Greg Kot

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Name: Greg Kot

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Website: www.gregkot.com

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Illinois Connection

Kot lives on Chicago's Northwest Side.

Biographical and Professional Information

Since 1990, Kot has been the music critic at the Chicago Tribune since 1990 and is co-host of the public radio show Sound Opinions. He has written several books, including Ripped: How the Wired Generation Revolutionized Music and Wilco: Learning How to Die and co-wrote The Beatles vs the Rolling Stone: Sound Opinions on the Great Rock 'n' Roll Rivalry.

He has also been a regular contributor to Rolling Stone, and has written for a dozen national publications, including Details, Blender, Entertainment Weekly, Men's Journal, Guitar World, Vibe and Request.

Published Works

Ripped: How the Wired Generation Revolutionized Music , Ripped: How the Wired Generation Revolutionized Music , 2010

Wilco: Learning How to Die, Broadway, 2004

Survival Guide for Coaching Youth Basketball, Human Kinetics Publishers, 2008

The Beatles vs. The Rolling Stones: Sound Opinions on the Great Rock 'n' Roll Rivalry , MBI Publishing Company, 2010


Titles for Purchase and at Your Library

Ripped: How the Wired Generation Revolutionized Music

ISBN: 1416547312
Release Date: 2010-05-11

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Wilco: Learning How to Die

ISBN: 0767915585
Release Date: 2004-06-15

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Survival Guide for Coaching Youth Basketball: Only the Essential Drills, Practice Plans, Plays, and Coaching Tips!

ISBN: 0736073833
Release Date: 2008-08-20

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The Beatles vs. The Rolling Stones: Sound Opinions on the Great Rock 'n' Roll Rivalry

ISBN: 0760338132
Release Date: 2010-10-16

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Literary Awards

Speaking Engagements and Upcoming Appearances

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External Links

Greg Kot on WorldCat

Greg Kot on Amazon

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