Author Spotlight

Jim DeRogatis

Jim DeRogatis is the cohost of Sound Opinions, “the world’s only rock-and-roll talk show,” originating from WBEZ Chicago and distributed nationally on public radio via PRX; a full-time lecturer in the Professional Writing Program at Columbia College in Chicago; and the author of eight books about music. This piece originally appeared in the Criterion Collection’s 2006 DVD release of Dazed and Confused.