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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Vocalist, actor and feminist icon had been diagnosed with dementia in 2015.
Queen Announce First Live Album and Home Video With Adam Lambert
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Quiet Riot Drummer Frankie Banali Dies
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Donald Trump Said People Used to Say He Looked Like Elvis Presley
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Van Halen-Themed Play to Debut Off-Broadway in 2019
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Both earned their first-ever nominations, although Stevie Nicks was inducted in 1998 as a member of Fleetwood Mac.
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