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.
30 Years Ago: U2 Make Their Masterpiece, ‘The Joshua Tree’
Even before U2's 'The Joshua Tree' arrived, it was clear something big was on the horizon.
How David Bowie Cleaned Up and Branched Out on ‘Low’
David Bowie was a mess in 1976. Realizing he was headed for a major crash, Bowie made a life-altering decision.
The Doors Announce 50th Anniversary Deluxe Edition of Debut Album
The Doors' self-titled debut, which was released 50 years ago today, will mark its golden anniversary with a three-disc deluxe edition.
Watch Queen’s ‘Bohemian Rhapsody’ Interpreted as a Four-Minute Crime Film
Queen's "Bohemian Rhapsody" has been interpreted as many things over the past 40 years.
Neil Young, ‘Peace Trail': Album Review
While Neil Young's Desert Trip contemporaries wait 10 years or longer to make records these days, the 71-year-old singer-songwriter still churns them out like a man a third his age.
Cream’s Debut Album to Be Reissued in Four-Disc Deluxe Edition
Cream's 1966 debut album will celebrate its 50th anniversary a month late with a four-disc deluxe edition set for release in 2017.
Rush Announce 40th Anniversary Edition of ‘2112,’ ‘Time Stands Still’ Blu-ray and DVD
Rush fans have a lot to look forward to as 2016 winds down.
How the Rolling Stones Survived the ’80s
Like many classic rockers, the Rolling Stones started the '80s in pretty good shape. By the time the decade was over, however, they were barely left standing.
Phil Chess, Co-Founder of Influential Blues Label Chess Records, Dies at 95
Phil Chess, who started the influential blues label Chess Records with his brother Leonard, has died at age 95.
Bon Jovi Announce 2017 Tour, Push Back New Album’s Release Date
A handful of fans have already gotten a sample of Bon Jovi's new album in concert, but next year a whole lot more will also get their chance to see the band onstage.
Bob Dylan’s ‘No Direction Home’ Documentary Is Being Expanded for 10th Anniversary
Martin Scorsese's award-winning documentary 'No Direction: Bob Dylan' will receive an expanded deluxe edition for its 10th anniversary.
Robert Plant Joins Concerts for Refugees Tour
Robert Plant has joined the lineup for the Lampedusa tour, an 11-date benefit show for refugees.