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Joel Selvin

Joel Selvin is an American San Francisco-based music critic and author known for his weekly column in the San Francisco Chronicle , which ran from 1972 to 2009. Selvin has written more than 20 books covering various aspects of pop music--including the No. 1 New York Times bestseller Red: My Uncensored Life In Rock with Sammy Hagar--and published articles in Rolling Stone , the Los Angeles Times , Billboard , and Melody Maker . He has written liner notes for dozens of recorded albums and...See more