Max Freedman is a culture writer and editor with bylines in FLOOD Magazine, MTV News, The A.V. Club, Bandcamp Daily, Paste Magazine, Billboard, FACT Magazine, INTO (RIP), Vinyl Me Please, Under the Radar Magazine, and more. He’s also the managing editor of the Nordic music- and festival-focused blog Nordic Spotlight, and his complete archive of posts for the website can be found here.

Max’s work focuses on, among other topics: LGBTQ+ and QTPOC artists who break outdated gender, sexuality, and race norms; the impacts of queer art and media on global discourse; ongoing changes to longstanding electronic, pop, and rock music forms; and more.

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