This is the website of writer, editor and musician Hank Shteamer.

Hank contributes to various print and online outlets, including Time Out New York—where he serves as Music Editor—and his personal blog, Dark Forces Swing Blind Punches. In 2011, he published a book about the band Ween for the 33 1/3 imprint; that same year, he launched Heavy Metal Be-Bop, an interview series dealing with the connections between jazz and metal.

Hank plays drums in several bands, including STATS and Aa (Big A little a). He lives in Brooklyn with his wife, La'al Shams.

To contact Hank, please click the link on the banner below, or e-mail hank [dot] shteamer [at] timeout [dot] com.