Melissa is a student at the Australian Institute of Music with a passion for music and writing. She has a BA in Professional and Creative Writing and Literature and creates latte art for ingrates to make ends meet while studying. She also loves to travel however Barista-ing doesn’t pay enough to indulge this interest often.
Posts contributed to by Melissa Barendsen
Interview of Alanna Eileen by Melissa Barendsen // Meet up-and-comer Alanna Eileen, whose Celtic-folk sounds have got us totally enchanted! She chats to music intern Melissa Barendsen about her spellbinding single, Knowledge.Read More
Interview of Tush Singh by Melissa Barendsen // Ramona music intern Melissa Barendsen chats to The Winter Gypsy’s lead vocalist, Tush Singh about bandmate quirks, tour tales and their dreamy new single, Bojke.Read More
Writing by Melissa Barendsen // Pop/punk outfit, Terra have released their debut EP, ‘Wasted Days’; a five-track record, three years in the making. The Melbourne rockers chat to Melissa Barendsen about making music, surviving road rage, and smashing guitars.Read More