Mark Beech FRSA (1959 – 24 April 2020) was a British author, journalist and broadcaster. He was best known for his two books on the origins of names in rock music, and for his columns about music and the arts.
He died in Edinburgh of heart disease on 24 April 2020, aged 60.
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- The A-Z of Names in Rock by Mark Beech, Robson Books (1998), pp. 250 ISBN 1-861-05059-3 / ISBN 978-1-861-05059-5 on Google Books
- The Dictionary of Rock and Pop Names: The Rock and Pop Names Encyclopedia from Aaliyah to ZZ Top by Mark Beech, Remember When (2009), pp. 319 ISBN 1-844-15807-1 / ISBN 978-1-844-15807-2 on Google Books
- "''Bloomberg'': Mark Beech". Bloomberg.com. Retrieved 24 September 2013.
- "Back to the Future as Bands Re-form, Go Green" by Mark Beech, DANTE magazine (1 August 2013)
- Regional journalist who became rock music critic dies aged 60