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.
Buzzcocks Frontman Pete Shelley Dies at 63
Shelley wrote some of punk's best and catchiest songs.
Elvis Presley’s ’68 Comeback Special Getting Box Set Reissue
Five CDs and two Blu-rays document that time the King reclaimed his crown.
The Kinks, ‘The Kinks Are the Village Green Preservation Society: 50th Anniversary Edition…
Marking the golden anniversary of this masterpiece with a box set featuring singles, outtakes and alternate versions.
R.E.M., ‘R.E.M. at the BBC': Album Review
Eight CDs, one DVD and a whole lotta R.E.M. from over the years.
David Bowie, ‘Loving the Alien': Album Review
Fourth Bowie box collects his difficult '80s period.
Drive-By Truckers Albums Ranked Worst to Best
The Drive-By Truckers' path to becoming one of the best rock bands of the new century was paved the old-fashioned way: though lots and lots of touring.
Bob Marley Albums Ranked Worst to Best
Bob Marley's legend was sealed before his death.
Arctic Monkeys, ‘Tranquility Base Hotel + Casino': Album Review
Arctic Monkeys made their name by being one of the millennium's best guitar-based rock bands. But for their sixth album, they scale back.
45 Years Ago: David Bowie Returns, Ziggy-Like, for ‘Aladdin Sane’
Ziggy Stardust didn't call it quits. He just changed his name and clothes.
Listen to Unearthed Song From New ‘Brown Acid’ Compilation: Exclusive Premiere
The 'Brown Acid' compilations have been collecting hard-to-find and obscure hard-rock tracks for more than two years now.