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Iain Shedden

Music Editor at The Australian

Iain Shedden is music writer and critic for The Australian and The Weekend Australian newspapers. Since taking on that role in 1998 he has interviewed some of the biggest names in popular music and writes profiles, commentary, news, features, reviews and a weekly column.

Ian is also an experienced commentator and brings his expertise to industry conferences as a speaker, panelist, and interviewer. Iain spent many years as a professional drummer, most successfully with Australian rock band The Saints. His first book, “Hey You in the Black T-Shirt”, an autobiography co-written with promoter Michael Chugg, was published by Pan MacMillan in 2010.