Category Archives: Writing

SKIDDLE – 10 Minutes With… We Are Scientists

So, when you come in with the stupid questions, We Are Scientists give as good as they get.

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YAHOO UK NEWS – I Was there…

Every now and then instead of writing a ‘how to’ guide for Yahoo, they let me/make me write about stuff like cake or my hometown of Croydon… So I did. This was about the Diamond Jubilee and ‘being there’ for … Continue reading

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YAHOO UK EUROSPORT – Summer transport changes for Londoners during The Olympics

  So, The 2012 Olympics have finally come to London, bringing the attention of the world and utter semi-organised carnage to the regular Londoner’s travel plans (especially if said Londoner lives anywhere near Stratford). So, in honour of this, I interview … Continue reading

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YAHOO UK NEWS – Twitter Management Comparison

Nerd level: OVER 9000!!!!!!!!!! A piece on social media management for Yahoo UK News. I use Hootsuite for everything, but tested two competitors to see if they could surpass it. The verdict? Seesmic came pretty close. Tweetdeck didn’t. If you are … Continue reading

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YAHOO LIFESTYLE – A Burlesque Beginner’s Guide To Style

A piece I wrote for Yahoo! Lifestyle on Burlesque style and fashion. Burlesque has always been interesting to me, and I’d never really looked into it ’til now. It’s not what a lot of people think it is. In a way … Continue reading

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YAHOO NEWS – Gadgets That Give You The X Factor

A piece I wrote for  Yahoo News (US this time) about ‘Gadgets that give you the X Factor’. Basically a music technology article in pop culture disguise, it also talks about networking via LinkedIn and Youtube. Having spent a long … Continue reading

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YAHOO NEWS – A Beginner’s Guide to Twitter Culture

text I like writing for the Yahoo Contributor Network. It’s not really like a ‘regular’ freelance role, since they’re still not giving us an editorial contact to work with, but they’re no ‘content mill’ either. Plus there’s a consistant stream … Continue reading

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Q – The most extreme gigs ever

A column for Q Online about noteworthy, extreme and recordbreaking gigs. Includes QoTSA playing in a salt mine, The White Stripes’ 10 second gig, the madness that was the 2012 Superbowl, and a guy called Gonzales who played 300 songs … Continue reading

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Q – The 10 Strangest Instruments In Rock’n’Roll

Q online music column on the 10 strangest instruments used in rock’n’roll. Now with chewed celery, smashed beerkegs and more cowbell.

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