About the Author
Holly Day's writing has appeared in over 3,500 publications internationally, including Computer Music Journal
, ROCKRGRL, Music Alive!
, Guitar One
, Brutarian Magazine
, Interface Technology
, and Mixdown Magazine
. Over the past couple of decades, her writing has received an Isaac Asimov Award, a National Magazine Award, and two Midwest Writer's Grants. Her books include The Insider's Guide to the Twin Cities
(3rd, 4th, and 5th editions, Globe-Pequot) Shakira
(Lucent Books), and Music Theory for Dummies
(Wiley). Her poetry and fiction is currently on display at Starwood/LeMeridien hotel restaurants around the world.
Sherman Wick is a native of the Twin Cities. Since receiving his history degree at the University of Minnesota, he's worked as a freelance writer and photographer, focusing on music, film, and Minnesota's rich cultural and historical offerings. Holly and Sherman started writing their first book together, The Insider's Guide to the Twin Cities, one week after being married.