Amy Freeborn
Amy Freeborn is a journalist and website editor with a keen interest in photography.

She has experience in newspaper reporting, magazine writing, blogging and digital media management. She has written daily and weekly columns on entertainment and lifestyle, acted as a UK correspondent to Australian media on music and culture, and had her words and pictures published by CNN, Yahoo, The Independent, Vice, Q magazine, and many others.

She is a lover of music, alt- and pop-culture, and wears a lot of amethyst.

Entries by Amy Freeborn

Good Work Australia, but Must Try Harder

(0) Comments | Posted 13 February 2013 | (12:18)

Scrolling through Twitter on my phone on the way to work yesterday morning, I came across a tweet from Australian Prime Minister Julia Gillard.

Had I been reading it on my old journey to work, or reading the full story in my old local newspaper, I might not have stopped...

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The Cult of Clutch - Live Review

(16) Comments | Posted 25 January 2013 | (12:02)

It is testament to the cult status of southern American rockers, Clutch, that before I had even heard about their London gig, they had already sold out the originally-scheduled venue, been upgraded to a larger one, and sold that out too.

So the fact that I was able...

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On the Road Unfurled Before Me

(0) Comments | Posted 10 October 2012 | (22:14)

I've read the book, I've read the books about the book, I've seen the movie adaptation, and now I have had the pleasure of seeing the holiest of holies of the Beat Generation - the original manuscript of Jack Kerouac's novel, On The Road.

Written over a period of three...

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I've Locked my Love to an East London Fence

(1) Comments | Posted 19 September 2012 | (21:11)

I am a sucker for romance, and that, combined with my ever-willingness to take part in a good art project (that doesn't require too much of my limited artistic talent), made me a perfect candidate to add my padlock to the budding Shoreditch love lock fence.

As soon as...

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