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.
Ramones Albums Ranked Worst to Best
The Ramones' legend was pretty much built on the four albums they fired off during their first two years.
Sebastian Bach, Skid Row Managers Reportedly Discussing Reunion
Sebastian Bach brought up the possibility of a reunion with his former Skid Row bandmates.
Watch Queen’s ‘Bohemian Rhapsody’ Interpreted as a Four-Minute Crime Film
Queen's "Bohemian Rhapsody" has been interpreted as many things over the past 40 years.
How the Who Mixed Things Up on Their Second Album, ‘A Quick One’
Not long after the Who's debut album was released, Pete Townshend was already moving on.
Revisiting Sly and the Family Stone’s ‘There’s a Riot Goin’ On’
If one album summed up the mood of 1971 in 45 minutes, it was Sly & the Family Stone's 'There's a Riot Goin' On.'
Grateful Dead Launching 50th Anniversary Album Reissue Series Next Year
The Grateful Dead will celebrate the 50th anniversary of their recording career next year with a new album reissue series.
How the Rolling Stones Survived the ’80s
Like many classic rockers, the Rolling Stones started the '80s in pretty good shape. By the time the decade was over, however, they were barely left standing.
Roger Daltrey Says Rock ‘n’ Roll Has ‘Reached a Dead End’
Roger Daltrey, the man who once sang "Long Live Rock," has declared that the genre is dead.
Phil Chess, Co-Founder of Influential Blues Label Chess Records, Dies at 95
Phil Chess, who started the influential blues label Chess Records with his brother Leonard, has died at age 95.
Bon Jovi Announce 2017 Tour, Push Back New Album’s Release Date
A handful of fans have already gotten a sample of Bon Jovi's new album in concert, but next year a whole lot more will also get their chance to see the band onstage.
Robert Plant Joins Concerts for Refugees Tour
Robert Plant has joined the lineup for the Lampedusa tour, an 11-date benefit show for refugees.
Rolling Stones, ‘The Rolling Stones in Mono': Album Review
Most popular artists didn't start exclusively mixing their records to stereo until 1968 or so.