Howie Abrams is the former head of In-Effect Records, having worked with the Bad Brains, Scatterbrain, Nuclear Assault, and 24-7 Spyz. He’s held A&R positions at Jive Records, Warner Music, and Roadrunner Records and worked with many of Metal’s finest. Sacha Jenkins is the former music editor for Vibe magazine and the coauthor of ego trip’s Book of Rap Lists and ego trip’s Big Book of Racism. He has worked as a television producer on such shows as The Boondocks and MTV’s The White Rapper Show. Both authors live in New York City.