Alyana Vera is a Massachusetts native and writer with a focus on music journalism. Her work has appeared in print and online at publications like The Fordham Observer, CITY A.M.AdHoc, and The Family Reviews. She recently graduated from Fordham University, where she double-majored in Political Science and English. Alyana was the Spring 2020 editorial intern at AdHoc, where she regularly contributed news pieces, artist Q&As, and more. In addition to writing, Alyana has a background in social media management and marketing. She currently works as the Social Media Assistant for the Politics, Groups, and Identities journal. Alyana is also a contributor at Ampled, where she works on artist outreach.

Alyana writes short at the show, a music newsletter on Substack. Subscribe here.

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