English musician and writer originally from Middlesbrough. He relocated to London in 1985 where he co-founded the magazine House Of Dolls for which he did wrote and did design work. As a musician, Love is a guitarist and singer, including session work as a bassist. He resettled in Australia in the mid-1990s where he formed the group Pound System. He also did remix work for a number of artists, sometimes referred to as The Rev. Jim love. Since 2018 he has been a member of Australian group Backyard Brew.