Melissa Lesnie

A freelance music and travel journalist, based in Paris since 2013, Mélissa was previously co-editor of the Australian arts magazine Limelight and has been published in The Australian, The Guardian Australian edition,The West Australian, Australian Jewish News and the New York-based Atlas Obscura. She has interviewed musicians such as Philip Glass, Laurie Anderson and Tori Amos. By day she works for Radio France and translates texts from French to English; by night she sings in the jazz clubs of Paris’ 5th arrondissement.

Instagram: @throwingmyarmsaroundparis