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John Dingwall

Glasgow, Scotland, UK
Freelance Journalist — Freelance
Covers:  Music, Entertainment, Film, Television, Books, News, Features, Scotland, Showbiz

Music & Entertainment journalist interviewing world's top stars. RTS award-winner, books, travel, short & long sentences, oh... & Typos.

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John Dingwall has spent over 35 years interviewing many of the world's top music and entertainment stars.

Music editor and showbiz journalist for the Scottish Daily Record from 1995 - 2016, he currently contributes to Mail on Sunday, The Sun, The Times, Sun on Sunday, Daily Mail, Daily Express, E...

Have you ever used a typewriter?

Yes, I used a typewriter until Apple Macs came along and I used Tippex.

How is social media changing news?

When I started out everything was snail mail. No internet, no computers, no mobile phones. News took time. Social Media makes it instant.

Who's your favorite fictional journalist?

Henry Hackett played by Michael Keaton in The Paper.