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.
Joe Cocker Dies at Age 70
Joe Cocker, one of rock music's most distinctive performers, has died of lung cancer.
Ardent Studios Founder and Big Star Producer John Fry Dies at 69
John Fry, the founder of Memphis' Ardent Studios, has died at the age of 69.
Joan Jett to Open for the Who’s 50th Anniversary Tour
Newly minted Rock and Roll Hall of Fame inductee Joan Jett and her Blackhearts will open for the Who's 50th anniversary tour when it hits North America next year.
Metallica Night Now Includes Hockey
Why should baseball fans be the only ones to get a special Metallica Night?
Kurt Cobain Shows Up as Shotgun-Holding Hologram on ‘South Park’
On 'South Park''s season finale this week, Kurt Cobain showed up as a hologram.
2014’s Stories of the Year
Ultimate Classic Rock runs down the top stories of 2014.
Saxon Postpone Tour Following Drummer Nigel Glockler’s Hospitalization
British heavy metal band Saxon have postponed the remainder of their 2015 tour dates after drummer Nigel Glockler was hospitalized.
UPDATED: Alice in Chains Singer William DuVall Talks About Being Racially Profiled by Poli…
William DuVall, the singer who replaced the late Layne Staley in Alice in Chains, claims he was racially profiled by California police five years ago.
Former Cake Drummer Pete McNeal Going to Prison for Child Molestation – UPDATED
A former drummer for the indie band Cake has been sentenced to prison on child molestation charges.
The Beatles Started to Show the Strains of Beatlemania on ‘Beatles for Sale’
When the Beatles' fourth album, 'Beatles for Sale,' was released on Dec. 4, 1964, it was their third LP in a little more than a year.