Yasmine Shemesh is a freelance journalist with a music and pop culture beat. Based in Vancouver, she studied at Simon Fraser University where she earned a Bachelor of Arts in English Literature. She has previously held positions as the CITY Editor and Arts Correspondent at BeatRoute Magazine, for both print and digital versions. She has written for Billboard, NYLON, Observer, Recording Academy, FLARE, Exclaim!, enRoute, MONTECRISTO, and other publications.
Portrait by Sara Baar