Critical Support 08/15/2022

In June, Critical Support columnist Adlan Jackson discussed the resurrection of the live concert review through party reporting. In this column, he lays out how critics can go about getting access to the works they seek to engage with. Here’s Adlan’s beginner’s guide to getting around.

by | August 15, 2022

HOW TO GET ACCESS AS A FREELANCE CRITIC When I was pitching my first album reviews to Pitchfork, where I’m now a contributor, I asked for an advance copy of an album from a label, not knowing the etiquette for such a request. The label rep shot back a brief email requesting previous work I […]

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