Lior Phillips

Lior Phillips is a South African music and culture journalist, and the host of This Must Be the Gig—a podcast dedicated to the stories behind some of the world’s biggest artists' passion for performance. She also writes about art, music, film, dance and more for international publications including GQ South Africa, Dazed and Confused Magazine, Billboard,, Rolling Stone, Pitchfork, NPR, The Guardian, and Variety. She is currently based in Chicago.