Where in the world is Andrew Dubber?

One of the problems with having lots of things to blog about is having no time at all in which to blog them. It’s been an incredibly busy time, and I’ve been moving around a lot… Graz I’m actually writing this in an airport in Munich, on my way...

Budapest for work

Sometimes the cool and interesting things that my colleagues do at work spill over and I get some of the benefits. As a result, I was in Budapest last week for the European project that Paul Long & Jez Collins run out of our research office. It’s about...

Pining for the fjords

I’m in Stavanger, Norway. It’s Nordic Music Week and I was invited to come out and talk at a seminar on a panel about local music scenes. Stavanger is interesting when it comes to that sort of thing. It seems to be a really musical town, despite a...

So… how old are you now, Dubber?

Today is my birthday. This time 8 years ago to the day, I was leaving Auckland airport with my family. We were heading to the UK to live and we had no idea what was waiting for us when we got there. As it happens, I’m making that same journey today — and...

Meet my new workmates

Meet Professors Davi Nakano and Eduardo Vicente – colleagues at the University of São Paulo, specialising in music business, music radio, independent music culture, music online and music industries innovation. All going well, these guys are about to become my...

The day I had been looking forward to…

Having a dreadful time in Brazil as you can probably tell. People keep giving me nice things to eat, taking me to interesting places, and getting very excited about my research. It’s a terrible ordeal… ;) But as it’s Saturday today, it was time to go...