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.
The Best Song From Every John Lennon Album
The Beatle released less than 10 solo albums during his lifetime. These are their essential tracks.
Neil Young, ‘Hitchhiker’ Album Review
Neil Young's unpredictability is reliably predictable.
Recording Studio Used by Bruce Springsteen, David Bowie and Others Shuts Down
New York's famous Power Station recording studio, used in the creation of many classic albums over the years, has shut down.
10 Times Houston Made Rock ‘n’ Roll History
A look at Houston's rock 'n' roll history through the years.
25 Years Ago: Eric Clapton Stages an Acoustic Comeback With ‘Unplugged’
The release of Eric Clapton's 'Unplugged,' a No. 1 album, set in motion a comeback that carried over well into the new millennium.
Rod Stewart Has Remade ‘Da Ya Think I’m Sexy?’ for a New Generation to Hate
Rod Stewart has just signed with a new record label, and he's kicking off their new partnership be remaking one of the most divisive songs of his long career.
25 Elvis Presley Songs From the ’70s That Don’t Suck
The story goes that Elvis Presley, after his startling comeback in 1968, let it all go to hell again just a few years later. Not true.
Listen to Two New Mick Jagger Songs, ‘England Lost’ and ‘Gotta Get a Grip’
The Rolling Stones singer said he wrote the surprise tracks as a reaction to the "anxiety [and] unknowability of the changing political situation."
Keith Richards Says ‘It Wouldn’t Take a Twist of the Arm’ for the Rolling Stones to Make A…
Keith Richards says the Rolling Stones are about to head back into the studio to start recording their long-promised new album.
Rock’s Most Hated Records
You many not break into Hulk-sized fits of anger while revisiting these records, but we advise a calming drink beforehand all the same.