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.
The Story of Elton John’s Early Band Bluesology
Before going solo, singer cut his teeth in a soul group.
40 Years Ago: Milton Berle Gets Banned From ‘Saturday Night Live’
There was a clash of cultures when the show biz legend hosted a hip comedy show.
Slash Says a Guns N’ Roses Biopic ‘Doesn’t Even Seem Possible’
Guitarist rules out interest in a band biopic.
ZZ Top Announce 50th Anniversary Tour
Band will spend two months playing dates across the U.S. in celebration of its golden anniversary.
Phil Collins Announces ‘Still Not Dead Yet, Live!’ U.S. Tour
Singer will return to arenas this fall, a year after his first North American shows since 2010.
Nick Mason Is ‘Tired of Waiting’ for Pink Floyd to Reunite
Band's drummer discusses reasons for forming new group to play early material.
Elton John to Release His Autobiography
Memoir will contain truth about his life, which hasn't always been presented accurately in books.
Peter Frampton Has a Rare Muscle Disease
The guitarist revealed that he's embarking on his farewell tour because he has inclusion-body myositis, a degenerative disease that slowly weakens his muscles.
Everything You Need to Know About Elton John’s ‘Rocketman’ Movie
A look at everything that is known about 'Rocketman,' the Elton John biopic.
Peter Frampton Announces Farewell Tour
Legend caps half-century career with one last trip around North America.