Mark Ellen

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The cover of the final edition of Q magazine

It seems a strange comparison to make, but in its initial incarnation at least, Q magazine was as much a product of its era as Oz and the Internationa(...)

Q is the latest outlet in the media and publishing industry to be hit by the pandemic. Illustration: Q Magazine

British music magazine Q is folding after 34 years in business as the coronavirus epidemic accelerated a downturn in the media sector, forcing the pub(...)

Revolutionary approach: Mark Ellen, writer and editor. Photograph: Virginia Turbett/Redferns
The man who sold the Word
  • Music
  • May 10, 2014, 01:00

Certain incidents may cause one to reconsider one’s career as a rock journalist. Having one’s head banged repeatedly against a wall by Elvis Costello’(...)