James Gaunt

James is a writer and illustrator from Melbourne, Australia.

He is the founder of the music fanzine The Shadow Knows, and author of the book Making Psyence Fiction on the early careers of James Lavelle and DJ Shadow.

James’ writing has appeared in Rhythms Magazine, The Riff, DJ Shadow Reconstructed, and AJazz.

Starting in 2021 he led The Record, a project with Wikimedia Australia which aims to see more Australian music content on Wikipedia.


Contact: e-mail / Instagram / Twitter

Writing: List of Published Work / The Shadow Knows

Animation @ Foxteeth Press: Website / YouTube / Instagram

Illustration & Art: Tumblr