Artist: Kansas “Carry On Wayward Son” Stan’s Dad Stan and Kyle Audience: Stan’s Dad Stan, Kyle, etc. Friends Perception: Visual Aural/Visual Kinetic Mode: Telling Showing Interacting Interaction: Written song Performance Playing video game “ Real guitars are for old people.” - Cartman
How does adaptation keep the audience’s interest?
Adaptation’s formulaic appeal
The comfort of the familiar
The ritual of repetition
How do audiences differ for different media forms?
“ Hurt” was originally released on Nine Inch Nail’s The Downward Spiral Album .
In 2002, Johnny Cash covered “Hurt.” The video for Cash’s version of the song won best video at the Grammys and the Country Music Awards. It would be Cash’s final hit before his death on September 12 th , 2003.
An unauthorized parody of “Hurt” appeared on YouTube in March of 2007 featuring the artist “Sad Kermit.”