Rick Shefchik

Rick Shefchik is a freelance writer living in Stillwater, Minnesota. After three decades as a reporter, columnist and critic at the St. Paul Pioneer Press, he has written five novels and five works of non-fiction. His most recent book is “Everybody's Heard About the Bird: The True Story of 1960s Rock ’n’ Roll in Minnesota” (2015, University of Minnesota Press.) He’s married with two grown children and owns a dog, two guitars and a bag of golf clubs, all of which behave sporadically.