Freelance features writer & journalist.
areas of interest: music, tech, society, investigations, youth & fringe subcultures
bylines: dazed, the face, huck, vice, mixmag, dj mag, crack, etc
Jack Ramage is a freelance journalist and features writer based in London, England. He graduated with distinction in MA Multimedia Journalism at Newcastle University.
He is a freelance contributor for DJ Mag, Mixmag, DAZED, CRACK and The Face. He is also a columnist for SCREENSHOT.
As of December 2022, he has started working shifts as a freelance digital news writer for DJ Mag.
During 2022, he worked shifts as a journalist at Euronews, covering technology and culture. He also worked freelance shifts for Woo, a gen-z wellbeing and culture platform backed by ITV.
In 2021 he worked as an editorial assistant and staff writer for SCREENSHOT, which was shortlisted as Editorial Team of the Year at The Drum Awards.
Chiiild for Notion 93
From writing and producing for the likes of Usher and J-Lo to travelling the world on tour, Chiiild breaks down his journey so far for the cover of Notion 93.
Vietnam's Equation festival: the cave rave celebrating East & South-East Asia's underground club communities
Since 2017, Equation Festival has provided a unique and invaluable platform for talent across the region. Situated in Mai Châu, a se
A decade of the UK's hardcore punk scene – In photos
“DJs are surprised when they visit”: Why Newcastle’s DIY clubbing scene is thriving
I Asked ChatGPT to Control My Life for 24 Hours
But I’m keen to take it one step further: What if, instead
DJ Mag's top albums of 2022
Can Ibiza survive by building a sustainable future?
How is the cost-of-living crisis hitting UK nightlife?
Her views are echoed by club owners across the country. As the cost-of-living crisis bites, expenses across the board are skyrocketing. While the media has pointed its lens on t
Kappa Futur 2022: The Turin festival bounces back better than ever
#SeshTok: How harm reduction creators are promoting drug safety
Love or loathe them, drugs are an undeniable part of youth culture: 15 per cent of all 18 to 24-year-olds in England and Wales report that they have dabbled with drugs. In spite of this, successive governments’ ‘war on drugs’ policies have created a society that stigmatises drug use and shut down vital conversations about harm reduction in the process. But, according to Drug Wise, this approach is like
Inside the world's first living musical instrument
Hwang makes music from living, breathing microorganisms – taking sounds from live yeast and transforming the samples into atmospheric, eerie ambient tracks.
“I had an issue with the institutional bureaucracy of science – the way scientific research had become more about capital and less about curiosity,” Hwang told Euronews Culture.
Meet the man who has dedicated his life to baked beans
It’s the fuel that’s propelled him to stardom. It’s his identity, his brand—from KFC to Burger King, you name it and over the five years of his YouTube career, he’s
Play what you love: SABRINA is the new gen drum ‘n’ bass DJ dealing in old skool sounds
What’s interesting is that when I discovered drum ‘n’ bass, I didn't even realise what it was. I moved [to London] from Bali and there’s literally no drum ‘n’ bass out there. When I moved here, I was taken to free parties and spent some time in raves, and realised I really liked the music. Someone told me it was drum ‘n’ bass and recommended me a playlist, some mixes, and which artists I should listen to. It went from there really.
Can you tell me mor
Pulling Plastic: why indoor bouldering is booming
The sport, which made its first Olympic debut in 2021, is providing a much-need community for old and young climbers alike. Is it the Free Solo effect, the film starring professional rock climber Alex Honnold, or the nail bit
The zine documenting fox hunt sabotage in Northern England
FASHION & BRANDED EDITORIAL
THE NORTH FACE: Kam-BU Notion Digital Cover
PMFW: Drake and Kendrick Lamar producer Boi-1da talks SS23 collabs and self-care
CALVIN KLEIN: ‘Murals of Pride’ celebrates defining moments in the queer and trans journey
PMFW: Nahmias: kicking back with the guy behind skate-inspired QR-coded fits
DOC MARTENS: Dr Martens’ creative director Darren McKoy on staying fresh and finding balance
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The Drum Awards: Editorial Team of The Year (Shortlist)
University of Leeds: Foundation Award
MA Multimedia Journalism – Newcastle University
BSc Psychology (Music Psychology) – University of Leeds