Jon Aitken

Jon came to Rife magazine as a YouTuber and serial tweeter. Throughout his internship he frequently covered LGBT+ issues, live events and even got into an online argument with a high profile artist about their comments on whether young people belong in cultural places (they do).

He now works as a freelance video editor, content creator and workshop leader, getting young people to make their first ever vlogs.

Why aren't young people going to cultural places? Oh, this is why:

One half of the internationally famous Chapman brothers said something and Jon has a problem with it.
Arts/Culture / / Jon Aitken

This is an article about a bridge in Bristol (not the famous one)

Jon’s Bristol is under threat, or he’s just weirdly sentimental about a bridge: you decide.
Bristol / / Jon Aitken

XLR Festival 2014 - back with a bang

XLR Festival is back for 2014 and there’s loads of stuff on offer – for free.
Music / / Jon Aitken

We felt the VYBE, did you?

Rife went to VYBE this weekend and had an amazing time - some of us even managed to get in...
Bristol / / Jon Aitken

Can you tell if somebody is gay based on what they want in a relationship?

Our sexuality is part of our identity; it doesn't define us.
Social Issues / / Jon Aitken

Jacob Dunlop - Photographer

Turns out that tagging your stuff with #Bristol on the internet means you can actually get seen; Jon's found some...
Arts/Culture / / Jon Aitken

Bristol Pride - the Rife recap

Jon went to his first ever Pride last saturday here in Bristol, have a look at his experience below.
Social Issues / / Jon Aitken

The whole #RifeLaunch on Twitter

Last night we officially launched Rife magazine; we had everything from industry professionals, a Gif-booth and even a massive cake.
Fun Stuff/Lists / / Jon Aitken

20 Things Young People are Sick of Hearing

In celebration of our official launch [a magazine aimed at young people], Jon made a list of things the young...
Fun Stuff/Lists / / Jon Aitken

Jon visits: Arnos Vale Cemetery

This week Jon went to a cemetery.
Bristol / / Jon Aitken