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Chris May

Chris May is editor of the British style and culture magazine Jocks&Nerds.

About Me

Chris May is editor of the British style and culture magazine Jocks&Nerds. He was previously editor of Black Music & Jazz Review magazine. Between times he worked for producer Bill Laswell. He is the author of several books including African All-Stars: The Pop Music Of A Continent (Quartet Books), and edited Vibes From The Scribes (Pluto Press), a collection of verse by the Last Poets. Recent liner note assignments include Partisan (UK), World Circuit (UK), Cuneiform (US) and Knitting Factory (US), for whom he has written track commentaries for every release in the label's ongoing Complete Works of Fela Kuti programme. He has written on and off for AllAboutJazz since 2004.