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.
Eddie Vedder ‘Completely’ Loses Voice, Pearl Jam Show Postponed
Band's London show put on hold because singer can't sing.
Watch a 13-Year-Old Sing Like Janis Joplin on ‘America’s Got Talent’
A British teen dazzled the judges with a performance of "Hard to Handle."
Toto’s Steve Lukather Loves Weezer’s ‘Africa’ Cover
"No one is laughing harder than me," the guitarist said of Weezer's version of Toto's No. 1 hit.
Watch Guns N’ Roses Join Foo Fighters for ‘It’s So Easy’
Axl Rose, Slash and Duff McKagan sat in with Foo Fighters in Florence, Italy.
U2 to Reissue Three Albums on Vinyl
A trio of early-'90s records are coming out in newly remastered LPs.
Ozzy Osbourne Recalls Last Phone Call With Lemmy
The singer remembered speaking to the Motorhead frontman on the day he died.
Grateful Dead to Screen 1989 Concert in Theaters
The band's show from Philadelphia's JFK Stadium will be shown at the annual "Grateful Dead Meet-Up at the Movies" on Jerry Garcia's birthday.
Diane Warren Sued for $20 Million for Stealing Chicago’s ‘Look Away’ from Teenager
An Englishman is suing Diane Warren for $20 million, claiming that he wrote Chicago's "Look Away" when he was 14.
Dave Grohl Pranks Crowd With Fake Stage Fall
Nearly three years to the day that he broke his leg when he fell offstage in Gothenburg, Sweden, Dave Grohl fooled a crowd in the same city into thinking that he had done it again.
Prince’s Bandmates: Where Are They Now?
So what have the various men and women who worked with the legend been up to lately?