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.
Mike Huckabee Owes Survivor $25,000 for Using ‘Eye of the Tiger’
Mike Huckabee agreed to a confidential settlement with Rude Music, which is owned by Frankie Sullivan, Survivor's guitarist and the co-writer of the band's No. 1 hit.
Dweezil Zappa Announces ’50 Years of Frank: Dweezil Zappa Plays Whatever the F@%K He Wants…
Threatened with trademark infringement for using his dad's name on the road, Dweezil Zappa has changed the name of his upcoming tour once again.
Listen to Peter Gabriel’s New Song, ‘I’m Amazing’
Peter Gabriel has released his first new song since 2014's "Why Don't You Show Yourself" and a taste of what promises to be his first album of original material since 2002's Up.
Former Wings Guitarist Henry McCullough Dies at 72
Henry McCullough, who played guitar on some of Wings' earliest records, has died.
AC/DC Fans Can Get a Refund for Axl Rose Show
Refunds are available for AC/DC fans who were expecting to see and hear the band's longtime singer Brian Johnson onstage with them in London but are getting Axl Rose instead.
The Story of the Ramones’ Influential Debut Album
The Ramones sounded like everybody and nobody else.
10 Years Ago: Bruce Springsteen Pays Tribute to a Folk Music Hero on ‘We Shall Overcome: T…
Even at a time when artists were pretty much required to turn out a new album every year, Bruce Springsteen wasn't particularly prolific.
How the Rolling Stones Took a Big Leap on ‘Aftermath’
There's a moment in almost every legendary artist's career that marks the period in which they transcend the merely good and become truly great. 'Aftermath' is the Rolling Stones' moment.
Rolling Stones Compilations Ranked Worst to Best
Before the Rolling Stones were a great album band, they were a great singles band.
Cult Guitarist Says His Band Is Opening Guns N’ Roses’ Overseas Shows
The Cult's guitarist, Billy Duffy, revealed in a new interview that his band will be opening for Guns N' Roses when the reunited GNR play some overseas shows.
The Story of ZZ Top’s MTV Makeover, ‘Eliminator’
Very few classic rockers went through a transformation as jarring, or as triumphant, as ZZ Top did in March 1983 with the release of Eliminator.
The Story of Pink Floyd’s Last Album With Roger Waters, ‘The Final Cut’
Is it Pink Floyd’s worst album or Roger Waters’ best solo LP? We explore the thorny history of this complicated album.