Talking About Pop

How do we communicate our thoughts and feelings on pop music? What is mainstream pop music’s cultural position and in what ways is that related to gender? On Episode 16 of Pop Unmuted, Scott Interrante and Kurt Trowbridge are joined by fellow pop music podcasters Ellen Mayer and Charlie Harding to talk about talking about pop.

Be sure to also check out Pitch and Switched on Pop.

People in this episode:

Charlie Harding

Charlie Harding is a co-host of the Switched on Pop podcast.

Ellen Mayer

Ellen Mayer is a producer of the Pitch podcast.

Scott Interrante

Scott Interrante holds a Master’s degree in Musicology from CUNY Hunter College focusing on contemporary pop music and masculinity. He hosts Pop Unmuted and K-Pop Unmuted

Kurt Trowbridge

Kurt Trowbridge is a web developer and freelance contributor to He is the founder of and the host of the Crowncast.

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