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.
40 Years Ago: Francis Coppola Uncovers Vietnam’s Heart of Darkness in ‘Apocalypse Now’
The 'Godfather' director went into the jungle to make a new movie, and he barely made it out alive.
Top 10 Punk Albums to Own on Vinyl
The best way to listen to these records is how they were originally made.
Neil Young, Others Cover Classics on ‘Echo in the Canyon’ Soundtrack
New documentary also includes one of the last interviews with the late Tom Petty.
The Best Song From Every Led Zeppelin Album
They've made entire albums that are classic. So this wasn't easy.
Ozzy Osbourne Postpones All 2019 Shows
The former Black Sabbath frontman won't be back until at least May 2020.
Reissue Roundup: Winter Sets From Def Leppard, Tom Petty and More
A rundown of some of the best archival releases of the past three months.
25 Years Ago: Nine Inch Nails Get Dark on ‘The Downward Spiral’
Trent Reznor steered the band's second album into prog territory, making a glorious racket.
ZZ Top Collaborator Joe Hardy Dies
His work spanned genres and artists, including Alice Cooper, Ry Cooder, the Georgia Satellites and the Replacements.
Rami Malek Wins BAFTA Award for ‘Bohemian Rhapsody’
Actor's portrayal of Freddie Mercury in Queen movie snags another huge award.
Mel Brooks Movies Ranked Worst to Best
The director, writer and actor made some all-time comedy classics. He also made some stinky duds. We line 'em all up.
Huey Lewis Opens Up About His Hearing Loss
Singer says he hasn't "given up” as he fights Meniere’s disease.
Van Morrison’s ‘The Healing Game’ Expanded to Three Discs
This marked his first album of all-original, self-penned material since 1989's 'Avalon Sunset.'