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Joe Geesin is a UK based freelance writer and researcher, raised in East Sussex and a long-time London resident. Joe currently resides in Worcestershire.
Working in Journalism and PR, Joe has over 25 years' experience in the music industry and 6 years in advertising and marketing. With a client list that already includes Universal, Sanctuary, Cherry Red and Republic Media, work has been published in Record Collector, New Scientist, Kerrang! and www.metaltalk.net.
With over 200 published interviews, key interviews include those with John Peel, Christopher Lee, Status Quo, Ian Gillan, Iron Maiden, Whitesnake, Black Sabbath, Thin Lizzy, Steppenwolf and Foghat. With over a dozen published interviews with Saxon, Joe has struck up a personal friendship with the band.
In addition, with over 3700 CD and live reviews and annotati0n and compilation of over 100 CDs, Joe’s passion and specialist knowledge is renowned.
Joe also founded and managed / edited official fanclubs for Cozy Powell, Nazareth and Paul Samson, striking up a close friendship with these artists, his PR work integral in the subsequent friendships and official websites.
To complement Joe’s work for Record Collector magazine and the Rare Record Price Guide, Joe has experience in discography research and is also a dealer in rare rock/metal vinyl, which includes foreign pressings. Just ask for a list of what is available.
Details of Joe's teaching experience and work in the FE and HE sectors, interests and qualification in science and Environmental Management, including work published in New Scientist magazine, can be found within his Résumé.