WRITING EXPERIENCE

  • THE SEATTLE TIMES, Seattle

    Rock beat writer, 2011-16
    Artist interviews, concert and festival write-ups, record reviews, Sunday features
  • NASHVILLE SCENE, Nashville

    Music freelancer, 2012-present
    Feature articles, critics' picks, Bonnaroo '15 and '16 festival coverage
  • THE BIG TAKEOVER, Brooklyn
    AMERICAN SONGWRITER, Nashville

    Music freelancer, 2012-present
    Longform Q&As, record reviews
  • CAPITOL HILL TIMES, Seattle
    THE SEATTLE GLOBALIST
    SEATTLE WEEKLY

    Freelance reporter, 2012-16
    Local/neighborhood news coverage, op-eds, sports
  • COOPER POINT JOURNAL, The Evergreen State College, Olympia

    Managing Editor/contributing writer, 2008-9
    Wrote and edited articles, page layout and design
  • MALIBU SURFSIDE NEWS, Los Angeles

    Editorial/production contributor, 2007-8
    Wrote and edited articles, page layout, proofing/fact-checking
  • CROSSFIRE, Crossroads School for Arts and Sciences, Santa Monica

    Editor-in-Chief/Entertainment Editor/contributing writer/beat writer, 1999-2003
    Represented Crossroads at Columbia Scholastic Press Assn. Conference, NYC, 2002
    Awards: CSPA Award, 2002; Crossroads Academic Award for Journalism, 2000

RADIO

  • KAOS-FM, The Evergreen State College, Olympia

    Music Director and on-air host, 2009-11
    Received music submissions, cataloged and processed into library, reviewed playlists to comply with station's 80/20 policy, wrote grant proposal for digital music library
    Developed the weekly two-hour program, Defensive Indifference; interviewed local artists and engineered live on-air performances
  • WERS-FM, Emerson College, Boston

    On-air host, 2003-4
    Developed the weekly four-hour program, Dignified Junk; created playlists of new and archived music

MUSIC/TOURING

  • CHUNG ANTIQUE, Olympia/Seattle

    Guitarist/songwriter/show booker, 2009-17
    Recorded and released one full-length vinyl LP, one 7" and several CD and cassette EPs
    Set up, promoted and performed 180+ shows, including two full U.S. tours and numerous shorter tours of the Northwest, West Coast and Upper Midwest
  • OBNOX with CHRIS BROKAW, Cleveland/Seattle

    Tour manager for 10-day West Coast tour with Pere Ubu, 2016
  • ANCHORS FOR ARCHITECTS, Los Angeles

    Guitarist/songwriter/show booker, 2001-3
    Recorded and released full-length CD and demo EP
    Set up, promoted and performed 50+ local shows; booked full U.S. tour via Internet/phone/mail at age 17

OTHER

  • FILMRITES, Los Angeles

    Development associate, 2007-
    Reading, analyzing and writing coverage of motion picture scripts and books for production consideration
  • THE EVERGREEN STATE COLLEGE, Olympia

    Teaching assistant, music department, 2010
    Led class seminars and discussions on the history and development of the "Northwest Sound," incorporating audio and visual excerpts from KAOS archives, Internet and private collection
  • DIGITAL ENTERTAINMENT NETWORK/GRAND ROYAL RECORDS, Los Angeles

    Intern, 2000
    Mailroom, junior A&R consultant, promotion for Grand Royal artists, At the Drive-In

EDUCATION

  • The Evergreen State College, Olympia

    B.A., Communications, class of 2010
  • Emerson College, Boston

    Journalism major, 2003-5
  • Crossroads School for Arts and Sciences, Santa Monica

    Class of 2003

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