Simon Reynolds is the author of eight books about pop culture, including Shock and Awe: Glam Rock and its Legacy (2016), Retromania: Pop Culture’s Addiction to Its Own Past (2011), Rip It Up and Start Again: Postpunk 1978-84 (2005), and Energy Flash: A Journey Through Rave Music and Dance Culture (1998). He is a freelance contributor to magazines including The Guardian, Pitchfork, and The Wire. Reynolds operates a number of blogs centred around the hub Blissblog. Born in London, he currently lives in Los Angeles.
As of March 2019