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.
Jimmy Page Says Unheard Led Zeppelin Songs Coming Next Year
Jimmy Page recently said he's heading back into Led Zeppelin's vaults for the band's 50th anniversary next year.
50 Years Ago: The Beatles Make a Semi-Soundtrack, ‘Magical Mystery Tour’
The Beatles were on a roll in 1967.
Lynyrd Skynyrd Cancel Concerts Because of ‘Medical Emergency’
Lynyrd Skynyrd have canceled a concert scheduled for tonight because of a health issue involving Gary Rossington.
Tom Petty Confirmed Dead: Daughter and Family Spokesman
Tom Petty died at age 66, following a day spent fighting to overcome an apparent heart attack.
Vanilla Ice Claims He Owns Queen’s ‘Under Pressure’
"So," Vanilla Ice says, "'Under Pressure,' 'Ice Ice Baby' – same difference."
Alice Cooper’s ‘Welcome to My Nightmare Special Edition’ Coming to DVD
Alice Cooper's 1976 concert film 'Welcome to My Nightmare' is being released on DVD in a special edition that also includes the 1975 TV show 'Alice Cooper: The Nightmare.'
Paul McCartney and Sony Settle Beatles Copyright Suit
Paul McCartney and Sony have settled the lawsuit he filed back in January to reclaim the copyright to some of his earliest songs with the Beatles.
Rock’s Most Hated Records
You many not break into Hulk-sized fits of anger while revisiting these records, but we advise a calming drink beforehand all the same.
Watch Guns N’ Roses Cover AC/DC’s ‘Whole Lotta Rosie’ as Tribute to Axl Rose’s Dead Dog
Guns N' Roses have covered AC/DC's "Whole Lotta Rosie" in concert before. But at their show in Zurich on June 6, singer Axl Rose revealed a personal reason for performing the song.
45 Years Ago: Randy Newman Releases His Masterpiece, ‘Sail Away’
Randy Newman was already a favorite among critics, fellow songwriters and music's elite when he released his third album in May 1972.