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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John Lennon ‘Nowhere Boy’ Biopic to Become Stage Musical
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Vinnie Vincent Says He Almost Skipped Gene Simmons’ ‘Vault’ Show
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Journey Announce Las Vegas Residency
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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.
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The Story of Elton John’s 1975 Suicide Attempt
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