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.
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.
Led Zeppelin’s ‘How the West Was Won’ to Be Reissued
Led Zeppelin's 2003 live album 'How the West Was Won' is getting remastered for its 15th anniversary this year.
Tom Petty and Neil Young Publisher Sues Spotify for $1.6 Billion
Wixen Music Publishing, which owns songs by Tom Petty and Neil Young, is suing Spotify for $1.6 billion.
Jimmy Page Says Unheard Led Zeppelin Songs Coming Next Year
Jimmy Page recently said he's heading back into Led Zeppelin's vaults for the band's 50th anniversary next year.
David Bowie and Elton John Arranger Paul Buckmaster Dies at 71
Paul Buckmaster, a Grammy-winning arranger and artist who worked with Elton John and the Rolling Stones, has died.
Rock ‘n’ Roll Pioneer Fats Domino Dead at 89
Fats Domino, the rock 'n' roll pioneer whose hits include "Blueberry Hill" and "Ain't That a Shame," has died.
Tom Petty Was Planning a ‘Wildflowers’ Tour
Tom Petty was reportedly planning a tour centered on his 1994 solo album 'Wildflowers' at the time of his death.
Tom Petty Confirmed Dead: Daughter and Family Spokesman
Tom Petty died at age 66, following a day spent fighting to overcome an apparent heart attack.
Tom Petty Reportedly Found Unconscious in Cardiac Arrest
Tom Petty was reportedly found unconscious in full cardiac arrest last night.
The Doors Announce 50th Anniversary Edition of ‘Strange Days’
The Doors are marking the golden anniversary of their second album, 'Strange Days,' with a '50th Anniversary Deluxe Edition.'
Recording Studio Used by Bruce Springsteen, David Bowie and Others Shuts Down
New York's famous Power Station recording studio, used in the creation of many classic albums over the years, has shut down.
25 Years Ago: Eric Clapton Stages an Acoustic Comeback With ‘Unplugged’
The release of Eric Clapton's 'Unplugged,' a No. 1 album, set in motion a comeback that carried over well into the new millennium.