Author(s): M. L. Swayne
From rock and roll's pioneers to its present-day rebels, explore how the greatest names live on after death-in unexpected and frightening ways. Combining two of America's great passions, celebrities and the paranormal, Haunted Rock and Roll covers rock's entire supernatural history. Explore rock and roll's most iconic idols, haunted locations, and infamous legends through evidence and testimonials from renowned ghost hunters and researchers. Discover thrilling stories of Michael Jackson, Jim Morrison, Led Zeppelin, the Beatles, Amy Winehouse, and many more stars seen haunting their favourite bars, clubs, and homes. From the early days through the present pop music era, rockers have followed the same motto: Live fast, die young, and leave a restless spirit.
Matthew L. SwayneÂ (State College, PA) is a journalist who currently works as a research writer at Penn State. Matt has worked as a reporter and as a music reviewer for several newspapers and online outlets, such asÂ CentreDaily.comÂ andÂ Music.com. He was a regular contributor to the recently revitalized version of Omni Magazine, called Omni Reboot. He writes the Anti-Matter column, which looks at fringe science and the paranormal, for the online magazine.Â He has also worked on writing projects with Paranormal State's Eilfie Music.Â Balancing skepticism with an open mind, Matt uses his experience in journalism and interest in both ghostlore and the paranormal to collect and tell stories about the supernatural.