Bio: PhD candidate in the UCLA Department of Musicology and the Digital Humanities Graduate Certificate Program. Research interests and performance activities include hip-hop, electronic dance music, video games, sound, interface, and design. Former web editor and social media manager for the International Association for the Study of Popular Music. Technical editor for Echo: a music-centered journal and Ethnomusicology Review. Performed as a DJ, drummer, and electronic musician for various experimental music acts from Boston to Los Angeles.