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.
The Band, ‘The Band (50th Anniversary Edition)': Album Review
Reissue of classic 1969 album includes outtakes and Woodstock performance for first time.
Creedence Clearwater Revival 1969 Songs Ranked Worst to Best
Three classic albums, more than two dozen songs. A run-down of the band's banner year.
Neil Young and Crazy Horse, ‘Colorado': Album Review
First album together in seven years is typically loud and shows its age.
The Kinks, ‘Arthur or the Decline and Fall of the British Empire: 50th Anniversary Edition…
Band's follow-up to neglected masterpiece gets a massive overhaul for its golden celebration.
Cream Drummer Ginger Baker Dies at 80
His work in Cream helped steer the future of heavy, blues-influenced rock 'n' roll for years to come.
The Beatles, ‘Abbey Road’ Anniversary Edition: Album Review
The band's last-recorded album celebrates 50 years with new mixes, and previously unreleased sessions and demos.
Rolling Stones Announce ‘Let It Bleed’ 50th-Anniversary Edition
Box set celebrates golden anniversary with stereo and mono mixes, plus 7" single.
50 Songs About the Moon
For the 50th anniversary of the Moon landing, here are a bunch of songs inspired by the astronomical body orbiting our planet.
Two New Elvis Presley Sets Celebrate Banner 1969 Year
Fiftieth-anniversary collection gathers live and studio material from the King's comeback era.
Creedence Clearwater Revival to Finally Release ‘Live at Woodstock’
After 50 years, the band's entire performance at the legendary festival will finally be released.
Bruce Springsteen, ‘Western Stars': Album Review
The Boss goes solo again, and makes an album that sounds unlike anything he's ever done.
Top 25 Movies of Summer 1984
One of the busiest and best film seasons ever gave us some instant classics.