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Bill Wyman writes the blog Hitsville, at hitsville.org . He is the former arts editor of Salon.com and NPR. He was a longtime staff writer at the Chicago Reader, where he wrote the popular pop-music column "Hitsville." Also in Chicago, he created the radio talk show Sound Opinions with Jim DeRogatis. He was arts editor of SF Weekly and then Salon.com. the pioneering internet magazine. From 2003 to 2007 he was assistant managing editor of National Public Radio, overseeing the network's arts, entertainment, media and digital coverage.