Multiplatform editor

Jon Garelick

Jon Garelick is a multiplatform editor for the Globe opinion pages and a member of the Editorial Board. He joined the Globe in March 2015. A graduate of Boston University, he was previously arts editor of the Boston Phoenix, where he worked for 22 years, until its closing in March 2013. He is the winner of two ASCAP Deems Taylor Awards for his writing about music, and an award from the New England Press Association for news reporting.

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Music Review

At Newport Jazz Festival, highlights were all over the map, and that’s a good thing

By , Globe Staff

From the old guard to performers making their festival debuts, it was hard to go wrong at the venerable event on Saturday.

With just her voice and a cello, Helen Gillet has created a new vocabulary

By , Globe Staff

The core of her work is solo performance with live looping, layering cello parts and vocal lines.

Music Review

At the Wilbur, sterling songcraft from Nick Lowe

By , Globe Staff

The show was more about songs than it was about rocking out — think of this esteemed Englishman as more Buddy Holly than Jerry Lee Lewis.

music review

At the Orpheum, Mott the Hoople turns back time, all the way to ’74

By , Globe Staff

Frontman Ian Hunter, approaching his 80th birthday, led the band through a 105-minute set, singing every song and even shouting out a few high-note climaxes.