Music Journalism Tutor

After completing his PhD in History, John decided to follow his real passion by forging a career as a music journalist. Writing as JR Moores, his work has been published by a range of prominent online and print platforms, including Drowned In Sound, The Quietus, Noisey (Vice), MTV Iggy, Bandcamp Daily, Vinyl Me Please, Virgin Media, Record Collector Magazine and The Guardian.

He has also dabbled in freelance editing, copywriting and playlist curation, enjoys writing his own satirical music blog – Spinal Bap – and is currently The Quietus’ resident psych-rock columnist.

  • Manchester, Music Journalism