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Rock Journalist Fred Schruers at Thousand Oaks Library
February 28, 2015 @ 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Legendary Rock Journalist Fred Schruers, author of “Billy Joel: The Definitive Biography,” will be speaking at the Thousand Oaks Library, 1401 E. Janss Road on Saturday, February 28th from 2-3pm.
His high-profile career at Rolling Stone chronicled the lives of music icons, including Bruce Springsteen, Fleetwood Mac, Tom Petty, Sheryl Crow and many more. His writing has also appeared in Premiere, Entertainment Weekly, Men’s Journal, GQ, the LA Times and Columbia Journalism Review.
His new book, Billy Joel, The Definitive Biography, looks at Billy Joel’s journey from pint-sized suburban kid to global rock star. He will sign copies of his book following his talk. Books will be sold for $32 each at the event, including sales tax. Portion of proceeds will benefit the Friends of the Thousand Oaks Library. Free event and open to the public.