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.
Carlos Santana Wants Journey to Get Back Together With Steve Perry
Now that Carlos Santana has gotten his old band back together, he's trying to reunite another group's classic lineup.
1966’s Best Rock Albums
In a way, 1965 was the nascent start of the classic-rock era, that moment when the rock 'n' roll single yielded its power to the album format. But 1966 is when it all started to make sense.
Yes Announce 2016 ‘The Album Series’ Tour
Yes are going on the road again this summer, and they're returning to the popular Album Series format.
Aerosmith May Launch Farewell Tour Next Year
Aerosmith are thinking about a farewell tour in 2017.
Jeff Beck Announces New Album
Jeff Beck will release a new studio album this summer.
Cheap Trick, ‘Bang, Zoom, Crazy … Hello': Album Review
In the seven years since Cheap Trick's last album, the usual things that sometimes happen to bands that have been around as long as they have happened.
UPDATE: Paul Mccartney Somewhat Clarifies Mysterious Five-Second Clip
Paul McCartney just posted a five-second audio clip on Twitter.
The Story of ZZ Top’s MTV Makeover, ‘Eliminator’
Very few classic rockers went through a transformation as jarring, or as triumphant, as ZZ Top did in March 1983 with the release of Eliminator.
Allman Brothers Band Albums Ranked Worst to Best
Like many groups that managed to last almost a half century, the Allman Brothers Band's long, complicated history isn't always an easy one to navigate.
Neil Peart Publishing New Book About Rush’s Final Tour
Neil Peart will publish a book about Rush's R40 tour, rumored to be the band's last-ever one of this size, later this year.