Boys Against Girls Against the Brisbane Street Press – part 2

You just have to wonder how much of ‘popular’ music’s ongoing canon is being written by a very narrow range of music reviewers.

 Everett True

the 20 most searched terms on Collapse Board (March 2011)

There must be a ton of pissed-off Korn fans out there

 Everett True

Sexism etc – a further update

Enough men have had a crack at writing about music for people to know that most of them are crap at doing it. I really don’t see what’s so radical about that view.


Boys Against Girls: the Brisbane Street Press, part 1

If a contributor was called something like Darren, Steve or Tim, I assumed they were male.

 Everett True

anyone else find this offensive?

I admit I do seem to be quite prickly these days but, surely?

 Everett True

10 Most Read Entries on Collapse Board, 01-07.02.11

Half of the DVD cover models weren’t even making sexy-face. They were making little-girl face. Eww?

 Jodi Biddle

Music and the construction of female identity – Brisbane’s street press

I was going to focus my article on examining the way language is used to present women in the street press. Until I encountered a problem. There are none!

 Everett True

sexism etc (excerpt from an email to the editor of Mess And Noise)

I do not think the way to solve problems is to make crap jokes about them