Liking Indie Music Does Not Make You A Good Person

A recent Guardian article repeats the misperception that somehow indie music and its fans are more progressive and less sexist than other genres of music.

I am here to tell you, not so. Lived experience and whatnot.

Or, for the sake of a fun example in the empirical world, read this article about how there are more review writers named Mark than women at famed indie music review site Pitchfork. Or this one about the, ahem, “special” language that male Pitchfork reviewers use when discussing female artists.

Hipster Kitty Loves Pitchfork

Via Her $5 Radio.

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