Rhian Jones

Journalist at Music Business Worldwide / HITS

London, UK

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Rhian Jones
 

Rhian Jones is a freelance music business journalist based in London. Her career started as an apprentice to education journalist Janet Murray, before joining music industry trade title Music Week as staff writer. Over the course of three years she rose the ranks to news editor and left with a solid understanding of the inside goings on of the music industry. After leaving to go freelance in 2015, Jones is now contributing editor at online industry news start-up Music Business Worldwide, where she helps compile the daily newsletter, writes stories, features and conducts interviews. She also writes about the UK music business for US title HITS as London Correspondent. Other titles she's written for include the Guardian, Independent on Sunday, Billboard, Music Ally, Company and Sunday Telegraph.

 
I joined Music Biz Besties because I’d love to grow my network of females in the music business so I’m aware of the women doing interesting things that are worth championing (have you noticed how male dominated trade press stories are?). On a personal level, it would be great to have more women to draw inspiration from and find solidarity with.