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Brian Boone
Brian Boone is the author of I Love Rock n’ Roll (Except When I Hate It): Extremely Important Stuff About the Songs and Bands You Love, Hate, Love to Hate, and Hate to Love, out now on Perigee Books and available wherever books are sold. He celebrates and eviscerates music at his blog, Love Hate Society, and he lives in the Pacific Northwest.

Blog Entries by Brian Boone

10 Rock Star Bios You Shouldn't Bother Reading

352 Comments | Posted December 26, 2011 | 08:36:34 (EST)

Every few months, a big rock star biography or memoir comes out. The pre-release buzz is always major, promising, finally, the truth about that musical icon we all thought we knew. Rarely does that truth happen, though. Factor in ghostwriters, extremely careful publishing house legal departments, and musicians gunning for...

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The Best And Worst Moments In MTV History (VIDEO)

Posted August 2, 2011 | 09:10:31 (EST)

MTV was once my electronic cool older brother, exposing me to sweet new bands, showing me cool videos, and telling me that weird comedy like "The State" is hilarious. It gets confusing though when I remember that my brother is really a carefully-crafted entertainment conglomerate that trades in the commodity...

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