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
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Sixty-seven-year-old legend strips down and conjures some old-school frenzy on 29th LP.
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The year's best archival releases include deluxe box sets, expanded anniversary editions and long-lost recordings from the vault.
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Deluxe box sets, expanded classic LPs and other treasures highlight the latest batch of archival releases.
Neil Young and Crazy Horse, ‘Barn': Album Review
Veteran singer-songwriter teams up with his best backing band for typically loose and spontaneous set.
Sting, ‘The Bridge': Album Review
Fifteenth solo album takes stock of modern problems – from pandemic to politics.
The Darkness, ‘Motorheart': Album Review
Seventh album from "I Believe in a Thing Called Love" hitmakers is more of the same chewy hard-rock.
Robert Plant and Alison Krauss, ‘Raise the Roof': Album Review
Second collaboration between Led Zeppelin singer and bluegrass star is as majestic as the first.
55 Years Ago: Supremes Are First Woman Group to Hit No. 1 With LP
Motown stars scored their only chart-topping LP in 1966 and made history.
Duran Duran, ‘Future Past': Album Review
New Romantic gods keep their recent streak going with 15th LP.