Elliott Sharp is the RedBull.com/Music channel’s associate editor. His writing has also been published by Village Voice, Philadelphia City Paper, Philadelphia Inquirer, Philadelphia Magazine, Metro, Vice’s Noisey, Kindling Quarterly, MTV Hive, the Onion/A.V. Club, The Awl’s Billfold, Tiny Mix Tapes, Full-Stop, Flagpole Magazine, WXPN’s The Key, Smack, Cowbell Magazine, Foxy Digitalis, Magnet Magazine and Philadelphia Weekly.
He graduated from Virginia Commonwealth University with a bachelor’s degree in political science and philosophy, and from the University of Massachusetts, Amherst with a master’s degree in political theory. While working on a doctoral degree in philosophy at the University of South Carolina, he was a teaching assistant for one year, teaching Introduction to Philosophy and Ethics.
He dropped out to be a rock writer.
He lives in Philadelphia.