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The AP.net Staff
Founder of Chorus, LLC; Founder and CEO of AbsolutePunk.net
As the founder and editor-in-chief of the site, Jason still handles most of the day-to-day operations around the website on the front and backend. That includes: news, reviews, exclusives, promotions, podcasts, sponsorships, and just about everything else.
Lueda has been a driving force in the AbsolutePunk community for the past 10 years, managing staff, community relations and special features. Her love for music is only surpassed by her love for cats.
Thomas has his hands in all portions of the site (posting news, writing album reviews, organizing features), but his main focus is on our big picture content pieces. Long form articles, sponsorships, and content planning is his specialty.
As senior editor Drew oversees most content posted on the website. He's in charge of posting news, watching over features on the site, writing album reviews, and being a jack of all trades.
Gregory is a senior album reviewer who enjoys writing about country, singer-songwriter, roots-rock, alt-country, indie-rock, and radio pop. He also writes show reviews (with the occasional interview) and acts as an editor for other writers.
Craig loves writing album reviews and he'll tackle just about any genre. He also helps oversee a lot of the backend that goes into keeping the review section thriving. And, of course, he also contributes legendary longer form articles and features to the site.
Blake writes album reviews (usually) within the pop-punk/punk/indie spectrum.
Jake focuses on reviewing mostly hip-hop, electronic, and metal music. He also is very active in the forums and helps with copy-editing our content.
Contributing Reviewer & Photog
Ryan contributes album and show reviews to the site. He focuses on pop, indie, hardcore, punk rock, and pop-punk. He's also one of our resident photographers and posts the occasional news item or band feature.
Ryan tackles album reviews within the hip-hop, pop, and dance genres. He also contributes to some longer form articles on the site and is a constant presence in our forums. Behind the scenes he helps keep our review section organized and updated while putting together larger features.
Sean is an album reviewer who loves post-rock, ambient, experimental rock, indie rock, indie pop, and a little post-hardcore. He also helps with interviews and copy-editing.
Steve writes album reviews and prefers indie and heavier music. He also helps with editing and does the occasional interview.
Kelly writes album reviews with a focus in indie, emo, pop-punk, hardcore, post-hardcore, and folk. She also contributes longer form articles to the website and runs band features on a regular basis.
Contributing Reviewer & Editor
Zac writes album reviews and enjoys emo, post-hardcore, pop-punk, indie, and basically all alternative music. He also helps keep our review section organized, posts some news, and helps run features and exclusives.
Caitlin focuses mostly on album reviews and has a passion for the punk genre.
Ryan writes album reviews.
Deborah helps oversee and set up all of our interviews and Q&A's on the website.
Jake helps conduct most of our interviews and Q&A's on the website. He also helps set up some features and chats on the website, as well as helping keep our interview section organized.
Contributing Interviewer & Film Reviewer
Jonathan contributes interviewers and film reviews to the website.
Alex dabbles in a little bit of everything, but focuses on contributing news and setting up exclusives and features on the website. He also writes live reviews, produces photo and video content, and writes the occasional album review or interview.
Keagan is one of our main news posters on the website. He handles news features, posts, exclusives, and making sure you're always updated on the latest happenings in the music world.
Joe posts news on the website within his favorite genres of pop, pop, a little more pop, and then some pop-punk. He also works on setting up features and exclusives.
Kyle helps keep our news up-to-date from across the pond. He also writes the occasional review, works on putting together features, and enjoys reviewing lives shows.
Contributing Editor & Senior Photog
Anthony takes photos and oversees our gallery and photographers. He also manages a variety of our features while editing, approving, and helping promote our user reviews.
Retired Staff Members