Hello I’m Matt, a robust, lateral-thinking and personable individual with a range of experience in the creative sector. From live event production or copywriting for a reputable publication, to teaching and running a business, I eagerly rise to all challenges and thoroughly enjoy the learning process. Although I have truly enjoyed my time working in education, I am now looking for a position within media where I can use my experience and knowledge to explore many different forms of content creation and the methods and systems used to generate content effectively. I hope to exploit opportunities and continue an upwards trajectory in the field of journalism and content creation.
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WriterThe Ransom Note
London, United KingdomFreelance
The Ransom Note is a culture magazine with a readership and writing staff of boundless enthusiasm, distinctive knowledge and uncompromising opinions. Primarily I immerse myself in all aspects of dance music, publish news, articles, and interviews covering the greatest in innovative, underground culture from across the globe. Alongside this TRN offers musings on film, books, life, and art, generating some context and controversy as an antidote to the reheated PR that clogs up the internet.
London, United KingdomFull Time
I designed the aesthetic of this website, conducted artist interviews, researched trends in music and have written engaging content concerning the latest and most engaging creators the music world has to offer. The role also involves seeking commercial partnerships with industry labels, distributors, artists and other industries that wish to contribute to the aims and reputation of theculturecarnivore.com.
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- Copywriting Editorial
- Business Networking
- Creative Writing
- Web Design
- Music Blogging
- Music Curation
- Music Events
Ba Hons music degreeKingston University
- London, United Kingdom
On this course I composed, performed, recorded, listened to and have written about popular music to develop musical and academic skills. I produced and recorded music in uni recording studios, rehearsal rooms, a synthesis/sampling lab - and the analogue/digital hybrid Visconti Studio. This all encompassing experience introduced me in a round about way to music journalism, the field in which I ply my trade today.