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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Chris Cornell’s Family Writes Father’s Day Tribute to Him
Chris Cornell's wife and two teenage daughters shared special memories of their father.
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Why U2 Open Their Concerts With the Pogues’ ‘A Rainy Night in Soho’
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Eddie Vedder Speaks Again About Chris Cornell: ‘I Will Love Him Forever’
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U2 Add More North American Dates to 2017 ‘Joshua Tree’ Tour
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Phil Collins Plays First Comeback Show: Set List, Video
Last night in Liverpool, Phil Collins played his first full-length concert in about seven years at the Echo Arena in Liverpool, England.
Chris Cornell’s Social Media Pages Go Dark
The Facebook and Twitter pages for Chris Cornell, Soundgarden, Audioslave and Temple of the Dog have changed their cover and profile images.
Could David Bowie Appear in the ‘Twin Peaks’ Reboot?
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