Tuesday, May 31, 2016

bio

Peter Berkowitz is an arts/entertainment/culture reporter, critic, essayist, columnist and editor.

Since 2004, he has written, edited, created and/or managed stories about music, drag, comedy, theater, movies, TV, radio, journalism, books, visual art, food and drinks for Lucky Peach, Thrillist, Spin, Bejeezus, Story, Kentucky Monthly, Louisville Magazine, The Louisville Courier-Journal, Insider Louisville, LEO Weekly, The Voice-Tribune, and private clients.
Here are some tweets. Link in here.

He has written cover stories on Louisville Mayor Greg Fischer, Food Network chef Damaris Phillips, local restaurants, the local DJ scene, public radio, My Morning Jacket, Bonnie 'Prince' Billy, Coliseum, Rodan and Slint.

He has also profiled everyone from Joan Rivers, Rick Moranis, "Weird Al" Yankovic, Patricia Arquette and Jerry Bruckheimer to the Arcade Fire, Black Sabbath, The Del McCoury Band, Insane Clown Posse, The Meters, Kacey Musgraves, The Soweto Gospel Choir, and several members of the "RuPaul's Drag Race" family (and many more characters).

He earned a Bachelor of Arts degree in English, with a concentration in writing, from Indiana University. He lives in the Schnitzelburg neighborhood of Louisville, Kentucky, USA.