Richie Unterberger

Richie Unterberger is the author of numerous rock history books, including Unknown Legends of Rock’n’Roll and a history of 1960s folk-rock, Jingle Jangle Morning. His book The Unreleased Beatles: Music and Film won a 2007 Association for Recorded Sound Collections Award for Excellence in Historical Recorded Sound Research. His latest books are White Light/White Heat: The Velvet Underground Day-By-Day and Won’t Get Fooled Again: The Who from Lifehouse to Quadrophenia. He teaches courses on rock history at several Bay Area colleges, including the University of San Francisco, San Francisco State, and the College of Marin. There’s information about his work at