Joker Controversy Hits a Social and Cultural Crescendo.

The Joker Movie opens this weekend set to make a possible $150 million opening. The opening comes with a carnival filled with social and cultural controversy. KOP breaks it down.

‘Joker,’ Gun Violence and Warner Bros.: Inside the Tricky Marketing of a Modern Supervillain and Todd Phillips discusses Why Depiction of Realistic Violence in ‘Joker’ Is ‘Very Responsible’. Plus:

Connie Werner Reichert

KOP interviews multi-talented multimedia actress, host and writer Connie Werner Reichert. Connie is a former Radio/TV Newscaster and Radio Personality turned lifestyle blogger “The Badass Writer.”

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Joker Movie Mayhem: Incel Violence at Joker Screenings?

Controversy swirls around the upcoming screenings of the Warner Bros. film Joker, starring Joaquin Phoenix.

TV Long View: Five Years of Network Ratings Declines in Context. Yet another season of linear ratings declines scheduled for the broadcast networks. 

Gary Vaynerchuk is Uncomfortably Bullish On Audio, says, ” go wherever the consumers are no matter how they are consuming the audio. “

Billboard and Hollywood Reporter owner Valence Media  makes some changes. First, Billboard gets a big paywall over most of their content. Plus, Editorial Staff Cuts At Spin, Stereogum, Vibe.

Concert Crowdfunding As A New Way to Fund Shows – Is It Viable?

WarnerMedia Inclusion Report Shows Workforce Gender Parity, Room for Improvement Elsewhere.

After Music Modernization passes, the Next Copyright Fight becomes the Recording Academy Turning Its Focus to Radio Royalties.

Connie Werner Reichert

KOP interviews multi-talented multimedia actress, host and writer Connie Werner Reichert. Connie is a former Radio/TV Newscaster and Radio Personality turned lifestyle blogger “The Badass Writer.”

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