Loaded founder named Editor in Chief of FourFourTwo
James Brown, the founder of iconic lads’ magazine Loaded, has been appointed editor in chief of FourFourTwo.
The monthly football magazine, which is published by Northampton-based Future, first launched in September 1994 and had a circulation of almost 45,000 in December 2018. Brown, who grew up in Leeds, tweeted he had “come out of magazine retirement” to take on the role.
He has had a long, varied and distinguished career in media, having also been editor in chief of British GQ, founder of Sabotage Times, a radio presenter on TalkSport and author of the book Above Head Height: A Five-A-Side Life.