Industry Insights with writer, broadcaster and DJ Jen Long.

Jen worked extensively for the BBC presenting a new music show on BBC Radio 1 and their flagship festival coverage on BBC Three, as well as providing the voice for the now online channel. She has written for Clash, NME and The Line Of Best Fit amongst others and played festivals including Glastonbury and Reading. Jen was Music Editor at ticketing startup DICE, where she currently freelances alongside East Creative and her own Kissability imprint.

Jen was part of our SMILEfest 2017 panel on building a sustainable music career.
Read: SMILEfest 2017 getting in and getting on: building sustainable music career.

Video by BA (Hons) Popular Music Journalism student Matt Smith.