Dude Mantee, Jr.

Dude Mantee, Jr. is a journalist specializing in music and film. He has toured with the Rolling Stones, Bob Dylan and Amy Winehouse’s drug dealer. His ten-part series on Alex Chilton (Boxtops, Big Star) was nominated for a Pulitzer. He comes from a long lineage of journalists, including his father, the late Dude Mantee, Sr., a reporter for the Journal of Commerce, covering the non-ferrous metals beat from 1947-1964, best known for his headline-grabbing scoop on titanium. Dude Mantee, Jr. describes his home as “No Fixed Address.”