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.
Rush Unveil Forgotten Song From 1974 With Original Drummer
Rush have uncovered one of their early, and seemingly forgotten, songs for their upcoming career-spanning video box set 'R40.'
Metallica Ask Fans for Help With Two New Reissues
Metallica are asking their fans for help in assembling content for upcoming reissues of two of their earliest albums, 1983's 'Kill 'Em All' and 1984's 'Ride the Lightning.'
Metallica Planning Weeklong Residency on ‘The Late Late Show With Craig Ferguson’
Not to be outdone by the Foo Fighters' recent weeklong stay at the 'Late Show With David Letterman,' Metallica have booked an entire week on 'The Late Late Show With Craig Ferguson' in mid-November.
Dee Snider ‘Incensed’ That Taylor Swift Is New York’s New Global Welcome Ambassador
As part of Taylor Swift's next wave of world domination, the pop princess was named New York’s new Global Welcome Ambassador on Monday, the same day she released her latest album, '1989.'
Rolling Stones Announce $5,000 Signed Photo Book
Do you like the Rolling Stones? Like looking at pictures of them? Have a lot of extra cash sitting around?
Roger Daltrey Says New Music Has No Sense of Purpose
Roger Daltrey, the man who once hoped for death before he got old, has lived long enough to witness a music scene that he thinks has no sense of purpose.
Rush Plan to Hit the Road Next Spring
To celebrate 40 years of making music with drummer Neil Peart, Rush plan to hit the road next year for a new tour.
Foo Fighters Unveil Another New Song, ‘The Feast and the Famine’
We're still a few weeks away from release of the new Foo Fighters album on Nov. 10, but the band has been pumping up fans with trailers, teasers and songs for a few months now.
Paul McCartney Shares Version of ‘Beware My Love’ With John Bonham on Drums
During a live chat on Twitter earlier today, Paul McCartney shared a previously unreleased version of the 1976 song 'Beware My Love' featuring John Bonham on drums.
35 Years Ago: Tom Petty Finally Hits the Big Time With ‘Damn the Torpedoes’
The signs were there, signaling that Tom Petty and the Heartbreakers' third album, 'Damn the Torpedoes,' would be their breakthrough.
Hear Foo Fighters Channel Dio’s ‘Holy Diver’ on New Single, ‘Something From Nothing’
Now that cover of 'War Pigs' sorta makes sense.
Eddie Vedder Makes Good on 22-Year-Old Promise to Fan
In 1992, Pearl Jam fan Joe Wolfe, who attended the rising band's show at the Cincinnati club Bogart's, ran into several of the group's members at a local movie theater during a screening of 'Wayne's World.'