David Marx

musician/writer

Projects

About me

Replete with an abundance of world experience – having lived in London, New York, Brighton, Berlin and Toulouse - I'd describe myself as a creative, curious, caring and relatively charismatic individual, with an unquenchable lust for life (and literature). .

Skills

  • Events
  • Film
  • Theatre
  • Editorial
  • Reporter
  • Word
  • Public Speaking
  • Music Production
  • Interviewer
  • Radio Broadcasting
  • PR Media Communications
  • Writing Editing Skills
  • Writing Press Releases
  • Features Writer

Work history

2016

Writer & Reviewer

A Menagerie of Groovy Reads: Berlin, Toulouse Swindon

Feb 2008 - Feb 2016
  • Maintain my own book reviews site, in which I liaise with publishers in both the UK and US. Subjects include: current affairs, politics, music, poetry, literature, football, theology and novels.

2016

Musician & Producer

The Ak-poets: Berlin, Toulouse Swindon

Aug 1997 - Jan 2016
  • Professional musician & producer: wrote all material and fronted my own band The AK-Poets. Produced ad released three albums on my own Revolver label - along with three albums by other artists..

1996

Contributing Editor

The Aquarian, Montclair, NJ, USA

Feb 1993 - Aug 1996
  • In this position I wrote features/cover stories, interviewed numerous musicians, authors, actors & undertook proof reading, writing previews & press releases, undertaking research & analysis, organising staff, delegating work to freelancers/photographers, constantly meeting deadlines).

1997

Arts Editor

The Atlanticville, Long Branch, NJ USA

Jan 1991 - Jul 1997
  • Arts Editor - In this position I wrote features/cover stories, interviewed numerous musicians, authors, actors & politicians, and generally learnt how to put a magazine to bed on time (subbing text, proof reading, writing previews & press releases, undertaking research & analysis, organising staff, delegating work to freelancers/photographers, constantly meeting deadlines).

Education

2003

Diploma in Ethics

Keele University

Aug 2002 - May 2003