Michael Gallucci is the senior editor at Ultimate Classic Rock. His previous gigs include editor-of-chief at Diffuser.fm, managing editor of Cleveland Scene and writing about music and movies for All Music Guide, American Songwriter, the A.V. Club, Goldmine, M Music & Musicians, Paste, Spin, the Village Voice and other publications and websites.
40 Years Ago: Cheap Trick Polish Their Sound and Make a Power Pop Classic With ‘In Color’
Cheap Trick's second LP, which arrived just seven months after their debut, proved they had a pop side.
Artist Paints Gregg Allman Portrait Using Allman’s Blood
A portrait of Gregg Allman painted with the late rocker's own blood will be packaged with certain editions of his new album.
Neil Young, ‘Hitchhiker’ Album Review
Neil Young's unpredictability is reliably predictable.
10 Times Houston Made Rock ‘n’ Roll History
A look at Houston's rock 'n' roll history through the years.
New ‘Yardbirds ’68’ Album Featuring Jimmy Page to Be Released
A new album that includes previously unreleased Yardbirds material from 1968 will be released later this year.
25 Years Ago: Eric Clapton Stages an Acoustic Comeback With ‘Unplugged’
The release of Eric Clapton's 'Unplugged,' a No. 1 album, set in motion a comeback that carried over well into the new millennium.
Rod Stewart Has Remade ‘Da Ya Think I’m Sexy?’ for a New Generation to Hate
Rod Stewart has just signed with a new record label, and he's kicking off their new partnership be remaking one of the most divisive songs of his long career.
25 Elvis Presley Songs From the ’70s That Don’t Suck
The story goes that Elvis Presley, after his startling comeback in 1968, let it all go to hell again just a few years later. Not true.
Glen Campbell Dies at 81
Glen Campbell, the music legend whose career spanned more than 50 years, has died.
New Steve Miller ‘Ultimate Hits’ Set to Include Previously Unreleased Recordings
There's a new two-CD Steve Miller Band collection on the way that spans his entire career and also includes eight previously unreleased recordings.
Keith Richards Says ‘It Wouldn’t Take a Twist of the Arm’ for the Rolling Stones to Make A…
Keith Richards says the Rolling Stones are about to head back into the studio to start recording their long-promised new album.
Watch Roger Waters’ New Video for ‘Wait for Her’
Roger Waters has released a new video for the song "Wait for Her," which comes from the recently released 'Is This the Life We Really Want?' album.