armstrong's new side project has released its debut album.
Listen to Prince’s Studio Recording of ‘Nothing Compares 2 U’
With the second anniversary of Prince's death approaching, his estate has given us a taste of what's inside his famous vault.
How Prince Made Up With the Time on ‘Jerk Out': 365 Prince Songs in a Year
"Jerk Out" was the hit single from the Time's 1990 reunion album 'Pandemonium.'
Huey Lewis Cancels All 2018 Shows Due to Hearing Loss
Under advice from his doctors, Huey Lewis has canceled the remainder of his tour calendar for this year.
Why Nile Rodgers Won’t Release His Tribute Song to Prince: 365 Prince Songs in a Year
Chic's upcoming album originally had a song about Prince on it, but Nile Rodgers removed it.
Lindsey Buckingham Leaves Fleetwood Mac, Mike Campbell Joins the Group
Lindsey Buckingham's second tenure with Fleetwood Mac has apparently come to end. He'll be replaced on an upcoming tour by Mike Campbell of the Heartbreakers and Neil Finn of Crowded House.
Prince Has ‘Adonis & Bathsheba’ Waltz Through a Garden Quickie: 365 Prince Songs in a Year
In Prince's sex-obsessed universe, even two historical characters from different religious traditions were capable of getting it on with each other.
Did Prince Really Sleep With His ‘Sister?': 365 Prince Songs in a Year
In "Sister," Prince claimed he got his sexual education from a sister who was 16 years his senior.
Prince’s First Concert Made Him ‘So Blue': 365 Prince Songs in a Year
An acoustic ballad from his debut album, "So Blue" was performed at Prince's first-ever performance and, reportedly, never again.
Watch Eddie Vedder Cover Nine Inch Nails’ ‘Hurt’
Eddie Vedder sang Nine Inch Nails' "Hurt" during a covers-filled concert in Sao Paulo, Brazil.