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Molly Sheridan

New York, NY      

Molly Sheridan is a writer, editor, and producer specializing in classical and experimental music, with a focus on multimedia content designed for the web. A winner of ASCAP’s Deems Taylor Award for music journalism, she is the director of content for New Music USA and co-editor of its magazine NewMusicBox.

She hosted Carnegie Hall’s Sound Insights podcast series and her writing has appeared in publications such as TimeOut, The Washington Post, Serious Eats, and on her ArtsJournal blog Mind the Gap. Prior to joining the media staff, Sheridan worked for the American Symphony Orchestra League, where she was associate editor of Symphony magazine and the League’s webmaster. She attended the Honors Tutorial College at Ohio University, earning a bachelor’s in journalism with a specialization in violin performance and French in 1999.

Words After Music: NewMusicBox Stories from the Archive

Since the beginning, it’s been very important to us that NewMusicBox let’s music makers speak for themselves, and they have told us some unforgettable anecdotes. We’ve loved being able to share those experiences with you online. Here are a few highlights.

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Headlines June 20 2018 | By Molly Sheridan
Exclusive Trailer: Milford Graves Documentary “Full Mantis”

Jake Meginsky’s "Full Mantis," the first-ever feature film about Milford Graves, is set to open nationally this July, and to celebrate the filmmaker has shared this exclusive new trailer with...

Headlines April 18 2018 | By Molly Sheridan
INDEXED: What we’re reading when we read about Lamar’s Pulitzer Win

Ever since Pulitzer Prize Administrator Dana Canedy announced Kendrick Lamar's win in the music category on Monday, news outlets and social media have been alight with hot takes and existential...

Headlines April 16 2018 | By Molly Sheridan
Kendrick Lamar Awarded 2018 Pulitzer Prize for DAMN.

Congratulations to Kendrick Lamar, winner of the 2018 Pulitzer Prize for Music for his album DAMN.

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