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.
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.
Listen to Bruce Springsteen Read the Foreword to ‘Born on the Fourth of July’ Audiobook
Bruce Springsteen wrote a new foreword to the audiobook version of 'Born on the Fourth of July.'
Led Zeppelin Found Not Guilty in ‘Stairway to Heaven’ Case
Led Zeppelin were found not guilty in their plagiarism trial regarding the classic "Stairway to Heaven."
Led Zeppelin’s ‘Stairway to Heaven’ Trial Continues Into Fourth Day
Led Zeppelin's plagiarism trial over the authorship of "Stairway to Heaven" moved into its fourth day on Friday.
Former Wings Guitarist Henry McCullough Dies at 72
Henry McCullough, who played guitar on some of Wings' earliest records, has died.
The Beach Boys, ‘Pet Sounds (50th Anniversary Edition)': Album Review
Does the world need another version of the Beach Boys' Pet Sounds?