English musician, singer, producer and music journalist (born in Newcastle Upon Tyne, England in 1962). He has written for Mojo and Uncut. He has written books on Billie Holiday, The Beatles and Frank Sinatra and has assembled and annotated numerous CD compilations and reissues. He also uses the alias Kit Aitken.
Not to be confused with heavy metal / rock music journalist and editor Chris Ingham (Classic Rock, Metal Hammer / Dennis Publishing, Future Publsihing, TeamRock).