Simon Reynolds

Simon Reynolds is the author of eight books about pop culture, including Retromania (Faber, 2011), the post-punk chronicle Rip It Up and Start Again (Faber, 2005), the rave history Energy Flash (Pan Macmillan, 2008), and the glam study Shock and Awe (Faber, 2016). Born in London, currently based in LA, he contributes to The Guardian, Pitchfork, and The Wire, and operates a bunch of blogs centered around Blissblog. He wrote the foreword to Repeater Books’ 2018 anthology k-punk: The Collected and Unpublished Writings of Mark Fisher (2004–2016).

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