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.
15 Years Ago: Radiohead Get Back to Basics on ‘Hail to the Thief’
The band had spent the past half decade making industry-rattling records, so when it came time to record its sixth album, it needed a break from being music revolutionaries.
Styx Will Release Two New Albums This Summer
One is an update of their most recent studio LP, the other is a solo record from Tommy Shaw.
Bob Marley Albums Ranked Worst to Best
Bob Marley's legend was sealed before his death.
Rolling Stones Announce ‘From the Vault: No Security’ DVD
The Rolling Stones have announced a new entry in their 'From the Vault' series.
Buffalo Springfield LPs Collected on ‘What’s That Sound?’ Box
Buffalo Springfield's three LPs will be collected in a new box set, 'What's That Sound? The Complete Album Collection.'
Grateful Dead’s ‘Anthem of the Sun’ Gets 50th Anniversary Reissue
This new edition includes both the rare 1968 mix of the album plus the more common 1971 version.
45 Years Ago: David Bowie Returns, Ziggy-Like, for ‘Aladdin Sane’
Ziggy Stardust didn't call it quits. He just changed his name and clothes.
Previously Unreleased LP From Byrds Member Gene Clark on the Way
A collection of unheard songs by Gene Clark, a founding member of the Byrds and a key songwriter on the band's first few albums, will be released this summer.
Dire Straits to Play Rock Hall Induction Without Mark Knopfler
Dire Straits will perform at their Rock and Roll Hall of Fame induction next week – but without frontman Mark Knopfler.
50 Years Ago: Simon and Garfunkel Turn a Page on ‘Bookends’
Simon & Garfunkel's achievements in sound architecture are often overlooked, but listen to 'Bookends' and you'll hear one of the most adventurous studio groups of the era.
Van Morrison Announces New Album, ‘You’re Driving Me Crazy’
Apparently Van Morrison has no intention of slowing down anytime soon.
Gibson Lays Off Custom Shop Workers
The Gibson guitar company's problems are escalating, just weeks after experts said it was "running out of time" to resolve its debt issues.