As stan culture thrives, the internet is rich with insightful spaces of fan discussion – reddit, Twitter or even dedicated Facebook groups can help you piece together a solid analysis of a current event. Just be accurate with your referencing, and where possible, ask permission from the original poster if you are to quote them in your piece. Put your detective hat on and get stuck into some old-school investigative journalism.
Sometimes, it’s just the latter, which is totally fine – some people make whole careers out of excellent single thoughts, and a particularly patient editor might be willing to help you flesh your idea out. Similarly, did something happen that night that didn’t on the rest of the tour? Setlist.FM can be helpful here, but also make use of your phone for notes – it’s much easier than squinting in the dark with a notepad and pen. If it’s … Read More