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.
Updated: Are Van Halen Mixing a New Album?
If the rumors are true, then we may be hearing a new Van Halen album sometime real soon.
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.
Furthur Break Up, Fueling Grateful Dead Reunion Rumors
As the Grateful Dead's 50th anniversary approaches, Furthur, the band formed by the Dead's Bob Weir and Phil Lesh, have called it quits. And the news is fueling rumors that the Dead may reunite next year to celebrate their golden anniversary.
Watch the Rolling Stones Play ‘When the Whip Comes Down’ in 1981 – Exclusive Premiere
Back in 1981, the Rolling Stones were once again on top of the world.
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.'
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?
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.'
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.
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.
Hear Foo Fighters Channel Dio’s ‘Holy Diver’ on New Single, ‘Something From Nothing’
Now that cover of 'War Pigs' sorta makes sense.