Gloria Brancatisano is the Music Editor for Melbourne weekly street press Beat Magazine. After her rock-star dreams went up in smoke at the age of nine, she set her sights on the world of music journalism. As a freelance writer for the last ten years, Gloria has written for publications and websites including Beat, Tonedeaf, Fasterlouder and Music Feeds. Originally joining Beat as an intern, she has risen through the ranks, first as the mag’s Sub-Editor and now as Music Editor. Since 2014 she’s also volunteered at SYN, hosting and producing a number of shows as well as sitting in the Music Director chair for 2016.