Corinna Burford

Location New York

Freelance Music Journalist

Journalist Writer
3 Projects

Work History

Marketing Copywriter, North America
Soho House & Co
Oct 2018 - Present
Greater New York City Area
Freelance Music and Pop-Culture Writer
Jan 2010 - Present
Over the past few years I have provided editorial content for U.S. and Australian online publications including Noisey and Thump Australia, Beyond Race Magazine, Off The Record, Addicted to Noise, Paste, and Vulture.
Marketing Content Coordinator (Sales Dept)
May 2014 - May 2016
As a Content Coordinator, I was responsible for writing and editing all marketing content for the SXSW Sales Department and SXstyle (SXSW Interactive’s fashion-technology track), including: blogs, print marketing materials, email campaigns, SXSW program guides, and SXSWorld Magazine. I created and maintained webpages on for SXSW Sales and SXstyle, and worked with clients to develop and publish branded social media and blogs, focusing on their official presence at SXSW. I also managed media partner trade relationships with alt-weeklies around the country.
SXSWfm Music Coordinator
May 2014 - May 2016
Austin, Texas Area
As a programmer and producer for SXSWfm, SXSW's official radio station, I selected and scheduled music to play on-air; produced, edited and programmed a selection of weekly specialty shows, using Adobe Audition; interviewed artists and speakers to produce original on-air features, and managed the SXSWfm music library – ... See more
Production, Admin, and Content Assistant
Nov 2011 - May 2014
Austin, Texas Area
In this role, I was responsible for a wide range of writing, production, and administrative tasks, including: • Writing and producing all web content for the SXSW Sales department. • Collecting and screening ads for SXSW Program Guides and SXSWorld. ... See more
Editorial Intern
Beyond Race Magazine
Greater New York City Area
Contributed to print and online editorial features, music reviews and social media
Sales Associate
American Apparel
Oct 2008 - Feb 2009
Montreal, Canada Area


Master of Science - MS
Columbia University in the City of New York
2016 - 2017
Bachelor of Arts (BA)
University of Melbourne
2007 - 2011