Known for Morrissey & The Smiths writings / interviews.
Notably, Morrissey in 1988 regarding Viva Hate.
He compiled his work in: "Bring The Noise: 20 Years Of Writing About Hip Rock And Hip Hop" (2009 UK / 2011 US).
Simon Reynolds (born 19 June 1963) is an English music journalist and author who began his career at the Melody Maker in the mid-1980s. He subsequently worked as a freelancer and published a number of books on music and popular culture.He has contributed to Spin, Rolling Stone, The New York Times, The Village Voice, The Guardian, The Wire, Pitchfork and others.