The Reverend Keith A. Gordon is a former writer for ThoughtCo who penned multiple articles critiquing rock and blues music over the course of more than six years.
Overall, though, Gordon has been manning the pop culture trenches for over four decades and is a familiar name in music criticism. Gordon's words have appeared in over 100 publications worldwide, including Blurt magazine, Creem, Harp magazine, Country Standard Time, and Big O magazine in Singapore, among others. As a contributor to the All Music Guide website, Gordon's work has appeared in AMG's books on the blues, country, and rap music.
The former editor of the popular Alt.Culture.Guide webzine for seven years, Gordon also edited three volumes compiling the best of the publication's many reviews and interviews. Although specializing in writing about the blues, rock, metal and prog-rock genres, Gordon has also written extensively about technology, the media, and politics through the years.
Although no formal information about his education could be found, Gordon was first published at the age of 12 and has gone on to become one of the most influential critics in rock and blues. He has since published 10 books and countless articles and reviews of concerts, albums, and bands.
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