Miranda Sawyer is an English journalist and broadcaster. She moved to London in 1988 to begin a career as a journalist with the magazine Smash Hits. In the early 1990s she was contributing editor to Select magazine She wrote columns for Time Out (1993–96) and the Daily Mirror (2000–03), and was a frequent contributor to Mixmag and The Face during the 1990s. She is now a feature writer for The Observer and its radio critic. Her writing appears in GQ, Vogue and The Guardian.