Rob Sheffield at the 2007 Brooklyn Book Festival
|Born||February 2, 1966|
Rob Sheffield (born February 2, 1966) is an American music journalist and author. He is a long time contributing editor at Rolling Stone, writing about music, TV, and pop culture. Previously, he was a contributing editor at Blender, Spin and Details magazines. A native of Boston, Sheffield attended Yale and the University of Virginia.
His first book, Love is a Mix Tape (an excerpt of which was featured in the January 2007 issue of GQ), was released by Random House in January 2007. It was met with much acclaim and was a national bestseller.
Sheffield's second book, released in July 2010, is called Talking to Girls About Duran Duran.
Sheffield's third book, released in August 2013, is called Turn Around Bright Eyes: The Rituals of Love and Karaoke.
- Media related to Rob Sheffield at Wikimedia Commons
- Barnes, Lindsay. "Love Is a Mix Tape: Rolling Stone writer on love and loss in Charlottesville." The Hook. January 25, 2007. Retrieved February 1, 2007
- Rob Sheffield at the Internet Movie Database
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