Contributors

<a href="https://www.getintothis.co.uk/author/peter/">Peter Guy</a>

Peter Guy

Editor

Prince lover, dance floor raver, Everton and Chicago Bears supporter and maker of boss bacon sarnies.

Listening to: Liam, Christine, Floyd, Rihanna and lots of doom metal – but not all at once.

@Getintothis

<a href="https://www.getintothis.co.uk/author/rickblueyonder/">Rick Leach</a>

Rick Leach

Assistant editor, arts editor

Dad. Grandad. Fifty years of listening to and loving music. Dylan, The Fall, Mahler, Coldplay and everything in between. Writer of books. Five about Glastonbury. One novel.

Listening to: Weinberg, Symphonies Nos. 2 and 21; Mirga Gražinytė-Tyla conducting the City of Birmingham Symphony Orchestra, with the Kremerata Baltica and Gidon Kremer (DG).

@rickjleach

Steve Hanlon

Steve Hanlon

Web editor

Data, code, gadgets, gigs, fam, friends, Flump.

Listening to: Patti Smith, Stereolab, Arkells, Benny Goodman.

@stevehanlon

<a href="https://www.getintothis.co.uk/author/sun13banjo/">Banjo</a>

Banjo

Features editor

“There are only two types of music – good and bad” John Peel

Listening to: Cigarettes After Sex, Psycho Comedy, The Orb

@sun13banjo

<a href="https://www.getintothis.co.uk/author/lewisridley/">Lewis Ridley</a>

Lewis Ridley

New music editor

Cumbrian, lover of good beer and partial to a bit of Corrie.

Listening to: The Murder Capital and Sports Team.

@lewisrids3

<a href="https://www.getintothis.co.uk/author/petergood/">Peter Goodbody</a>

Peter Goodbody

Live editor

Was once a punk. Thinks he still is.

Listening to: Whoever will be playing Rebellion this year

@p3dro

<a href="https://www.getintothis.co.uk/author/flackmeister/">Chris Flack</a>

Chris Flack

Sub editor

Current interests include obscure 90s bands, hard to find Irish tea and late 70s Ontario Licence plates.

Listening to: Ciaran Lavery, Angel Olsen, FKA Twigs.

@cm_flack 

Roy Bayfield

Roy Bayfield

Sub editor, writer

Mild-mannered punk psychogeographer, ordained Dudeist minister, occasional poet. Co-founder of The Label Recordings.

Listening to: Tierra Whack, Emma-Jean Thackray, Nardeydey.  

@mister__roy

Kris Roberts

Kris Roberts

Sub editor

Pop music lover, queer history nerd, and self-titled drag race expert.

Listening to: MUNA’s Never, Christine and the Queens, Arlo Parks. 

@kristopherjr_ 

Warren Millar

Warren Millar

Chief photographer

Music loving photgrapher, bad guitar player, cyclist, love beer, Kraftwerk fan boy.

Listening to: Nice 
Biscuit

@warrenphotog

Mike Maloney

Mike Maloney

Writer / Design

Liverpudlian, enjoys his politics and football red.

Listening to: Porridge Radio and Baxter Dury.

@_michaelmaloney

<a href="https://www.getintothis.co.uk/author/simonkirk/">Simon Kirk</a>

Simon Kirk

Senior writer, gig guide columnist

Antipodean and resident wool, despite being the proud owner of that much sought after purple bin.

Listening to: HVOB, Sunn O))), AA Bondy.


@psymonk

Amelia Vandergast

Amelia Vandergast

Women’s editor

Getintothis womens editor based in Manchester.

Listening to: The Sewer Cats, Mike Patton, G H O S T S

@AmeliaVPoetry

Vikki Greogrich

Vikki Greogrich

Film editor

Film expert, film lover, film bore!

Listening to:

@iheartbigface

Ned Hassan

Ned Hassan

Metal columnist

Metal columnist and defender of the faith. Academic and heavy metal horror geek with an addiction to tea and table tennis.

Llistening to: the old Gods – Priest, Mercyful Fate, Slayer, Sepultura – the new Gods – Burning Witches, Video Nasties, Sumerlands.

@ned_hassan

Jono Podmore

Jono Podmore

Politics columnist

Professor of Popular Music in Cologne, based in London and hailing from Aintree, Jono works worldwide as a composer, producer, orchestral arranger, performer, writer and journalist.

