Press/Interviews

A limited collection of featured articles, press, interviews, and guest blogs:

Regular Columns:
Simon Tam on Huffington Post

Exclusive Profiles and Interviews with Simon Tam on The Slants/Matal v. Tam:
Al-Jazeera
BBC World Review with Dan Damon (audio only)
CBS This Morning
CBC – q
CNN
Fox News
HBO/Vice News Tonight
Los Angeles Times
(front page story)
MSNBC
New York Times (front page story)
New York Times (my Op-Ed)
NBC Nightly News with Lester Holt
NPR – All Things Considered
NPR – Code Switch
NPR -Morning Edition
NPR -On The Media
NPR – Planet Money
Oregon Humanities Magazine (my essay, winner of 2016 America’s Best Essays)
Pitchfork
Rolling Stone
TIME Magazine
USA Today
(front page story)
Wall Street Journal (front page story)
Washington Post (front page story)

Profiles on Business and Marketing:
American Express Business OPEN: How 6 College Dropouts Scored Real-World Success
Backstage Creative: What the 2012 Nielsen Social Media Report Means for Music Marketing
Blue Global Media: The Walking Dead Marketing Guide to Killing it in 2013
Business Advantage, Vol 2, Issue 10: Traditional Marketing: Is There Still a Place?
CBS News/Money Watch: Weird Ways People Found Jobs
Entrepreneur on Fire: The Great Business Experiment: Kickstarter
Examiner: National Book Month Interview with Musician and Author Simon Tam
Fusion Music Marketing: How to be a Social Media Rockstar
Go Get Funding: Nonprofit Fundraising Ideas from Simon Tam
Holly’s Advice for B2C: Interview with Simon Tam, Organic Marketing
Horns Up Rocks: 4 Social Media Tips for Musicians of Any Caliber
Huffington Post Travel: Which American Cities Have the Worst Drivers?
Inspire Me Today: Profile of Simon Tam
I Still Over Heard: Learn How to Maximize Your Social Media Profile with Simon Tam
Kayla Calloway: 5 Questions with Marketer & Musician Simon Tam
MailerMailer: Email Marketing Trends: What You Can Expect in 2013
Match.com: Communicating Romantically with Music
Online Business Degree: Follow the Business Leader: @SimontheTam
Online MBA: Why Get an MBA? Business Professionals Answer in 140 Characters (or Less)
Rescue a CEO: What is the Future of Marketing? Entrepreneurs Explain Future Marketing Trends
Social Media Strand: 19 Social Media Time Saver Tips
Song Facts: Middle Class Musicians
TED (featured discussion): Is Reappropriation an Effective Method of Social Change?
The Jazz Lawyer: What Does it Take to Break an Artist?
Top Blogged: Personal Branding for Bloggers
Travel & Leisure: [Cities with] America’s Worst Drivers
US News & World Report: Graduate Schools’ Political Leanings Concern Some Students
US News & World Report: Crowd Funding Tips for College Students
US News & World Report: 4 Questions to Ask During Student Loan Counseling
US News & World Report (Money): How to Land an Interview Using Social Media
Wall Street Journal/Smart Money: Will Volunteering Give Job-Seekers an Edge?
Wall Street Journal: Should You Take that Job Offer?
Work in Entertainment: Entertainment Industry Top 10 
Venture Harbour: 30 Pieces of Advance from Music Industry Entrepreneurs

Other Articles/Mentions:
American Express Business OPEN: Does Guerilla Marketing Still Work?
American Express Business OPEN: How to Use Social Media for Customer Service
Asian American Press: Operation Gratitude: The Slants bring APIA Rock to Sarajevo
Billboard: Rock Band The Slants Wins First Amendment Appeal
Empty Easel: 7 Tips for Viral Art Marketing on Facebook
Entreprenette Gazette: How to Build Fans on Facebook
Huffington Post: 62 Twitter Tips – in 140 Characters or Less
Huffington Post: 7 Ways to Improve Your Email Open Rates
Hypebot/MTT: Making Fans in Unexpected Places
Hypebot/MTT: How to be a Social Media Rock Star
Hypebot/MTT: The Best Social Media Site
Inc. Magazine: 22 Hidden Features to Help You Get More Out of Twitter
JD Supra: THE SLANTS Trademark Registration Application
MailerMailer: Email Marketing in 2012: What the Experts Are Saying
Marketing XLerator: The Best Social Media Platforms for B2B
Media Bistro: The Best Thing I Did for My Resume
Music 3.0: Social Media Listening Tools
Music Bud UK: How to Develop a Hardcore Fanbase
Music Marketing World: Are You Doing These 6 Things?
Portland Tribune: The Slants try again to get a trademark
The Oregonian: What’s in a name?
Spinner.com/AOL Music: The Slants Fight Claims of Anti-Asian Racism to Trademark Their Name
Urbn Guerrilla: Branding and Target Audience, Success for The Slants

Guest Blogs/Articles:
8Asians: Slanted Process
Audio Korner: Why Buying Followers is a Bad Idea
Inspire Me Today: Inspiration in 500 Words or Less
KBOO Radio/APA Compass: My Angry APA Minute
Marylhurst University: The Death of the Telephone
Multnomah County Library: Raised by Librarians
Music News Nashville: How to Use Internet Trends to Market Your Brand
NBC Opinion: At SCOTUS, The Slants Are Fighting for More Than a Name
Oregonian Opinion: A New Slant on Racism
The Century Foundation: The Community College Experience
YomYomf: A Slanted View
YomYomf: How Appropriate is Re-Appropriation?