Authors

  • RJ Smith

    RJ Smith has been a senior editor at Los Angeles Magazine, a contributor to Details, a columnist for The Village Voice, a staff writer for Spin, an...
  • Dafydd Rees

    Dafydd Rees has been writing music books for over 40 years. His previous titles include Rock and Roll Year by Year, The Encyclopaedia of Rock Stars...
  • Martin Celmins

    Martin Celmins is a musician, journalist and writer. His other books include the authorised biography of British blues artist Duster Bennett, Jumpi...
  • David Leaf

    David Leaf is an award-winning writer, director and producer, whose feature credits include the Venice Film festival favourite The U.S. vs. John...
  • Karl Bartos

    Born in the beautiful German village of Berchtesgaden in 1952, sound, music and culture have been a lifelong fascination for Karl. He studied at th...
  • Jim Sonefeld

    Jim Sonefeld is a drummer and songwriter, best known as the drummer with 90's rock band Hootie and the Blowfish.
  • Joel McIver

    Joel McIver is the author of 35 books on popular music. He often appears on TV, radio and podcasts. Click here to browse books by Joel McIver.
  • Rick Buckler

    Rick Buckler was the drummer with The Jam and is still the only member of the band to write his autobiography: That's Entertainment. The Jam 1982 b...
  • Mark Paytress

    Mark Paytress has been a regular feature writer for MOJO for over two decades and has interviewed many of glam rock’s major players, including Alic...
  • Jim McCarthy

    Jim McCarthy is a British based writer and illustrator. He has produced insightful, contemporary graphic novels linked to music subjects, with titl...
  • Tamsin Embleton

    Tamsin Embleton is an attachment-based psychotherapist and the Director of the Music Industry Therapists and Coaches (MITC). She worked as a music ...
  • Duke Fakir

    Duke Fakir is a founding member of The Four Tops, and their only surviving original member. He has been touring with the band since 1954.