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.
Original Foreigner Members to Join Current Band for 40th Anniversary Tour Finale
Foreigner have announced that original members will perform with the current lineup at the final two concerts on their 40th anniversary tour.
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.
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.
10 Times Houston Made Rock ‘n’ Roll History
A look at Houston's rock 'n' roll history through the years.
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.
Glen Campbell Dies at 81
Glen Campbell, the music legend whose career spanned more than 50 years, has died.
Listen to Two New Mick Jagger Songs, ‘England Lost’ and ‘Gotta Get a Grip’
The Rolling Stones singer said he wrote the surprise tracks as a reaction to the "anxiety [and] unknowability of the changing political situation."
Lindsey Buckingham and Christine McVie, ‘Lindsey Buckingham/Christine McVie': Album Review
The backstory behind Lindsey Buckingham and Christine McVie's self-titled album is filled with plenty of the drama their famous Fleetwood Mac lineup has been serving up since the mid '70s.
Glenn Frey’s Son to Join the Eagles
Glenn Frey's son Deacon is apparently joining the Eagles when they play the Classic East and Classic West music festivals this summer.
Gregg Allman Responds to Health Reports: ‘Looking Forward to Seeing Everyone Again’
Gregg Allman has disputed recent reports that he's currently in hospice.