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Christopher Russell | Elance
 
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Christopher Russell

Published writer specialising in humour and music.
   United Kingdom
  |   London, England
  |  9:18 pm Local Time

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I am a freelance writer specialising in humour and music-related articles.

My background in music comes from ten years as a professional musician, touring all over the world, performing at venues such as Wembley Stadium and O2 Arena and documenting it along the way in blogs, tour diaries and novels.

I have been a published article writer since 2007, and currently hold the post of Humour Writer for the Chandlers Ford directory, which syndicates my monthly articles to publications across the UK and Ireland. I have had album reviews and...

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Portfolio

Example article from the humour column I write for the Chandlers Ford Directory.
http://content.yudu.com/Library/A1rqzo/TN22/resources/content/26.swf
Provided copy for a half-page article in The Guardian newspaper. Advertorial for...
Example article written for the Roland UK home pianos blog.
Example food review from my work for national gastronomy publication The Food &...
http://www.foodanddrinkguides.co.uk/west-london/saigon-saigon/restaurant/10521
Website copy written for online business.

Skills (6)

Tested
Content Writing
Creative Writing
English
English Spelling
Microsoft Word
Online Writing

Employment

Stacey Cole
Blogger & Curator of Social Media
2013 - Present
Providing daily blog posts for the "I Love One Direction" music fan club and the fashion blog FashionWithLove.com. Curating weekly social media for various websites across the medical, fashion,...
Lyric Status
News Writer
2013 - Present
Providing daily news posts for music website.
Best Man's Best Man
Article Writer
2012 - Present
Providing weekly content for Stag Do and wedding-related advice website.
The Food & Drink Guide
Restaurant reviewer
2011 - Present
Food Writer for multiple editions of the nationally distributed gastronomy publication The Food & Drink Guide.
Chandlers Ford Directory
Humour Writer
2010 - Present
Principle Humour Writer at the Chandler Ford Directory. Monthly column is syndicated to magazines across the UK and Ireland.
Roland UK
Blog Writer
2012 - 2012
Blog Writer for Roland UK. Involves writing blogs for this global instrument retailer based on internet research, providing advice to those interesting in buying home pianos.
Staywimi
Copy Writer
2012 - 2012
Copy Writer for online start-up Staywimi. Duties included creating and editing web copy, proofreading company documents, branding consultancy and general blogging.
State Magazine
Music Writer
2007 - 2009
Music Writer at Irish music magazine State, providing album reviews and general feature articles.

Education

Bristol University
English & Drama
1999 - 2002

Keywords

copywriting
humour
music
food
travel
editing
proofreading
entertainment
reviews
arts
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