Steven Daly is a writer, journalist, and broadcaster. He writes for numerous magazines, including GQ, Details, and Rolling Stone, and he has been a contributing editor at Vanity Fair since 1999. He is co-author of The Rock Snob's Dictionary, which was originally a regular Vanity Fair feature, and he also co-wrote the influential youth-culture reference book alt.culture. In a previous incarnation, he was the drummer for Orange Juice, the MOJO award-winning Glasgow band often credited with "inventing" indie-rock. He lives in New York.