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.
Watch St. Vincent’s Video for ‘New York’
St. Vincent's first video from her new album is bright and colorful, even as she's going through a loss.
U2 Release Teaser of New Song, ‘The Blackout,’ With Album News on the Way
U2 are planning a big announcement regarding 'Songs of Experience.'
Watch Coldplay Debut a Brand New Song to Help Houston’s Hurricane Recovery
Coldplay gave a one-off performance of a song called "Houston" to show solidarity with those affected by Hurricane Harvey.
Prince Jinxes His Minnesota Vikings With ‘Purple and Gold': 365 Prince Songs in a Year
After seeing his hometown football team in the playoffs, Prince wrote "Purple and Gold" to inspire the Minnesota Vikings to victory. It didn't work.
Beck’s ‘Colors’ Finally Official: Cover Art, Track List, New ‘Dear Life’ Single Released
Beck has given out more details on his 13th album, including a new single, "Dear Life."
Prince May Return as a Hologram Even Though He Called the Idea ‘Demonic’
Prince's sister is considering having a hologram of her brother at an upcoming showing of his memorabilia.
Husker Du Box Set Teased by Label
Numero Group revealed a little bit about their upcoming Husker Du retrospective.
Pearl Jam Announce Details for ‘Let’s Play Two’ Movie
The band's connection to the Chicago Cubs will be explored in their concert film/documentary, 'Let's Play Two.'
Prince and Dr. Cornel West Pen a Letter With ‘Dear Mr. Man': 365 Prince Songs in a Year
Dr. Cornel West, a professor of African-American Studies, took Prince's Afrocentric song from 2004 and overdubbed some raps to it.
Trent Reznor and Atticus Ross to Release Score for Ken Burns’ ‘The Vietnam War’
The Academy Award-winning team of Trent Reznor and Atticus Ross have created the music for a 10-part PBS series co-directed by Ken Burns.