Youtubes on club culture

Image: photostock / FreeDigitalPhotos.net Sit down, stand up (an unusual dance from DC10 club in Ibiza 2007) The Wunderkind DJs (child stars) … please email me if this page requires updating.

Youtubes on fandom

In 2007 the Chris Crocker phenomenon and its immediate cultural aftermath was a particularly interesting play on fan stereotypes: Chris Crocker on wikipedia (superfandom, gender) Chris Crocker’s ‘Leave Britney Alone’ rant (super-fandom, gender) Chris Crocker’s ‘Leave Briney Alone’ trance mix Continue Reading …

General scholars homepages

Chas Critcher (moral panics) Jeremy Gilbert (cultural theory) Christina Goulding (ethnography, consumerism, dance) Lawrence Grossberg (cultural studies, hegemony Matt Hills (fan cultures) Mark Jankovitch (cult fandom, film) Henry Jenkins (fandom) Angela McRobbie (cultural studies, gender) … please email me if Continue Reading …

Popular homepages and blogs

Image: renjith krishnan / FreeDigitalPhotos.net HOMEPAGESDave Haslam Nelson George Spencer Leigh Jon Savage Writers for Rock’s Back Pages. BLOGS The B-Side Greybike (A pop and politics blog) Guardian music blog Online Fandom New Music Strategies (online music distribution blog) Simon Continue Reading …

Recommended readings on fandom

Image: Photography by BJWOK / FreeDigitalPhotos.net Hills, M. (2002) Fan Cultures. London: Routledge Jenkins, H. (1992) Textual Poachers. London: Routledge Lewis, L. ed. (1993) The Adoring Audience. London: Routledge Peterson, R. (2000) Creating Country Music: Fabricating Authenticity. Chicago: University of Continue Reading …

Blogs

Image: Idea go / FreeDigitalPhotos.net Paul Carr (Zappa, rights) Andrew Goodwin Rupa Huq Henry Jenkins Mark Antony Neale Geoff Stahl Mark Sumera (music and violence bibliography) Tim Wall Also see…Interactive Culture (Birmingham-based scholars looking at changing media technologies) Interesting music Continue Reading …

Music scholars homepages

Apologies in advance for anyone who I have missed – email me for inclusion: Barbara Bradby Rob Bowman David Brackett Shelley Brunt Michael Bull Robert Burns Daniel Cavicchi Martin Cloonan Nicola Dibben Mark Duffett Jan Fairley Murray Forman Simon Frith Continue Reading …