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.
Watch Rami Malek Perform as Freddie Mercury at Live Aid From Upcoming Queen Movie
The first video of actor Rami Malek as late Queen singer Freddie Mercury has surfaced.
Steely Dan Announce Fall Tour Dates
Steely Dan have announced almost a dozen tour dates for this fall.
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.
Recording Studio Used by Bruce Springsteen, David Bowie and Others Shuts Down
New York's famous Power Station recording studio, used in the creation of many classic albums over the years, has shut down.
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.