Michael Gallucci is the managing 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, Paste, Spin, the Village Voice and other publications and websites. @mgallucci
Muse, ‘Will of the People': Album Review
English band takes on the metaverse for ninth album.
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.
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.
Metallica Plan ‘Some Proper Penetration of America’ on New Tour
With a new album scheduled for release later this year, Metallica are now making plans for 2017.
Morrissey Has Been Dropped by His Record Company
Days after Morrissey delivered another one of his online rants, this one about how much his record company sucks, the singer now claims that the label has dropped him.
Foo Fighters Clues May Lead to Album Artwork … or Something Else
The other day, the Foo Fighters teased fans on Facebook about some "big news" coming on Monday.
Man Killed at Lollapalooza Aftershow
A man was killed outside of an aftershow party being held for Nas following the rapper's Lollapalooza appearance over the weekend.
Watch Arcade Fire Cover the ‘Beverly Hills Cop’ Theme
One night after treating a Los Angeles audience to a mash-up of Jane's Addiction's 'Been Caught Stealing' and Guns N' Roses' 'Welcome to the Jungle,' Arcade Fire were at it again last night, giving Jack White some stiff competition for Cover Artist of the Year.
Beastie Boy Mike D Talks About Grunge and the ’90s
In a new video interview with Vanity Fair, Beastie Boys member Mike D talks about the '90s and, in particular, the influence of grunge on the era's music scene.
Eddie Vedder, Unlike Jack White, Had a Blast at a Cubs Game
Unlike Jack White, who had a miserable time at a Chicago Cubs game earlier this week, Eddie Vedder had a blast when he attended Wrigley Field last night.
U2’s New Album Will Be Out Before the End of the Year
It looks like a new U2 album in 2014 might be happening after all.
Primus Drummer Tim Alexander Suffers Heart Attack
Primus drummer Tim Alexander, who also plays in the band Puscifer, suffered a heart attack yesterday.
New Dead Weather and White Stripes Releases on the Way
Jack White has been super-busy lately, with a new album, tour and a bunch of cover songs to learn.
Jack White’s Secret Show Involved a Basement, Doctors and a Stretcher
When Jack White isn't wowing fans by incorporating classing cover songs into his own back catalog, he's leading them on clue-filled quests to super-secret basement shows.
Somebody Pulled the Plug on Jack White Last Night
Jack White played Dublin’s Royal Hospital Kilmainham last night.