Mike Vanderbilt is a freelance contributor and assistant editor of Daily Grindhouse. Vanderbilt is based on the south side of Chicago and has been featured inThe A.V. Club, The Chicago Reader, Fangoria, Night Flight, and Consequence Of Sound, tackling a variety of subjects ranging from Cheap Trick, sexsploitation, George Lucas’ Red Tails, and for better or worse online dating. A bartender by trade, when not mixing cocktails, Mike hosts and produces the Drinks On Monday With The Strike Team podcast, as well as Revenge Of The Pod People. He can also be seen performing with his power pop band The Romeros and punk act Modern Day Rippers.