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.
Memphis Horn Player Wayne Jackson Dies at 74
Wayne Jackson, a member of the great Memphis Horns duo that played on countless classic records over the years, has died.
Van Morrison to Release 1973 Live Recordings on ‘It’s Too Late to Stop Now … Volumes II, I…
Van Morrison will release a new live set from the concerts that spawned his classic 1974 concert album 'It's Too Late to Stop Now.'
That Time Bruce Springsteen Tried to Crash Graceland
Bruce Springsteen tried to crash Graceland on April 29, 1976.
UPDATE: Paul Mccartney Somewhat Clarifies Mysterious Five-Second Clip
Paul McCartney just posted a five-second audio clip on Twitter.
Paul McCartney to Star in ‘Pirates of the Caribbean: Dead Men Tell No Tales’
Filming on 'Pirates of the Caribbean: Dead Men Tell No Tales' has already wrapped, but word is that the filmmakers reconvened to shoot a scene starring Paul McCartney.
55 Years Ago: The Beatles Release Their First LP, ‘Please Please Me’
How confident were the Beatles in what they had and how they played it when they entered EMI Studios in February 1963 to record their now debut album, Please Please Me?
30 Years Ago: The Beatles Collect Their Singles and More on ‘Past Masters’
EMI's decision to overhaul the Beatles catalog in 1987, spurred by the CD revolution, was a long time coming.
The Who Albums Ranked Worst to Best
With all of the compilations the Who have released over the years, it's easy to forget that their studio output boils down to a mere 11 albums.
That Time John Lennon Returned to His ‘Rock ‘N’ Roll’ Roots
In a way, John Lennon's 'Rock 'N' Roll' album is the back-to-basics record the Beatles' 'Let It Be' was supposed to be.
Watch Steve Tyler’s Skittles Super Bowl Commercial
As the big game day approaches (five days away!), more and more of the year's Super Bowl commercials are showing up early.
The Story of Slash and Duff McKagan’s Last Classic-Era Guns N’ Roses Show
When Slash and Duff McKagan walked offstage, they had no idea it would be their last gig with the classic-era lineup of the band.
Watch David Bowie’s Video for His New Song ‘Blackstar’
David Bowie will release his 25th album, ★ (which is pronounced Blackstar), on Jan. 8, the day he turns 69.