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.
Queen + Adam Lambert Announce 2019 North American ‘Rhapsody’ Tour
Following the success of 'Bohemian Rhapsody,' Queen + Adam Lambert revealed a 23-date tour of North America for the summer of 2019.
Donald Trump Said People Used to Say He Looked Like Elvis Presley
While in Tupelo, Miss., the president drew a comparison to himself and the small town's most famous son.
Dave Grohl Cooked Barbecue for California Firefighters
Foo Fighters frontman stopped by a fire station to cook for firemen fighting Woolsey Fire.
John Mellencamp and Meg Ryan Are Engaged
Meg Ryan announced her engagement to John Mellencamp via Instagram.
Mike Myers Is in Queen’s ‘Bohemian Rhapsody’ Movie
More than 25 years after helping to put "Bohemian Rhapsody" back on the pop chart, the actor has a role in the band's biopic of the same name.
Tupac Bailed Out of Jail: October 11 in Hip- Hop History
On this day in hip-hop history, Tupac Shakur got his freedom and Warren G put out In the Mid-Nite Hour.
Def Leppard, Stevie Nicks Lead 2019 Hall of Fame Nominees
Both earned their first-ever nominations, although Stevie Nicks was inducted in 1998 as a member of Fleetwood Mac.
Jon Bon Jovi Announces Two ‘Runaway to Paradise’ Cruises for 2019
Next year, Bon Jovi fans will have two opportunities to sail away with its frontman.
Russell Simmons Is Born: Oct. 4 in Hip-Hop History
On this day in hip-hop history, Russell Simmons celebrates his birthday, while albums by Paris, Ultramagnetic MCs and Lucas were released.
Tupac’s Estate Wins Back Unreleased Music
A lawsuit filed by Afeni Shakur over royalties and ownership of unreleased recordings by Tupac has been settled.