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Publications:
The Role of Participatory Media in Aesthetic Taste Formation: How do Amateurs Critique Musical Performances and Videos on Youtube.com?

This paper examines the role of participatory media in the formation of popular taste in mainstream society.

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Understanding the Operation and Values of Live Music Performances on Secondlife

The aims of this research are to explicate the ontology of live performance and presence, and to explore the nature of live musical performance in the context of secondlife.com.

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Understanding the Hegemonic Struggle between Mainstream Vs. Independent Forces: The Music Industry and Musicians in the Age of Social Media

The goal of this paper is to explain how social media environments have challenged and reshaped the intersection between mainstream forces and independent, grassroots activities.

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Raising Popularity through Social Media: A Case Study of the Tila Tequila Brand

This article examines how one attains popularity and fame on the internet, particularly using social networking sites such as MySpace, YouTube, Twitter as well as one’s personal website

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