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.
Peter Frampton and Lynyrd Skynyrd Announce Tour
Peter Frampton and Lynyrd Skynyrd – two artists known for their classic live albums in the '70s – are hitting the road together this summer.
Top 10 Emerson Lake & Palmer Songs
Ultimate Classic Rock counts down the best songs by Emerson Lake and Palmer.
Paul McCartney Announces New Tour
Paul McCartney will kick off his new tour next month, and he just announced the first seven dates.
Jimi Hendrix, Tom Petty and More Classic Rockers Highlight Record Store Day 2016
Dozens of classic-rock releases are on tap this year for the annual Record Store Day, including albums and singles by Tom Petty, Jimi Hendrix, Cheap Trick and David Bowie.
Randy Meisner on Psych Hold Following Wife’s Death
Randy Meisner has been place on a psych hold following his wife's death over the weekend.
The Story of the Mothers of Invention’s ‘Sgt. Pepper’-Baiting ‘We’re Only in It for the Mo…
From the mocking cover art to the orchestral notes that grace the music, the Mothers of Invention’s ‘We’re Only in It for the Money’ turns ‘Sgt. Pepper’s Lonely Hearts Club Band’ on its head.
1976’s Best Rock Albums
Even though punk was right around the corner, classic sounds still dominated the year.
The Story of Journey’s State-of-the-Art ‘Frontiers,’ the Beginning of the End
When Journey started recording their eighth album, 'Frontiers' -- which was released in February 1983 -- they were coming off their biggest year ever.
Paul Simon Announces Tour, New Album Also Reportedly on the Way
Paul Simon will kick off a two-month tour following his appearance at the Jazz Fest in New Orleans in late April.
Top 10 J. Geils Band Songs
We count down our favorite songs by the much-loved bar band.
The Story of Yes’ Breakthrough Moment on ‘The Yes Album’
They released two studio projects before 'The Yes Album' came out in February 1971. As far as most rock 'n' roll fans are concerned, however, Yes started right here.
Eric Clapton to Release New Album, ‘I Still Do,’ With ‘Slowhand’ Producer Glyn Johns
Eric Clapton will release his 23rd album, I Still Do, on May 20.