The Heather McCoy Show

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Air date: 
Thu, 07/25/2019 - 10:00am to 11:00am

Heather talks to John Vilanova and Kyle Cassidy authors of the study: I'm Not the Drummer's Girlfriend, published in the June 2019 edition of Journal of Popular Music Studies.  I'm Not the Drummer's Girlfriend takes a look into the world of the touring bands' "Merch Girl," the gender dynamics of the position and the assumptions made by music professionals as well as fans on her place within the hierarchy in the music industry.