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
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.
Listen to Eight Seconds From the New Foo Fighters Album
After dropping clues to an online scavenger hunt of sorts that led to a photo that may or may not be the cover of their new album, the Foo Fighters are teasing fans with a taste of their upcoming record.
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.
Can’t Make It to Lollapalooza? Watch It Online
Lollapalooza is happening in Chicago this weekend.
Jack White’s Record Company Is Now Publishing Books
One of rock's most restless figures is once again trying something new.
Original Ramones Drummer Tommy Ramone Dies at 62
Tommy Ramone, the original drummer for the Ramones, has died at age 62.
Lou Reed’s Music Equipment Is for Sale
Ever wanted to own a piece of equipment that maybe had something to do with 'I'm Waiting for the Man,' 'Sweet Jane' or any of the other classic songs the late Lou Reed wrote and recorded?
Lars Ulrich Totally Down With That Drum-Off Challenge
Two days after Will Ferrell resumed his trash-talking of drummers by challenging Metallica's Lars Ulrich to a battle, the latter has accepted to participate in a drum-off.
Members of Soundgarden and Queens of the Stone Age Form New Supergroup
Members of Soundgarden, Queens of the Stone Age and Off! are forming a new supergroup that doesn't have a name yet.
Morrissey Cancels U.S. Tour
After postponing, canceling and rescheduling shows left and right the past week, the inevitable has happened: Morrissey has canceled his U.S. tour.
Sir Mix-a-Lot Performed ‘Baby Got Back’ With the Seattle Symphony
We're not going to spend much time setting this one up.
Beastie Boys Win Lawsuit Against Monster Energy
Beastie Boys have won their $1.7 million lawsuit against Monster Beverage for copyright infringement.