Brian Cogan is a writer and professor and has written extensively on music and popular culture as well as music criticism. He received his Ph.D. in Media Ecology in 2002 from New York University. He teaches at Molloy College and has been a member of the punk scene for over 20 years and written for a variety of zines as well as journals, newspapers and magazines, and has performed and recorded with his band In Crowd since 1987.
"Cogan has basically compiled the end-all, be-all list of punk bands you should know about...Basically it's the punk fan's holy bible." -The Staten Island Advance Cogan has basically compiled the end-all, be-all list of punk bands you should know aboutBasically it's the punk fan's holy bible. -The Staten Island Advance"