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.
Paul McCartney Writing Stage Musical Version of ‘It’s a Wonderful Life’
Frank Capra's holiday classic is being adapted for the stage, with a score composed by Paul McCartney.
Lindsey Buckingham Sells ‘Extremely Private’ Compound for $28 Million
After three months on the market, the former Fleetwood Mac guitarist sold his Brentwood, Calif., house.
When the Beatles Began Experimenting on ‘A Hard Day’s Night’
The soundtrack to their first movie showcased how quickly John Lennon and Paul McCartney were growing as songwriters.
How Elton John Twice Owned His Favorite Childhood Soccer Team
He's a big fan of Watford Football Club and as its chairman led team to its greatest heights.
Inside Elton John and Bernie Taupin’s ‘Tiny Dancer’
The story behind the 'Madman Across the Water' classic.
Carlos Santana Buys ‘Heavenly Hideaway’ in Hawaii for $2.7 Million
Carlos Santana has bought a home atop a hill on the Hawaiian island of Kauai.
John Lennon ‘Nowhere Boy’ Biopic to Become Stage Musical
Beatle's teenage years is being adapted for a new medium.
Lindsey Buckingham Is Selling His ‘Enchanting’ Compound for $29.5 Million
The 1.2-acre California estate is second home former Fleetwood Mac member has put on market in less than two years.
40 Years Ago: Milton Berle Gets Banned From ‘Saturday Night Live’
There was a clash of cultures when the show biz legend hosted a hip comedy show.
Joe Flannery, the ‘Secret Beatle,’ Dies
A childhood friend of Brian Epstein, Joe Flannery served as the Beatles' booking manager in the early '60s.
See Rod Stewart’s ‘Splendid’ British Estate, Which Just Sold for Almost $6 Million
His wife blamed the political climate in Great Britain for their difficulty in selling the place.
Phil Spector’s Castle Hits Market for $5.5 Million
The Alhambra, Calif., mansion where Phil Spector killed Lana Clarkson is for sale.
Beatles ‘Life’ Issue Returned to Library After 50 Years
Cleveland-area fan returned magazine stolen in 1968 and paid late fee.
You Can Now Travel the World Through Beatles Lyrics
A new video uses Google Maps to take fans on a world tour, covering more than 25,000 miles, using group's lyrics as a guide.
John Denver’s Aspen ‘Lifelong Refuge’ Hits Market for $11 Million
The house that inspired singer-songwriter's 'Starwood in Aspen' has hit the market again.
Paul McCartney Dreams About Reuniting the Beatles
Many people have fantasized about a Beatles reunion, including Paul McCartney.