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.
AC/DC Talk About Going on Without Malcolm Young in New Video
As the release date for AC/DC's new album, 'Rock or Bust,' approaches, the band has been in full promotional mode lately, talking about their new album, ailing guitarist Malcolm Young and their legacy after 40 years.
Jon Bon Jovi Says Richie Sambora ‘Quit – He’s Gone’
It's been more than a year since we heard anything about Richie Sambora's split from Bon Jovi.
Phil Rudd Procuring-Murder Charge Dropped
The procuring-murder charge against AC/DC's Phil Rudd has been dropped.
Listen to Paul McCartney’s Previously Unreleased ‘Love My Baby’
With extras-stuffed reissues of Wings' classic mid-'70s albums 'Venus and Mars' and 'At the Speed of Sound' now out, Paul McCartney isn't finished cleaning out his vaults.
Pink Floyd, ‘The Endless River’ – Album Review
Pink Floyd aren't hiding the basic facts behind what will probably turn out to be their last-ever album.
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.