New gigs for ex-Voice columnists Michael Musto and Robert Sietsema

mustoMichael Musto, who was recently axed by the Village Voice, tells Page Six about his next chapter: “I’ll be doing a weekly interview feature for Gawker, covering all manner of celebs and viral sensations. I’m also doing a weekly column on called ‘Musto the Musical!’ It will span gossip, Broadway, movies, nightlife, everything. Also, I’ll do a column in Advocate magazine.”

Gawker editor John Cook tells Romenesko readers: “I reached out to Michael because he’s a fantastic voice who’d been hidden under a bushel for so long. Unsure on debut timing, but soon!”

UPDATE: Restaurant critic Robert Sietsema, who was shown the Voice door with Musto, has landed at He’ll be a regular contributor and columnist.

* Michael Musto gets Out, Gawker and Advocate gigs (
* The news gets 152 Likes and 55 comments on Musto’s Facebook page (
* Ex-Voice critic Robert Sietsema joins Eater (@eaterNY)