Internet Killed the Video Star:

Edmond, Maura. “Here We Go Again: Music Videos after YouTube.”Television & New Media Vol. 15(4) 305–320 (2014).

Griffin, Nancy. “Michael Jackson: The “Thriller Diaries”” Vanity Fair. Vanity Fiar. Web. 7 Dec. 2015.

The Swift Effect:

Rachel Platten: A Newly Minted Pop Star’s Fight to the Top.”Entertainment Weekly (2015). Web.

Buchanan, Rose. “Taylor Swift Becomes Youngest Ever Entry on Forbes Most Powerful Women List.” The Independent. Independent Digital News and Media, 27 May 2015. Web. 7 Dec. 2015.

The Fantasy of Festivity:

Lynch, Joe. “Check Out These Surprising Stats About U.S. Music Festivals | Billboard.” Billboard. Billboard, 22 Apr. 2015. Web. 7 Dec. 2015. <;

Flinn, Jenny, and Matt Frew. “Glastonbury: Managing the Mystification of Festivity.Leisure Studies (2014).

What Musicians are doing wrong with Social Media:

“5 Grassroots Ways to Create Collective Hype on Social Media – DIY Musician Blog.” DIY Musician Blog. 22 Dec. 2014. Web. 21 Oct. 2015.

“Are You Guilty? – 4 Ways Indie Musicians Are Killing Social Media – Cyber PR Music.” Cyber PR Music. 15 Aug. 2013. Web. 21 Oct. 2015.

Lally, Elaine. “Creative Interactions and Improvable Digital Objects in Cloud-based Musical Collaboration.” (2013). Print. (PAGE 2)

Coldplay’s unique use of social media with album Ghost Stories:

“Coldplay Hides Lyrics From New Album Inside Libraries in 9 Countries.” AdWeek. Web. 21 Oct. 2015.

“Coldplay Hide Lyrics to New Album Ghost Stories in Libraries | Gigwise.” Web. 21 Oct. 2015.

Tim Highfield , Stephen Harrington & Axel Bruns (2013) TWITTER AS A TECHNOLOGY FOR AUDIENCING AND FANDOM, Information, Communication & Society

What Happens When You Press:

“Social Media Is Revolutionizing the Music Industry – Brandwatch.” Brandwatch. 29 Aug. 2013. Web. 21 Oct. 2015.

Salo, Jari, Mikko Lankinen, and Matti Mäntymäki. “The Use of Social Media for Artist Marketing: Music Industry Perspectives and Consumer Motivations.” (2013). Print. (PAGE 28)