Rob Sheffield

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Rob Sheffield
Rob Sheffield by David Shankbone.jpg
Rob Sheffield at the 2007 Brooklyn Book Festival
Born (1966-02-02) February 2, 1966 (age 51)
United States
Occupation Author, columnist
Nationality American
Genre Music
pop culture

Rob Sheffield (born February 2, 1966) is an American music journalist and author.[1]

He is a long time contributing editor at Rolling Stone, writing about music, TV, and pop culture. Previously, he was a contributing editor at Blender, Spin and Details magazines. A native of Boston, Sheffield attended Yale and the University of Virginia.

His first book, Love is a Mix Tape: Life and Loss, One Song at a Time (an excerpt of which was featured in the January 2007 issue of GQ), was released by Random House in January 2007. It was met with much acclaim and was a national bestseller.

Sheffield lives in Brooklyn, New York.[citation needed]

Sheffield's second book, released in July 2010, is called Talking to Girls About Duran Duran: One Young Man's Quest for True Love and a Cooler Haircut.

Sheffield's third book, released in August 2013, is called Turn Around Bright Eyes: The Rituals of Love and Karaoke.

Sheffield's fourth book, released in June 2016, is called On Bowie.

Sheffield's fifth book, released in April 2017, is called Dreaming the Beatles: The Love Story of One Band and the Whole World.

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