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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Best albums of the year

Jon Garelick’s best jazz albums of 2018

By , Globe Staff

Releases from Noah Preminger, Adam O’Farrill, Cecile McLorin Salvant, and more highlight the year in jazz.

Opinion | Jon Garelick

The inside-baseball explanation of Donald Trump

By Jon Garelick ,

An examination of how ranked-choice voting could correct “a badly designed voting system,” with an assist from Bill James.

Opinion | Jon Garelick

A divided country and other myths from the 2016 election hangover

By Jon Garelick , Globe Staff

Myths about that election continue to haunt pundits and liberals who feel guilty about not listening to “the Trump voter.”

When Nellie McKay gets an idea, who knows what might happen?

By Jon Garelick , Globe Staff

The 36-year-old singer, songwriter, actor, and activist — who comes to City Winery on Nov. 1 — has rarely been contained by easy categories.