Rod Fogg became guitar-obsessed as a teenager and now performs, teaches and runs workshops all over the U.K. He has several CDs out on Jazznik Records and has recorded many CDs to accompany books. He has been responsible for the musical content of Backbeat's books on Django Reinhardt and Eddie Van Halen, as well as much of the Totally Interactive Guitar Bible. He has also written widely on guitars and guitarists in magazines. He lives in London.