FLOOD Magazine spans the diverse cultural landscape of music, film, television, art, travel, and everything in between. Between its covers—which have been graced by Neil Young, Iggy Pop, Vic Mensa, H.E.R., Run the Jewels, M.I.A., Jeff Bridges, chef Roy Choi, and John C. Reilly’s Dr. Steve Brule, among others—and on its website, FLOOD brings often overlooked culture and entertainment to the forefront. In a noisy world, we highlight the best and most intriguing players in pop culture through engaging media, intelligent op-eds, and thought-provoking interviews and features. In collaboration with top entertainers and creative thinkers, FLOOD engages the conversation while continuing to champion what inspires us.

FLOOD also produces annual events in various cities across the U.S., from FLOODfest Austin during SXSW—which has featured artists as varied as Dungeon Family, Spoon, Vince Staples, White Denim, Peaches, and Run the Jewels—to FLOODfest events in Chicago and Las Vegas.

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Contributors

Publisher/Founder

Alan Sartirana

 

 

Co-Publisher + Editorial Director

Randy Bookasta

Senior Editor

Mike LeSuer

Preeminent scholar of potty humor in the cinema of Michel Gondry.


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News Writer

Margaret Farrell

New Nic Cage fan trying to get better at organizing emails.

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Writer

A.D. Amorosi

East Coast–based journalist and radio host/producer with a wife, a Pharaoh Hound, and a predilection for fine clothing and good wine.

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Soren Baker

Wrote History of Gangster Rap and co-wrote Gucci Mane Guide to Greatness. His work also appears on YouTube via Unique Access Ent.


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Carrie Courogen

New York-based writer on a quest to introduce all her friends to Elaine May’s Ishtar (current count: 7).

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Connor Duffey

Brooklyn-based bicoastal boy. Sensitive techno fan.

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Max Freedman

“An incredible person with an incredibly bad internet connection” — the band Knot

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Tim Gagnon

Yet another LA-based writer that covers music your parents have never heard of. Once fist-bumped David Hasselhoff, though.

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Juan Gutierrez

Writer/photographer covering indie rock & hip-hop. When not writing, he reads Alan Watts or rewatches The Happening to feel OK about the meaningless void called existence.


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Mike Hilleary

Writer based out of DC. When he isn’t completely exhausted being a dad he’s listening to podcasts about music, reading books about music, & listening to music.

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Josh Hurst

Introverted humanist. Father of three young dudes. Word wrangler and record reviewer since 2000.

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Jack Irvin

Writer and pop music enthusiast based in New York. Probably digging through the cheap bins of a record store for Missy Elliott singles.

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Anya Jaremko-Greenwold

Literally the only person in the world with this tiring first & last name combo.

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Kyle Lemmon

Digital scribe based out of San Diego (Escondido for the locals). He’s a girl dad, SNES gamer, brand marketer, and loves old TV anthologies and liner notes.


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Lizzie Logan

Writer and comedian in New York City. You can find more of her work at LizzieLogan.com, and follow her on IG at @Lizzzzzielogan.


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Writer/Photographer

Joshua Mellin

Chicago-based contributor to CNN and The New York Times, his work has been featured everywhere from major-label album covers to Super Bowl ads.


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Lily Moayeri

Freelance journalist since 1992, educator since 2004, podcaster since 2020, living in constant fear that her curly hair will revert to being straight.


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Mischa Pearlman

Moved to New York from London in 2012. Writes about music both in the USA and the UK and is (slowly) working on his first novel.

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Lydia Pudzianowski

Six foot tall and East Coast bred.

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Scott T. Sterling

Made in Detroit and militant about it.

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Contributing Editor

Laura Studarus

LA-based travel writer with bylines at BBC, Daily Beast, and Shondaland. Sometimes she can go several hours without a cup of tea.

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Alex Swhear

Part time writer, full time dog petter/music nerd. Hasn’t trusted anyone since the sixth season of LOST.

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