Individual Author Record
Name: Billy McCarthyPen Name: None Genre: Audience: Adult; Young Adult; Born: 1960 in Chicago's West Pullman neighborhood, Illinois
-- Website -- http://www.billymccarthy.com
-- Billy McCarthy on WorldCat -- http://www.worldcat.org/search?q=billy++mccarthy
Illinois ConnectionBill McCarthy grew up in the south suburbs of Chicago, Illinois.
Biographical and Professional InformationBilly McCarthy is a self-taught musician on drums and classical piano, and is most notable as a rock drumming recording artist (D'Molls, Atlantic Records) and Chicago top selling published novelist. In 2004 McCarthy published The Devil of Shakespeare, the first novel in literary history to include a CD/song to a novel, written by the author. The book features performances from Billy and several platinum selling recording artists, amongst, JY from Styx, Jani Lane from Warrant, Ron Flynt from 20/20, and Chip Z'Nuff from Enuff Znuff.
- The Devil of Shakespeare , Benbella Books, 2004