Harry Paterson is an author and freelance journalist based in the UK.
He has contributed articles on music, politics, poetry, popular culture, and current affairs to many publications, both in print and online; including Classic Rock, Powerplay Rock and Metal Magazine, Bass Guitar Magazine, Sabotage Times, Midlands Rocks and Soundsphere Magazine.
He is the author of Look Back in Anger: The Miners' Strike in Nottinghamshire - 30 Years On' published by Five Leaves.
He has worked as a researcher for Mick Wall on two of the acclaimed rock writer’s biggest titles; AC/DC: Hell Ain’t a Bad Place to Be and Black Sabbath: Symptom of the Universe.
He has also contributed to two of prolific rock scribe, Neil Daniels’ books. Rock ‘n’ Roll Sinners – Volume III and Beer Drinkers and Hell Raisers: a ZZ Top Guide.
Originally from Alloa in Scotland, he now lives in Nottingham, England, with his wife, freelance photographer, Sue, two of their three kids and four cats.
He plays guitar badly, stud poker erratically, chess with a growing consistency and eight and nine-ball pool with a degree of proficiency. He also loves Indian food, anything from the Laphroaig distillery, Alloa Athletic and books. Passionately.
Oh, and the symphonies of Gustav Mahler. Equally passionately.