Why the increase of Backstreet Boys songs on all those serious radio stations? It has to do with a finished dissertation….
Music fans aren’t good listeners – just one of the arguments presented at Popular Music fandom & the Public Sphere.
What is it like, to be in a boy band for 20(some) years? ‘It’s manufactured, like Pinocchio, but even he turned into a real boy’ – we hear Nick Carter say in Show ‘m what your made of, the documentary that takes us along on a trip that shows how the Backstreet Boys turned into real boys.
Do you dream or doubt about a (future) career in academia? Then you only have to ask yourself
one question: Do you like writing?
A reflection on the Fan Studies Network Conference 2014, in London: what is the current status quo in fan research?
Advantages & disadvantages of working with speech recognition software for transcribing interviews.
Back in the day I loved this song by Atmosphere called ‘Trying to find a balance‘. The title might suggest it’s a spiritual quest of some sorts and you could interpret it like this. Yet, for me it’s kind of a reminder of what I’m trying to do everyday: hussle, and when it’s balanced I…