Erik Davis

Erik Davis is the author of The Visionary State: A Journey Through California's Spiritual Landscape. He posts regularly at

Nov. 13 2007 1:44 PMDeep Eco-MetalDelve far enough into heavy metal, and you'll find environmentalists.
July 31 2007 2:03 PMI'd Like To Dedicate This Next Song to JesusThe freaky origins of Christian rock.
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