David Browne Contributing editor, Rolling Stone and Men's Journal

David Browne is a contributing editor at Rolling Stone and Men's Journal and a contributor to The Huffington Post. In addition to The Spirit of '76 (Kindle Single), he is the author of four books, including Fire and Rain: The Beatles, Simon & Garfunkel, James Taylor, CSNY and the Lost Story of 1970, which was dubbed "one of the most entertaining and informative books of the year" by NPR. His other books are Dream Brother, a biography of the late musicians Jeff and Tim Buckley; Goodbye 20th Century, a biography of the pioneering alternative band Sonic Youth; and Amped, a history of extreme sports. His work has also appeared in The New York Times, New York, Wired, Entertainment Weekly, and other outlets.