Author(s): Robert Dimery (General Editor)
Now newly revised for 2018, this fascinating book is the ultimate critical guide to history's greatest albums.
General Editor Robert Dimery is a writer and editor who has worked on Tony Wilson's 24 Hour Party People, Pump Up The Volume: A History of House and Breaking Into Heaven: The Rise and Fall of The Stone Roses and 1001 Songs You Must Hear Before You Die. He has contributed to many books on classic albums and singles, as well as working for a wide variety of magazines, including Time Out London and Vogue. He lives in London. Michael Lydon has been writing about pop music since the 1960s and was founding Editor of Rolling Stone. He has written profiles on Lennon and McCartney and has been on tour with the Rolling Stones, B.B. King, Johnny Cash and many others. His books include Rock Folk, Boogie Lightening, and the definitive biography Ray Charles: Man and Music. Flashbacks, a collection of his rock writing, was published in 2003. Michael is also a regular 'talking head' on television and radio on both sides of the Atlantic. He lives in New York.