Q&A with the Pitchfork editor-in-chief
December 03 2019
"The most trusted voice in music" confirmed for by:Larm 2020
Puja Patel has been the Editor-in-Chief of US based online music publication Pitchfork since October 2018. Since its foundation as an independent website in 1996, Pitchfork has grown to become a magazine that can make or break reputations. With its rating system, best-of lists and yearly roundups, it redefined music criticism for the internet age and it’s the one all artists want to be reviewed in.
by:Larm is excited to announce that Puja Patel will be joining us for a wide ranging conversation about the joys and challenges of editing Pitchfork. How do their famous two-digit review scores get decided? What are the challenges of running a magazine that has grown from a maverick voice to an institution with 240,000 readers per day? And how do you stay true to your reputation as ‘the most trusted voice in music’? Just some of the issues Puja Patel will be exploring with interviewer Rob Young.