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.
Rage Against the Machine Albums Ranked in Order of Awesomeness
The rap-rock and rap-metal hybrid Rage Against the Machine helped define in the '90s was around before the Los Angeles quartet released its debut album in 1992.
U2’s ‘Songs of Experience’ Track List, Cover Reportedly Revealed
The track listing and cover art for U2's upcoming album 'Songs of Experience' has reportedly been revealed.
40 Best Punk Albums
It can be argued that punk rock started back in the '60s, when a bunch of kids holed up in their parents' garage and bashed out two chords on their guitars and shouted into a taped-together microphone.
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.
30 Years Ago: The Smiths Release Their Last Album, ‘Strangeways, Here We Come’
The Smiths knew the end was near.
Top 10 Grant Hart Husker Du Songs
Husker Du were a band of shifting and ever-growing personalities, influences and styles.
25 Years Ago: Tom Waits Gets Apocalyptic and Dark on ‘Bone Machine’
Tom Waits always sounded like he was getting ready for the end of the world, even when he was doing that jazzy beatnik thing in the '70s.
INXS Albums Ranked in Order of Awesomeness
Like many bands that came of age during New Wave's peak years, INXS didn't stick around in one place for too long.
Sonic Youth Albums Ranked in Order of Awesomeness
There are moments in Sonic Youth's catalog where fundamental song structures are nowhere to be found, no matter how hard you look.
Prince Exiles One of His Best Songs,’17 Days,’ to a B-Side: 365 Prince Songs in a Year
Prince's list of B-sides is long. His list of great B-sides is pretty long too.