Interview: Mike Hennberger

Mike Henneberger Rock Bottom at the Renaissance

Rock Bottom At The Renaissance

Mike Henneberger is an author from Queens, New York. He's also an emo kid, with a soft spot for teen drama TV shows, and John Cusack movies.

In this episode, Mike chats with David about his new book, Rock Bottom at the Renaissance: An Emo Kid's Journey Through Falling In and Out of Love In and With New York City.

Over the course of the 90+ minute conversation, they discuss how Mike got into punk rock, and what made him want to write. They also bond over their shared love of emo, John Cusack movies, and teen drama television - specifically the work of Josh Schwartz. Mike also shares details about the audiobook version of his memoir, and some of the developments behind it.

As always, you can listen to the episode on all of your favourite podcast apps, or watch the video below.