Simon Reynolds

Simon Reynolds is the author of books including the postpunk history Rip It Up and Start Again and, most recently, Shock and Awe: Glam Rock and Its Legacy from the Seventies to the 21st Century.

Why the 40-year-old Mute record label remains an enigma

BY Simon Reynolds | 10 JAN 18

Part of the the romance of this breed of lost experimentalists relates to their financial struggles 

BY Simon Reynolds | 01 FEB 12

The ‘pale theory boys’ and the intoxicating influence of critical theory on music journalism

BY Simon Reynolds | 18 SEP 09

Wolfgang Voigt draws on Romantic landscape and classical music as much as technological minimalism

BY Simon Reynolds | 05 MAY 08

The state of popular music criticism today

BY Simon Reynolds | 07 JUN 06