Liv Siddall

How to make a monthly music magazine for a 40-year-old record store

TYPO Berlin 2017 Wanderlust | Saturday, 27 May | 3:00 pm | Hall | English

In this presentation I’ll be sharing with everyone what it’s like to work in Rough Trade: a record store in east London, and explain how I make a 64-page monthly music magazine for a treasured, 40-year-old company. I’ll also talk about how I solely commission Rough Trade staff members, or musicians, artists and bands so as to be different from other music publications, and retain the DIY, spirit of Rough Trade.

Liv Siddall

Liv Siddall

Editor (London)

Liv Siddall is the Editor of one of the UK’s most loved music institutions, Rough Trade. Working from their Rough Trade East record store, Liv edits their monthly print magazine and curates and records their podcasts and radio shows. Prior to working for Rough Trade, Liv spent four years at…

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