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Big Ideas - Full program podcast

ABC Radio National

Society & Culture, History

Big Ideas brings you the best of talks, forums, debates, and festivals held in Australia and around the world, casting light on the major social, cultural, scientific and political issues

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The Culture and Business of Contemporary Music.

November 9th, 2015

Episode 256 of 559 episodes

To mark Australian Music Month, Big Ideas talks to a panel of industry experts about the inroads local artists are making internationally. And music critic, Jessica Hopper, talks about the sexism and misogyny she believes is endemic to the music industry. She has received an avalanche of stories from women in the music scene about how they’ve harassed, abused, and marginalised. Recorded at the Big Sound music conference in Brisbane.

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