Gordon Smart is a seasoned broadcaster, former journalist and Editor of The Scottish Sun. He is co-founder of Restless Natives, a music consultancy and talent agency.
He featured on three series of Xtra Factor, Channel 4’s Real Stories, The Face, Britain & Ireland’s Next Top Model and is a regular on This Morning.
In 2004, Gordon joined the world-famous Bizarre showbiz column at The Sun full-time before landing the gig as column editor in 2006. During his time there he was nominated for Showbiz Reporter of the Year at the British Press Awards six times – winning in 2012.
In 2011 he joined Global, presenting a weekly show on XFM, until 2013 when he became editor of The Scottish Sun.
2016 saw Gordon launch music consultancy Restless Natives. He returned to Global to present a weekly Sunday afternoon show on Radio X and has since taken over the Evening Show, Monday to Friday between 7-10pm. Smart on Sunday remains a firm part of the weekend schedule on Radio X.
Gordon is part of the hugely successful network of indie club nights, This Feeling, and hosts a quarterly YouTube show This Feeling TV – giving the next generation of festival headliners a chance to shine.