Cailean McBride is a fiction writer and journalist living and working in Scotland. He’s currently studying for his Doctor of Fine Arts in Creative Writing at the University of Glasgow which aims to explore themes of identity, historicity and authenticity in representations of popular music from the 1970s to the present day.

He’s lived and worked as a journalist in Italy, Australia and many different parts of the UK and his work has appeared in numerous newspapers, magazines and journals. His areas of interest include art and literature, videogaming, current affairs and all aspects of popular culture.