Since 2016 Bianca Ludewig is prae doc university assistant at the department for European ethnology of Vienna University. Since 2015 she is teaching Popular Music and Cultural Studies at Humboldt University Berlin. Since 2012 she is a Ph.D. candidate at the University of Innsbruck. Ludewig studied philosophy and cultural anthropology at the University of Hamburg and continued her studies at Humboldt University – institute for European ethnology. She is a member of the International Association for the Study of Popular Music (IASPM D-A-CH), the Research Group Popular Music at Humboldt University (FGPM), several free radio stations in Austria and Germany, female:pressure – an international network of female* artists and activists related to club culture. Previous to her academic studies she has been working as a freelance music journalist, DJ, DIY festival curator and radio activist.