Pseudonym for Richard Cabut. UK based musician and journalist, writer, poet. Had his own punk / post-punk fanzine 'Kick' (c1979/1980). Later worked as a music journalist for the NME amongst others. He played bass in positive punk band Brigandage. He went on to write for several newspapers and media organisations, including the Daily Telegraph, Artists & Illustrators Magazine, The Big Issue, The Guardian, Arts Council England, and the BBC. He also used the alias Richard North.