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.
Metallica Plan ‘Some Proper Penetration of America’ on New Tour
With a new album scheduled for release later this year, Metallica are now making plans for 2017.
Paul McCartney Signs New Deal With Capitol Records
Paul McCartney has signed a new deal with Capitol Records, marking his return to the label that he called home for most of his long career.
Listen to Kansas’ New Song, ‘With This Heart’
Kansas are preparing for their first new album in 16 years next month with the release of one of the LP's songs.
50 Years Ago: Bob Dylan Crashes His Motorcycle … or Does He?
Just a few weeks after Bob Dylan released the final album in one of rock's greatest runs, he almost ended his life.
Vince Neil Pleads Not Guilty in Battery Case
Vince Neil pleaded not guilty to the misdemeanor battery charge stemming from an April incident in which he pulled a woman to the ground.
How Black Sabbath Set a Metal Template on ‘Master of Reality’
The guidelines for how heavy music would sound were pretty much written on Black Sabbath's third album.
Keith Richards Thinks the Rolling Stones Will Be Together Until They Die
In an admission that will probably surprise no one, guitarist Keith Richards said that death will be the only thing to put a stop to the Rolling Stones.
Exclusive Peek Inside Jon Bon Jovi’s Head During That Wedding Video
Our play-by-play account of what Jon Bon Jovi was thinking while making a very uncomfortable appearance with a wedding band.
1970’s Best Rock Albums
1970 may have marked a new decade, at least on the calendar, but as far as music was concerned, it was still pretty much the '60s.
Slash in First Interview Since Guns N’ Roses Reunion: ‘It’s All Cool’
Slash has given his first interview since the Guns N' Roses reunion kicked off with a handful of dates in April.