Pete Paphides started his career in music journalism at Melody Maker before going on to write for Time Out, the Guardian, Mojo, Q, Observer Music Monthly and The Times, where he spent five years as their Chief Rock Critic. He has made several music documentaries for BBC Radio 4, including 'Lost Albums', 'Follow-Up Albums' and the New York Festival Gold Radio Award-winning 'The Songs of Molly Drake'. He has been a regular contributor to BBC Four music documentaries and he also made a pilot for BBC 6 Music show Vinyl Revival which was later commissioned for two series. Since 2015, he has hosted a weekly music show for Soho Radio. He is married to the writer and journalist Caitlin Moran. Broken Greek is his first book.