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Will Hodgkinson

chief rock and pop critic
Times (Of London)

Will Hodgkinson is a journalist and author based in London. He is the chief rock and pop critic for The Times newspaper and contributes to Mojo magazine also writing for The Guardian, The Independent and Vogue Hodgkinson presents the Sky Arts TV show Songbook, in which he interviews contemporary songwriters. His books, The Ballad Of Britain (2009), Guitar Man (2006) and Song Man (2007) are celebrated releases. In Guitar Man, Hodgkinson picked up the guitar for the first time aged 34 with the aim of playing a concert six months later. He received lessons and advice from Johnny Marr, former guitarist of The Smiths, Roger McGuinn of The Byrds, and PJ Harvey.

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Events featuring Will Hodgkinson

Events featuring Will Hodgkinson