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.
50 Years Ago: ‘The Odd Couple’ Shows the Funny Side of Divorce
Jack Klugman and Tony Randall spent five seasons as roommates in TV adaptation of Neil Simon's hit play and movie.
Hear Bruce Springsteen’s New Single, ‘Ghosts’
Second single from 'Letter to You' was inspired by deaths of E Street Band members Clarence Clemons and Danny Federici.
Freddie Mercury and David Bowie Inspire ‘British Bake Off’ Cakes
Season premiere of popular cooking show asked contestants to replicate their heroes in edible form.
Elton John’s New ‘Jewel Box’ Unearths 60 Unreleased Tracks
Eight-CD set spotlights deep cuts, demos, B-sides and other rarities.
How Hans Zimmer Covered Pink Floyd’s ‘Eclipse’ for ‘Dune’ Trailer
The film's score composer watched socially distanced recording sessions over FaceTime.
Beatles Announce Full Details About New ‘Get Back’ Book
Companion piece to documentary features hundreds of photos and text transcribed from 'Let It Be' sessions.
Listen to Timothy B. Schmit’s New Single, ‘Cross That Line’
New track by Eagles bassist comes from his first album since 2016.
Grateful Dead Announce ‘American Beauty’ 50th-Anniversary Reissue
Deluxe Edition adds a previously unreleased concert from 1971.
Hear Todd Rundgren’s ‘Espionage’ From New ‘Space Force’ Album
Lead single from upcoming LP is a collaboration with Muslim hip-hop artist Narcy.
Judas Priest to Celebrate ’50 Heavy Metal Years’ in 648 Page Book
Band's history will be commemorating with 648 pages of photographs and essays, with contributions from all current members.