Bill Lamb


  • Covering music and the arts for LiveAbout since 2005 
  • Contributing writer to the Wisconsin Gazette and other regional Milwaukee and Wisconsin publications


Bill Lamb is a music and arts writer with decades of experience covering the worlds of pop, rock, and entertainment. He got his start by writing about the history of dance and disco music in 1999.  Bill enjoys sharing his passion for and insight into the music world, and he takes pride in pointing his readers to major hits (like Adele's "Rolling In the Deep") long before U.S. pop radio discovers them. 

Prior to becoming a music writer, Bill developed the music collection for a large public library. He currently contributes to the Wisconsin Gazette and other local and regional publications.


Bill holds a Master's in Library Science degree from Indiana University.


LiveAbout and Dotdash

LiveAbout is a reference site focused on entertainment, activities, and hobbies. We know that time away from the stress of work and responsibilities at home is limited, and we want to help you make the most of those precious hours.

That’s why our coverage is a lovable jumble of urban legends, sports history, and esoteric trivia. Our articles discuss everything from fashion advice to UFO sightings, all so you can make the most of your time off.

For more than 20 years, Dotdash brands have been helping people find answers, solve problems, and get inspired. We are one of the top-20 largest content publishers on the Internet according to comScore, and reach more than 30% of the U.S. population monthly. Our brands collectively have won more than 20 industry awards in the last year alone, and recently Dotdash was named Publisher of the Year by Digiday, a leading industry publication.

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