Marcus Teague is a Melbourne writer, editor and musician whose work has appeared in The Guardian, Rolling Stone, The Age, SMH, Broadsheet, Swampland, The Big Issue and more. Marcus co-founded influential Australian music magazine Mess+Noise in the early ‘00s, was the longtime Music Editor of Fairfax’s TheVine.com.au, and in 2021 co-hosted the Mushroom podcast, Hit Different.
He’s also curated playlists for Apple Music, been a regular guest speaker and moderator at conferences and on radio, has written band bios for half the Australian music industry and is the in-house Studio editor at Broadsheet. Metallica once paid him to tour with them and write about it. Marcus has also written and released six albums in the bands Single Twin, Near Myth, Deloris, and new project, Sole Trader.