Dan LeRoy is an author, journalist and teacher who has written for The New York Times, Rolling Stone, Newsweek, The Village Voice, Alternative Press, Esquire.com and National Review Online. Mr. LeRoy is certainly the only person in history to have contributed to publications founded by William F. Buckley, Jr. and by Gene Simmons of KISS.
He has written three books: one about the Beastie Boys classic Paul's Boutique, for Continuum's 33 1/3 series, and one about famous unreleased albums, The Greatest Music Never Sold. His book For Whom the Cowbell Tolls, written with Peter Relic, was published in 2014.
Mr. LeRoy is the director of literary arts at Lincoln Park Performing Arts Charter School, near Pittsburgh, PA. He is also a member of the soul-jazz group Bohemian Tories, whose debut album, iCons, was released in August 2013. Hear more at https://soundcloud.com/bohemiantories