Pop Unmuted Podcast: Feminism in 2014’s Pop Music

On Episode 7 of Pop Unmuted, we talk about women in pop music in 2014, covering Beyonce, Taylor Swift, and some of our personal favorite moments.

Pop Unmuted is a podcast dedicated to the in-depth discussion of pop music from varying critical and academic perspectives. For the final episode of Pop Unmuted in 2014, Scott Interrante and Kurt Trowbridge are joined by PhD Music Theory student Taylor Myers and Music Theory Master’s student Aurora Montgomery to talk about women in pop in 2014. We talk Beyonce, Taylor Swift, and some of our own personal favorite moments of women in pop.

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Scott Interrante is a contributing writer to PopMatters and a Master’s student in Musicology at CUNY Hunter College.

Kurt Trowbridge is a music blogger, web developer and designer.

Taylor Myers is currently pursuing her PhD in Music Theory at Rutgers University.

Aurora Montgomery is currently pursuing her Master’s degree in Music Theory at CUNY Hunter College.

Splash Image: Beyonce at the 2014 MTV VMAs.