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Birthday
12, 1959
Birthplace
Birmingham, England
DEATH DATE
Apr 27, 2020 (60)
Birth Sign
Taurus
Birthday
12, 1959
Birthplace
Birmingham, England
DEATH DATE
Apr 27, 2020 (60)

About

Author and rock critic/broadcaster who authored the rock music origin books The A-Z of Names in Rock, The Dictionary of Rock and Pop Names and All You Need Is Rock: A Decade of Music Writing. He was the editor of DANTE magazine.

Before Fame

With a Kitchener Scholarship in hand, he graduated from St Catherine's College, Oxford with a Master of Arts in Philosophy, Politics and Economics. He was a newspaper reporter to kick off his career.

Trivia

He was a rock critic for Bloomberg Muse of the Bloomberg News. He was one of the first journalists to publish a review of the 2007 Led Zeppelin reunion concert.

Family Life

He was born in Birmingham, England.

Associated With

He interviewed legends of rock music such as Sting and Steve Miller.