David Menconi presents A Life in Music Books

February 17, 2019 – Today’s first featured event is David Menconi presenting A Life in Music Books at Kings on 2/23 at 4pm.

David Menconi

Piedmont Laureate David Menconi has been a music critic and arts reporter at the News & Observer in Raleigh since 1991. He has also written for Rolling Stone, Spin, Billboard, New York Times,and salon.com. His books include the 2012 biography Ryan Adams: Losering, A Story of Whiskeytown (University of Texas Press), and his next book will be a history of North Carolina music for UNC Press.

He also hosts “That Old North State Radio Hour,” a weekly show about North Carolina music, on That Station, 95.7-FM in Raleigh, NC.