Greg Prato is a Long Island, New York based journalist whose writing has appeared in such renowned publications as Rolling Stone, Classic Rock, and Vintage Guitar. He is also the author of several popular books, including Shredders! The Oral History Of Speed Guitar (And More), Grunge Is Dead: The Oral History Of Seattle Rock Music, and MTV Ruled The World: The Early Years Of Music Video. And you may have even heard him on one of his many radio or TV appearances, including interviews on The Howard Stern Wrap-Up Show, Trunk Nation, and The Ron and Fez Show.
Prato skillfully charts yacht rock's voyage through pop, prior to
being spectacularly capsized by the punk tidal wave. - Classic Rock
A fun book about a very fun time in music. - Curled Up with a Good Book
"...ultimately satisfying, The Yacht Rock Book is a well-compiled, well-deserved tome to a genre that had been all but forgotten." - Under the Radar Mag