With a degree in English Literature, Katie has always loved writing and her nose in a book. An experienced writer, she has written articles for global music magazine fROOTS Magazine, Turning Point Magazine and local press including The Croydon Citizen. Links to Sample Articles can be found below.
Katie enjoys bringing out the best in her subjects, whether in interviews or reviews, so that the reader can quickly grasp what is of value and interest to them and enjoy a lively read.
Committed to broadcasting positive news about the arts, Katie has presented and been featured on local and international radio. Her poems have been published in two collections.
Katie is a regular contributor to this exciting quarterly international online digital, luxury lifestyle publication edited by Esther Austin providing content and inspiring information to motivate individuals at the turning point of their life. Our main message is of HOPE that you can turn your life around at any time in order to achieve the dreams you have always wanted to.
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Summer 2021: #BlackRoyalty - the message here is simply to encourage you to love and honour who you are. Take that leap of faith to dive into the opportunities that are around you. - Esther Austin
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Articles for fROOTS Magazine
fROOTS Magazine October 2017 - Click for PDF
Review of Sheila Chandra's Book Organising For Creatives
Within its welcomingly large-print pages, the romantic myth of the crazy artist is deconstructed and replaced with a comprehensive system for self-care - from streamlining shelving to organising last rites.
This review is quoted on Sheila Chandra's website.
fROOTS Magazine July 2016
Review of London Lucumi Choir Album, Lullaby for Naila
'The album is a cocoon of cradlesong, which whilst woven from threads far and wide, remains always close, warm and intimate.'
fROOTS Magazine June 2015 - Click for PDF
Feature about Tobias Kaye and Sounding Bowls
'When a uniquely hand crafted instrument enters a clinical setting such as hospital it stands out'
fROOTS Magazine - Oct 2014 - Click for PDF
Feature about composer, singer and performance creator Helen Chadwick
'By touching people lightly, through the beauty and power of song, Helen's work demonstrates the difference music can make and the truths it can illuminate.'
fROOTS Magazine - Dec 2013 - Click for PDF
Feature on The Spooky Men's Chorale
'The ability of the Spooky Men to be inclusive of those around them, to validate the 'inner spook' in everyone and give them permission to both express and laugh at themselves seems to be at the core of their magic.'
fROOTS Magazine - June 2013
Do it Yourself! - Richard Lewis
Contributor to article about DIY Music:
"Katie Rose is self-employed and thinks that, when it comes to making a living, DIY artists get out of it what they put in"