Alan Light

Alan Light is a music journalist, author and the co-host of the daily music talk show “Debatable” on SiriusXM. He is the former Editor-in-Chief of Vibe and Spin magazines, and a former Senior Writer for Rolling Stone. Alan’s books include biographies of Prince, Johnny Cash, Nina Simone and the Beastie Boys, and he co-wrote best-selling memoirs by Gregg Allman and Peter Frampton. His book “The Holy or the Broken: Leonard Cohen, Jeff Buckley and the Unlikely Ascent of ‘Hallelujah’” is currently being developed as a documentary, and he was the writer for the acclaimed HBO film “Elvis Presley: The Searcher.” He is a frequent contributor to The New York Times, Mojo and Esquire.

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