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Bob Mehr

Bob Mehr is an award-winning reporter covering music for Memphis's daily newspaper, the Commercial Appeal. He is also the author of Trouble Boys: The True Story of the Replacements. A New York Times best seller, the book earned the ASCAP Foundation Deems Taylor/Virgil Thomson award for outstanding musical biography. Selected as book of the year by NPR, Rolling Stone, and Amazon, it was also named one of the "100 Greatest Music Books of All Time" by Billboard.