Harvey Kubernik is a writer and music historian, with over 44 years' experience as a pop culture journalist. He is the author of six books, including Turn Up the Radio! Rock, Pop, and Roll in Los Angeles 1956 - 1972 (2014), Canyon of Dreams: The Magic and Music of Laurel Canyon (2009), and Leonard Cohen: Everybody Knows (2014). He saw Buffalo Springfield perform live locally in 1966 and '67 and attended a rare Neil Young solo concert in Hollywood in 2014. He has interviewed many of the studio musicians, bandmates, record producers and engineers who have worked with Neil Young over the last half-century. He lives in America.