Arts & Culture Writer.
7th January 2020
Albums of 2020
13th April 2016
Talking Points: PJ Harvey's 'The Hope Six Demolition Project'
PJ Harvey continues her transformation into a sonic documentary maker on her ninth album.
7th January 2016
Things We'd Like To See Happen in 2016
My hope for 2016 is that time slows down and new music from Nicola Roberts.
5th January 2016
The Best Places to Discover New Music in 2016
Recognizing Twitter as a tool for discovering music in 2016.
No More Workhorse
8th December 2015
10 Albums of 2015
The albums that stole me away in 2015.
19th September 2015
ODOU Issue 4
Released in September 2015, I was Subeditor for the fourth issue of ODOU, a printed magazine exploring smell and perfume through creative writing, design and photography.
15th June 2015
The 405's Favourite Record Series
Feature on how Garbage's second record 'Version 2.0' became my touchstone album.
9th March 2015
Britney Spears: The Unsung Singles
Britney's hidden gems that are found beyond her singles.
19th January 2015
Artists We Want New Albums From in 2015
Here's hoping Nicola Roberts and Patrick Wolf will be back in 2015 with new records.
15th January 2015
The 405's Albums To Look Forward To This Quarter
Karin Park's 'Apocalypse Pop' is one to get ready for this Spring.
25th November 2014
Jaime Nanci: 'Toy' Talk
Frontman of Jaime Nanci And The Blueboys speaks exclusively to Polari about his debut album, 'Toy'.
30th July 2014
Celebrating 40 Years of Gay Switchboard Ireland
Gay Switchboard Ireland turns 40 this year. I talked to Tony Cooney about how the service has diversified to meet the needs of its users, and mental health in the LGBT community.
21st April 2014
Tori's Secret Treasures: A Tori Amos Retrospective
A retrospective of the Tori Amos' finest B-sides, rarities and cover versions.
1st January 2014
Unsung Records of 2013
As there are more new albums released each week than one person can listen to, I compiled a list of albums that I spent time with, made me think and inevitably loved.
7th February 2013
LGBT History Month 2013 | Song of the Day
To mark LGBT History Month 2013, Polari Magazine asked its contributors to recall a song that had an impact on their own stories.
11th December 2012
The Godfather Delusion
I question my own desire to become a godfather and what it means to take on this title today.
19th November 2012
Placebo: Is the Band Losing Its Effect?
I looked back at the Placebo's subversive career to date and ask if their latest music shows a loss of direction.