Marcus J. Moore

Marcus J. Moore is a music journalist, senior editor and pop culture commentator, whose coverage of jazz, soul and hip-hop can be found in TIME, The New York Times, The Nation, and Entertainment Weekly, among other outlets. “The Butterfly Effect,” his biography of Pulitzer Prize-winning rapper Kendrick Lamar, was commissioned by Atria Books (an imprint of Simon & Schuster) and published in 2020 to widespread acclaim. He’s created nationally syndicated playlists for Google, and curated editorial content for Sonos and Red Bull Radio. Moore is also a founding member of Bandcamp Daily, the editorial platform of the noted online music discovery service.