Michelle Hyun Kim is a writer, editor, and curator based in Brooklyn.
Kim’s reporting and criticism been published by New York Magazine, GQ Japan, Rolling Stone, NPR Music, Teen Vogue, and other outlets. Before they went freelance in 2021, they were a staff writer at Pitchfork and editor at Them. They won a 2022 NLGJA Award for their long-form profile of Japanese Breakfast’s Michelle Zauner in Them. They are now a contributor to the agency Third Bridge Creative, where they research and analyze trends in music and digital culture.
speaking & appearances
What “My Love Mine All Mine” Means for Mitski | How Music Charts
Latest Cover Story
Anna Cathcart Steps Into Her Own Spotlight in XO, Kitty | Teen Vogue
Latest Editing Project
The 100 Greatest Songs in the History of Korean Pop Music | Rolling Stone