ABOUT US

News, reviews, and interviews about everything happening in the Canberra music, theatre and arts scene. Why? Because Canberra rocks and it's about time your mum knew about it.

MEET THE JESTERS

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Arne Sjostedt

Editor

Arne has been a freelance feature writer, critic and theatre practitioner for over 20 years. With feature stories and reviews in The Canberra Times and most major Fairfax websites, under the mentorship and guidance of people like Arts Editor Diana Streak, he has interviewed a range of entertainment industry heavyweights.

 

Here are some of them:

 

Bam Margera

Nicolas Hammond

Neil Armfield 

Emmylou Harris 

Seeker Lover Keeper

Wolfmother 

Grinspoon

Linsay McDougall

Rodriguez

Ray Lawler

KD Lang

Flume

Mumford and Sons

The Presets

Jeff Lang

Troy Cassa-Dailey

Boy and Bear

Robyn Nevin

Archie Roach

Joe Elliot

Henry Rollins

Jimeoin

Adam Hills

The Amity Affliction

Tim Rogers

Tim Finn

Guy Sebastian

Katie Noonan

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Erin Cross

Jornalist

Erin is a local journalist and blogger with a passion for supporting the arts in Canberra. While completing her university degree she interned with The Canberra Times and contentgroup. She has interviewed a range of people in her short career and looks forward to telling more stories.

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John Lombard

Reviewer

John Lombard is a science writer, playwright, actor, and journalist. He hosts Canberra’s competitive pun slam, Capital Punishment.

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BECOME A JESTER (SUBMIT)

Want to be involved with an exciting team of creative gonzos? We are keen to hear from you.

 

We want reviewers, feature writers, and photographers.

 

Send us a pitch or a sample of your work to editor@rockcityjester.com

 

Do we pay?

Sorry, we can't pay contributors just yet (but hope to in the future). What we can offer is a chance to see great local shows and a platform to share your experience of them, particularly for reviewers and photographers. Our editor is also happy to help develop new talent. So, if you've got skills but are short on experience, get in touch.

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