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Seth Rogovoy
Editor-in Chief, Berkshire Living Magazine 

Seth Rogovoy is editor-in-chief of Berkshire Living, a regional lifestyle and culture magazine serving the greater Berkshire region of western Massachusetts, southwestern Vermont, eastern New York, and northwestern Connecticut. He also reviews cultural events for the WAMC Northeast Public Radio network, and his "Rogovoy Report" commentary is heard every Friday morning on WAMC. His blog at, also called "The Rogovoy Report," is one of the most popular websites covering the Berkshire cultural scene.

For nearly twenty years, Seth was a rock and jazz critic, primarily for the BERKSHIRE EAGLE, and also for dozens of other newspapers and magazines. Seth's cultural journalism has appeared in newspapers and magazines including Newsday, the Boston Phoenix, Haaretz, the Forward, the Woodstock (NY) Times, the Bennington (VT) Banner, Edutopia, Gastronomica, Moment, Leak CD magazine, Audition, the Black and White City Paper of Birmingham, AL, and others. Seth is the author of The Essential Klezmer: A Music Lover's Guide to Jewish Roots and Soul Music (Algonquin Books, 2000), the all-time bestselling guide to klezmer music.  Seth is a  graduate of Williams College in Williamstown, Mass., where he has taught courses on Bob Dylan and klezmer.