Publishing credits include The New York Times, Slate, Bookforum.com, Seattle Weekly, The New York Press and Stereogum. My projects have been covered by The New York Times, Newsweek, Australian Financial Review, El Mundo, Q with Jian Ghomeshi, Billboard, Salon, N+1, VICE, The Village Voice, and the Sydney Sunday Herald.
Freeloading: How Our Insatiable Appetite For Free Content Is Starving Creativity, was published in 2012 by OR Books (US/Canada) and later by Scribe Publications (Australia/New Zealand), Scribe UK (United Kingdom) and Ediciones Quinto 20 (Spain and Latin America).
Along with Marc Ribot, organized and MC'd the Artists’ Pay For Radio Play Rally and Concert at Le Poisson Rouge in NYC on Feb 25th, 2014. Performers, speakers and participants included David Byrne, Rosanne Cash, Jason Moran, Mike Mills, John McCrea and Tift Merritt among others.
As a professional voice actor, narrated over sixty audiobooks in genres including sci-fi, nonfiction and romance.
Founded The Wake, an award-winning student magazine at the University of Minnesota.
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