Listening to:
torrential rain, Chopin and drums

@JonoPodmore

Ally Goodman

Ally Goodman

Theatre columnist

Promoter of artsy and cultural happenings at One Fell Swoop and Africa Oye and an actor anywhere that will let me muck about on stage.

Listening to: The National, Leddra Chapman, The 1975.

@AllyGoodman

Jelly Roll Parker

Jelly Roll Parker

Jazz columnist

Eclectic John Peel fan into weird and wonderful music, art, drumming, Radio, film, designing and beer.

Listening to: Pinski Zoo, Richard James, Sparks, The Deportees

<a href="https://www.getintothis.co.uk/author/stevendoherty/">Steven Doherty</a>

Evertonian.

Listening to: IDLES, The Wonder Stuff, Pet Shop Boys.



@sdoherty1878

Max Richardson

Max Richardson

Writer

I’m a lifelong lover of music, with one of my earliest memories being listening to The Stone Roses’ self titled LP in the car. These days, I mainly spend my time noodling around with synthesisers, and DJing.

Listening to: Miles Davis, Gerry Mulligan and Chet Baker


@Maximillius001

Howard Doupe

Howard Doupe

Writer

Sandgrounder, vinyl hoarder, prone to go wandering.

Listening to: Cigarettes After Sex, The Twilight Sad and gulls overhead.

@whoisdoupe




Emilie Clark

Emilie Clark

Writer

Lover of northern soul, 90s Britpop, espresso martinis and my hometown, Birmingham.

Listening to: The Stone Roses, Happy Mondays, Oasis, Paula Abdul.

@emiliecclark

Jamie Bowman

Jamie Bowman

Writer

Experienced music writer with work published in The Guardian, The Word, Uncut and Q as well as many years writing for the Liverpool Echo and other local newspapers. 

Listening to: The Fall 

@jamiebowman77

Paul Fitzgerald

Paul Fitzgerald

Writer

A delightful, vintage red. Easy on the pallette, full bodied, not over-rich and with notes of farmyard, ancient pianos and bitter cynicism. 


Listening to: Steve Reich, Mystery Jets, Chet Baker, Biillie Holiday, The Liverbirds, Mobb Deep, Deejay Punk Roc, Warmduscher, Simon Herron, Jack Kerouac, The Seeds, The Rattles, Ray Charles and Kit.


@NothingvilleM

Jane Davies

Jane Davies

Writer

I love coffee, cats, music and Liverpool. Always driving, never drinking unless I’m home and it’s Saturday. 

Listening to: Circa Waves, Ian Brown, Zuzu.

Will Neville

Will Neville

Writer

Lover of music, LFC and a good pint. Essex born but Liverpool based for more than a decade.

Listening to: The Beatles and The Fall, 80s indie, rock ‘n’ roll, 60s pop, classic country, punk and power pop.

Rogerio Simoes

Rogerio Simoes

Writer

Journalist and entrepreneur. A Londoner, but originally from Sao Paulo, Brazil, I fell in love with music as soon as I first heard Elton John‘s Goodbye Yellow Brick Road.


Listening to: Austra, The Innocence Mission, Cherry Ghost, Anna Calvi, Real Estate, Tilbury.

@RogerioSimoes

Kevin Barrett

Kevin Barrett

Photographer

Project Manager by day. Photographer, Boxing Coach, and Runner at night. 

Listening to: Ásgeir, Claude Fontaine, Jonathan Wilson. 

@kev_barrett

Billy Vitch

Billy Vitch

Photographer

Liverpool music photographer incorporating his passion for live music into his photography.

Listening to: Spector, Matchbox Twenty, The Magic Numbers.

Sarah Sidwell

Sarah Sidwell

Photographer

Small, highly caffeinated picture taker. Lover of all things music related. Will most likely find me at a local gig pretending to know how to use a camera.

Listening to: Parkway Drive

@StaywithSarah_

Sian Ellis

Sian Ellis

Writer

“Music Lover and White Wine Enthusiast”

Listening to: Stanleys, Gerry Cinnamon, HAIM

@SianEllis98

Claire Cook

Claire Cook

Writer

Dog video enthusiast, still mourning Vine.

Listening to: Remi Wolf, Anderson .Paak

@iamclaire_c

 

Thomas Sumner

Thomas Sumner

Resident artist

Thomas is a Liverpool based full-time Creative Director and part-time gig poster artist. 

Listening to: The Replacements and Soccer Mommy

@__thomassumner

naproxen