Patrick Stoops joined Scene as a music intern in October 2013. He recently graduated from Cleveland State University with a B.A. in Music Composition. Patrick is strongly committed to promoting local musicians and artists. Alongside music articles, he also enjoys writing offbeat pop-culture humor pieces. Outside of writing, he is an active composer in the Cleveland music scene; writing electronic music under the alias p.stoops and composing for local theatre companies like Cleveland Public Theatre.