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Ronen Kauffman

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About this author

Ronen Kauffman writes, teaches, and occasionally plays music. He lives with his wife in Jersey City, NJ.

"Kauffman's stories are vivid and often hilarious. For a reader who knows little about punk rock, the book is enlightening..." - Princeton TimeOff

"This book is hard to put down." - The Big Takeover

Ronen's freelance work has appeared in Alternative Press, MySpace Books, AMP, Outburn and more. He produces and hosts the popular podcast [] which is widely considered to be the premiere podcast serving the indie/punk/hardcore/metal community.

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Average rating: 3.67 · 97 ratings · 19 reviews · 1 distinct work · Similar authors
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" Actually, I think a closer read will reveal a real scrutiny of exactly those things.. hyperbole, romanticizing.

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