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.
Go Behind the Scenes of AC/DC’s ‘Play Ball’ Video
Over the weekend, AC/DC teased a couple of photos from their upcoming 'Play Ball' video, which is due sometime this week.
Listen to New Smashing Pumpkins Song Featuring Tommy Lee, ‘One and All’
Earlier this year, Smashing Pumpkins frontman Billy Corgan announced that Motley Crue drummer Tommy Lee would be joining the band on its next album.
Watch the Rolling Stones Play ‘When the Whip Comes Down’ in 1981 – Exclusive Premiere
Back in 1981, the Rolling Stones were once again on top of the world.
Rush Unveil Forgotten Song From 1974 With Original Drummer
Rush have uncovered one of their early, and seemingly forgotten, songs for their upcoming career-spanning video box set 'R40.'
Metallica Planning Weeklong Residency on ‘The Late Late Show With Craig Ferguson’
Not to be outdone by the Foo Fighters' recent weeklong stay at the 'Late Show With David Letterman,' Metallica have booked an entire week on 'The Late Late Show With Craig Ferguson' in mid-November.
Rolling Stones Announce $5,000 Signed Photo Book
Do you like the Rolling Stones? Like looking at pictures of them? Have a lot of extra cash sitting around?
Foo Fighters Unveil Another New Song, ‘The Feast and the Famine’
We're still a few weeks away from release of the new Foo Fighters album on Nov. 10, but the band has been pumping up fans with trailers, teasers and songs for a few months now.
Eddie Vedder Makes Good on 22-Year-Old Promise to Fan
In 1992, Pearl Jam fan Joe Wolfe, who attended the rising band's show at the Cincinnati club Bogart's, ran into several of the group's members at a local movie theater during a screening of 'Wayne's World.'
Brian May, Elton John and Others Lead All-Star ‘God Only Knows’ Cover
The BBC has gathered more than two dozen artists for its new BBC Music campaign to record an all-star cover of the Beach Boys' classic 'God Only Knows.'
Billy Idol Announces North American Tour
Two weeks before Billy Idol is set to release his first album of original material in almost a decade, he's announced a North American tour for early next year.
25 Years Ago: Izzy Stradlin Pees on a Plane
Being a member of one of the biggest rock bands in the world comes with many privileges: fame, fortune, women, etc.
Listen to the Smashing Pumpkins’ Original Version of ‘Let Me Give the World to You’
Back in 1998, when the Smashing Pumpkins were recording songs for their fourth album, 'Adore,' they ended up with a bunch of leftovers.