Author(s): Jon Niccum
Whether natural disaster struck, their equipment blew up on stage, or the military had to break up an audience riot, Niccum has the scoop on what really happened, direct from the artists themselves. The book will feature stories from dozens of artists, such as: Wilco, The Flaming Lips, Def Leppard, The Sex Pistols, John Mayer, Jack Black, Garbage, INXS, Jane's Addiction, Rufus Wainwright.
JON NICCUM is entertainment writer for the Kansas City Star and Music Editor at The Pitch, Kansas City's leading alternative newspaper. Contributor to Esquire.com, The Village Voice, Rotten Tomatoes, Details, Live! and CMJ New Music Monthly. His entertainment writing has won several dozen national awards, including multiple honors from the Suburban Newspapers of America, American Association of Sunday and Feature Editors, National Federation of Press Women and as a finalist for a National Music Journalism Award.