OTHER WRITING EXPERIENCE, Contributor, March 2016–present, Contributor, March 2016–present

Next Magazine,, Editor, May 2013–March 2016

Essential Homme,, Features Editor, July 2010–August 2014, Contributor, September 2011–May 2013

Next Magazine,, Contributor, February 2007–May 2013

Edge,, Contributor, May 2009–April 2011

New York Press, “Flavor of the Week” Contributor, September 2009

HX Magazine, Editor, September 2007–April 2009

Useless Magazine, Contributor, September 2006–August 2008

Préférances Magazine,, “Sex in Town” Columnist, August 2005–March 2008

Cybersocket Magazine, Music Writer, October 2006–November 2007

See Jack Shop,, “Style Jack” Blogger, December 2006–February 2007

Volovision, Listings Editor, April 2005–December 2006

The Village Voice,, Listings Intern, February 2005–December 2005


John D. Russell is a writer and editor based in New York City. The former editor-in-chief of Next Magazine, his writing has appeared in The Village Voice, The New York Press, Essential Homme,, and PREF Magazine. You can reach him at john.russell2 (at)

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