INSPIRATIONAL VIDEO

Last week a friend asked me to be an inspirational speaker for a junior high school in San Francisco. I was so down, but wasn’t sure if I’d be here or in Austin for SxSW.

SxSW came and I wasn’t there. I feel like attending things like SxSW needs to happen organically … and that wasn’t the case for me this year. However … I wasn’t super disappointed, based on having this epic opportunity to speak about design to a bunch of crazy kids.

HOW TO REMOVE MALWARE

article by: Stefan Aronsen

Has google blocked your website? Have you seen other weird problems crop up? If so, your domain might be infected with a virus, spyware, or other malware.

Before we begin I will assume that you have no idea what Malware is… Wikipedia defines malware as: “a software used or created by attackers to disrupt computer operation, gather sensitive information, or gain access to private computer systems. Malware includes computer viruses, worms, spyware, adware, trojan horses and other malicious programs.”

TOURING ADVICE FOR BANDS

Video and Interview by: Stefan – SF Intercom

When you’re on tour you suddenly realize how much you value sleeping in a bed, eating food at home… and having the ability to take a shower every day if you so choose. I quickly discovered the pleasures of a baby wipe shower, a gas station sink for brushing my teeth and variety within a fast food menu.

MUSIC FOR ANIMALS’ ADVICE FOR BANDS

Video and Interview by: Stefan – SF Intercom

Everybody keeps saying MFA this, MFA that, MFA, MFA… so now MFA here and now.

What are 5 survival tips you’d give a new band?
1. Write good songs.
2. Make sure you tour.
3. Make sure you sweat.
4. Moderate your drug and alcohol intake.
5. Get your merch in order.
5b. Collect emails.
5c. Maintain connections/relationships
5d. Your merch is your brand. (persona)

TRANSFER’S ADVICE FOR BANDS

Video and Interview by: Stefan – SF Intercom

Long Live Logos say’s the best band in San Diego is Transfer, Transfer and Transfer.

Do you have any advice about being in a band?
Don’t do too many drugs the first night of tour.

Do you have any success stories?
Purchasing baby wipes… works!

LONG LIVE LOGOS’ ADVICE FOR BANDS

Video and Interview by: Stefan – SF Intercom

SF Intercom cares about San Diego too. Thus… Long Live Logos on Survival.

Do you have any advice for bands touring from SD to SF?
Make friends with SF bands, then book your shows with them.

Has your band made any mistakes?
Put oil in your van… and save up for gas money!

BUTTERFLY BONES’ ADVICE FOR BANDS

Video and Interview by: Stefan – SF Intercom

Mentioned as one of Julie Schuchard from Tricycle Records favorite bands, I bring you Austin from Butterfly Bones.

Do you have a any horror stories about what bands shouldn’t do?
Don’t try to find any shrimp costumes. Oh and don’t make 1,200 cds on your first go!

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INSPIRATIONAL VIDEO

Last week a friend asked me to be an inspirational speaker for a junior high school in San Francisco. I was so down, but wasn't sure if I'd be here or in Austin for SxSW. SxSW came and I wasn't there. I feel like attending things like SxSW needs to happen organically ... and that wasn't the case for me this year. However ... I wasn't super disappointed, based on having this epic opportunity to speak about design to a bunch of crazy kids.
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How to remove malware

HOW TO REMOVE MALWARE

article by: Stefan Aronsen Has google blocked your website? Have you seen other weird problems crop up? If so, your domain might be infected with a virus, spyware, or other malware. Before we begin I will assume that you have no idea what Malware is... Wikipedia defines malware as: "a software used or created by attackers to disrupt computer operation, gather sensitive information, or gain access to private computer systems. Malware includes computer viruses, worms, spyware, adware, trojan horses and other malicious programs."
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TOURING ADVICE FOR BANDS

Video and Interview by: Stefan – SF Intercom When you’re on tour you suddenly realize how much you value sleeping in a bed, eating food at home… and having the ability to take a shower every day if you so choose. I quickly discovered the pleasures of a baby wipe shower, a gas station sink for brushing my teeth and variety within a fast food menu.
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