I was reared in Panama City, FL, and lived in Nashville, Atlanta, Malibu, Atlanta, and Nashville before moving to Brooklyn in 2014. 

In March 2016, I started working in the newsroom of New York Times. Prior to the Times I worked on Vogue's research team, and, in December 2015, I finished a Master's in Journalism at NYU. My editorial work has been featured in The AtlanticNew York ObserverInterviewPasteNashville SceneMAGNET, Consequence of Sound, Relevant and elsewhere.

From 1996 - 2005, I wrote and toured in one punk, one hardcore, and one Dischord-indebted instrumental band. I've since released two quiet instrumental records and one surf music collection. Sometimes I DJ

Michael A. Muller took the homepage photo. He's really very good at music too.