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Who Actually Listens to Nicki Minaj?

Noisey‘s Josh Haddow’s heart unintentionally melted a little bit at a recent Nicki Minaj concert, when he realized his undying affection for the American rapper. The resident musicologist routinely conducts anthropological field studies with music fans to cast a portrait of each subculture. He found Skrillex fans to be mildly inarticulate while One Direction fans were pretty defensive. […]

Posted on October 29, 2012 at 11:16 am


What kind of fans listen to One Direction?

Let’s face it. One Direction fans are extremely passionate. Dubbing themselves Directioners and screaming at just the sound of 1D’s music, this fandom has even led trainee musicologist Josh Haddow to study what kind of person listens to a group of young men who sing incredibly catchy tunes. And based on his research, it appears […]

Posted on October 7, 2012 at 10:36 am

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Who actually listens to Skrillex?

If you were to take an anthropological look at Skrillex fans, you’d probably note their unique garb (undercuts, neon facepaint and the occasional exposed breast) and their behaviour (ripping the shirts off at chubba chubba and swinging it at boom boom). That’s precisely what Josh Haddow, trainee musicologist does. More precisely, he studies music fans […]

Posted on September 12, 2012 at 9:50 am