Tim Ferriss is a self-experimenter and bestselling author, best known for The 4-Hour Workweek, which has been translated into 40+ languages. Newsweek calls him "the world's best human guinea pig," and The New York Times calls him "a cross between Jack Welch and a Buddhist monk." In this show, he deconstructs world-class performers from eclectic areas (investing, chess, pro sports, etc.), digging deep to find the tools, tactics, and tricks that listeners can use.
February 23rd, 2015
Episode 63 of 417 episodes
Justin Boretais afounding member ofThe Glitch Mob. Their music has been featured in movies like Sin City II, Edge of Tomorrow, Captain America, andSpiderman. In this episode, we discuss The Glitch Mob'spathfromunknown band to playing sold-out 90,000-person (!) arenas.We delveinto war stories, and Justin plays usnever-before-heard"drafts"of blockbustertracks to show creative process. Even if you have zero interest in music,Justin discusses habits and strategies that can be applied to nearly anything. Meditation? Morning routines? We cover it all. The Glitch Mob's last album,Love Death Immortality, debuted on the Billboard charts at #1 Electronic Album, #1 Indie Label, and #4 Overall Digital Album. This is particularly impressive becauseThe Glitch Mob isanartist-ownedgroup. It's a true start-up. This podcast is brought to you byMizzen + Main.Mizzen + Mainmakes the only "dress" shirts I now travel with -- fancy enough forimportant dinners but made from athletic,sweat-wicking material. No more ironing, no more steaming, no more hassle.Click here forthe exact shirtsI wear most often. Order one of their dress shirtsthis weekand get a Henley shirt (around $60 retail)for free. Justadd the two you like heretothe cart, then use code "TIM" at checkout. This episode is also brought to you by99Designs, the world's largest marketplace of graphic designers. Did you know I used 99Designs torapid prototype the coverforThe 4-Hour Body?Here are some of the impressive results. ALL SHOW NOTES AND LINKS:www.fourhourworkweek.com/podcast