Jochen Rausch is a journalist, musician and author. The Grimme Award-winner has published the novel “Restlicht” (2008), the short story collections “Trieb” (2011), “Rache” (2015) and “Im Taxi” (2017) as well as the novel “Krieg” (2013). The film adaptation by Rick Ostermann won the German Television Movie Prize in Baden-Baden (2018). Rausch has recorded several records, including with Udo Lindenberg (Lindenbergtracks). Rausch is head of radio programs1LIVE, WDR2and WDR4 at broadcaster WDR. Jochen Rausch lives in Wuppertal.