Joel Selvin

JOEL SELVIN has been the San Francisco Chronicle‘s pop music critic for 36 years. He is an award-winning journalist and bestselling author of 12 previous books, including the #1 New York Times bestseller Red: My Uncensored Life in RockSmartass: The Music Journalism of Joel SelvinSummer of Love: The Inside Story of LSD, and Rock & Roll, Free Love and High Time in the Wild West.

He is the author of:

Here Comes the Night: The Dark Soul of Bert Berns and the Dirty Business of Rhythm & Blues