Jeff Burger

Jeff Burger edited Springsteen on Springsteen: Interviews, Speeches, and
Encounters, which Chicago Review Press published in 2013. He has been
a writer and editor for more than four decades and has covered popular
music throughout his journalism career. His reviews, essays, and reportage
on that and many other subjects have appeared in more than seventy-
five magazines, newspapers, and books, including Barron’s, the Los
Angeles Times, Family Circle, Melody Maker, High Fidelity, Creem, Circus,
Reader’s Digest, Gentlemen’s Quarterly, All Music Guide, and No Depression.
He has published interviews with many leading musicians, including
Tom Waits, Billy Joel, the Righteous Brothers, Roger McGuinn, Tommy
James, Foreigner’s Mick Jones, and the members of Steely Dan; and with
such public figures as Suze Orman, James Carville, Sir Richard Branson,
F. Lee Bailey, Sydney Pollack, Wolfman Jack, and Cliff Robertson.
Burger has been editor of several periodicals, including Phoenix
magazine in Arizona, and he spent fourteen years in senior positions at
Medical Economics magazine, the country’s largest business magazine for
doctors. A former consulting editor at Time Inc., he currently serves as
editor of Business Jet Traveler, which the American Society of Business
Publication Editors named one of the country’s best business magazines
in 2011 and 2013.
Burger, whose website is, lives in Ridgewood, New
Jersey. His wife, Madeleine Beresford, is a teacher and puppeteer. The
couple have a son, Andre, and a daughter, Myriam.