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.
U2 Cancel Tonight’s St. Louis Concert Due to Lack of Security
Due to social unrest in St. Louis, U2 have decided to cancel their concert scheduled for tonight.
Sinead O’Connor Describes Her Mother as Having ‘The Smell of Evil’ on ‘Dr. Phil’
Sinead O'Connor discussed her mother's abuse and her recent suicide attempts on the premiere of the 16th season of 'Dr. Phil.'
‘Cinnamon Girl’ Tackles the Post-9/11 Anti-Muslim Movement: 365 Prince Songs in a Year
Prince addressed post-9/11 anti-Muslim discrimination on "Cinnamon Girl," and the song's provocative video got him in hot water with conservatives.
Prince Jinxes His Minnesota Vikings With ‘Purple and Gold': 365 Prince Songs in a Year
After seeing his hometown football team in the playoffs, Prince wrote "Purple and Gold" to inspire the Minnesota Vikings to victory. It didn't work.
Prince May Return as a Hologram Even Though He Called the Idea ‘Demonic’
Prince's sister is considering having a hologram of her brother at an upcoming showing of his memorabilia.
Prince Turns a Meme Into a Song on ‘This Could Be Us': 365 Prince Songs in a Year
Internet memes routinely appear out of nowhere and disappear just as quickly. Very few get immortalized, however – much less in a song by Prince.
Prince Goes to Great Lengths on ‘The War': 365 Prince Songs in a Year
At 26 minutes. "The War" was the longest song Prince ever officially released.
Prince Honors Old Friend Bonnie Raitt With ‘Eye Can’t Make U Love Me': 365 Prince Songs in…
Prince covered Bonnie Raitt's hit in 1996, cementing a friendship between the two that stretched back a decade earlier.
Prince to Release Deluxe Edition of ‘Purple Rain’
June 23 will see the release of the rumored three-CD version of Prince's classic 1984 album.
Red Hot Chili Peppers Issue Statement on Anthony Kiedis Health
The singer is suffering from a case of intestinal flu.