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.
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Veteran band repays that "Africa" cover in concert.
10 Things We Learned From Billy Joel’s Vulture Interview
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Ultimate Classic Rock to Livestream Randy Bachman Concert
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Bruce Springsteen’s Broadway Show Coming to Netflix
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Queen Release Second ‘Bohemian Rhapsody’ Trailer
Here's another look at the upcoming Freddie Mercury biopic.
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Lead single from late rocker's 'An American Treasure' box set is out now.
Dave Grohl Doesn’t Want to Replace Neil Peart in Rush
Dave Grohl's love of Rush doesn't mean that he's looking to join them any time soon.
Listen to ‘Black Dog’ From Led Zeppelin’s ‘The Song Remains the Same’ Reissue
The song wasn't included on the original 1976 release but did find its way to the 2007 reissue.
Listen to a Live Version of Chicago’s ’25 or 6 to 4′: Exclusive Premiere
The song appears on the band's upcoming 'Chicago II: Live at Soundstage' CD and DVD.
Listen to Guns N’ Roses’ Acoustic Version of ‘Move to the City’
Band unveils third bonus recording from its upcoming expanded 'Appetite for Destruction' box.