Research

Here are some things I’ve published. Many more are in preparation or in press. In 2020, I committed to all new publications being open access (no paywalls).

Books

How Music Empowers: Listening to Modern Rap and Metal (Routledge, 2021)

Journal Articles

🔓 Saturation Season: Inclusivity, Queerness, and Esthetics in the New Media Practices of Brockhampton (with Kai Arne Hansen), Popular Music and Society, Special Issue on Music, Digitalization and Democracy, 44, no. 5 (2021).

Breaking down the breakdown in twenty-first-century metal, Metal Music Studies, 5, no. 3 (2019).

Edited chapters

Empowerment in rap music listening ft. Kendrick Lamar’s ‘Backstreet Freestyle, in On Popular Music and Its Unruly Entanglements, edited by Nick Braae and Kai Arne Hansen (Palgrave Macmillan, 2019).

Listening to virtual space in recorded popular music, in Proceedings of the 12th Art of Record Production Conference: Mono: Stereo: Multi, edited by Jan-Olof Gullö and others. (Royal College of Music & Art of Record Production, 2019).

Book reviews

🔓 Posthuman Rap, by Justin Adams Burton, for Popular Music, 38, no. 1 (2019).

🔓 Over and Over: Exploring Repetition in Popular Music, by Olivier Julien and Christophe Levaux, Analitica, 11 (2018).