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Now updated for CSW15. New words, if any, and new inflections of existing words, are shown in red.


concertgoer one who frequently attends concerts.
discoer one who goes to discos.
folkie a lover of folk music, a folk musician.
folky folklike (noun) an enthusiast of folk music
funkster a performer or fan of funk music.
grunger a fan of grunge music.
hipster a person who knows and appreciates up-to-date jazz.
hipsterism the state of being a hipster, a person who knows and appreciates up-to-date jazz.
melomaniac an abnormally dedicated musical fan.
metalhead a fan of heavy metal music.
operagoer one who attends the opera.
operagoing attending the opera.
pogoer one who uses a pogo stick.
popette a young female fan of pop music.
savoyard a devotee of Gilbert and Sullivan operas.