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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Wallis joined the band in 1975, but left a year later.
Siri Briefly Thought Bob Dylan Was Dead
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Jimmy Page Slams Robert Plant’s ‘Cabaret’ Comments
Guitarist pushes back against singer's line about what could have happened if their old band reunited.
Ric Ocasek’s Cause of Death Revealed
Medical examiner makes determination the day after the Cars frontman died.
Eddie Money Dies at 70
He went from New York City police officer to one of the most reliable hitmakers of the late '70s and '80s.
Bob Dylan Announces Fall 2019 U.S. Tour
Singer's first dates in the country will begin in October.
Dusty Hill Says There’s a ‘Good Chance’ of Another ZZ Top Album
Bassist says they've recorded enough material for a new LP.
Bon Jovi Announces Title of Next Album
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Elton John Wrote Memoir to Document ‘Ridiculous’ Life
Legend explains reasons he changed his mind about penning an autobiography.
Neal Casal, Chris Robinson Brotherhood Guitarist, Dies
Musician played with many Americana and jam bands.