Meet Trevor McFedries
Each week, we check in with a different member of Thingtesting's community to ask what brands they've spotted, what they're testing, and take a peek into their recent reviews.
This week's feature is Trevor Black. He's the founder of Brud Inc. and the creative mastermind behind @LilMiquela. Trevor is also the founder of Friends with Benefits, a decentralized autonomous organization (DAO) that connects Web-3 creators, while also selling its own crypto currency ($FWB). Read on to discover the brands he's recently spotted and everything else in his current rotation.
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MegaFood. Inflammation is no fun for anybody, thats why I religiously take the megafood extra strength Turmeric.
Mom’s Munchies. This is it. The greatest cookie.
Babybel. I’ve been living in Paris and I eat these things constantly. I guess they’re all over the US as well but I only learned about them this year. Sometimes I sneak snacks into the opera and the parisians give me dirty looks, but when I am munching on a babybel i get daps from the locals.
I’m allergic to nostalgia, especially supposed innovators using it as a design crutch. I’d like to see us make new things, at the very least improve on the things that exist. That’s probably the the throughline of all of it. Trying to do new things.
The NBA season, my birthday, thanksgiving, and the fed pivoting.
I’ve been making a lot of music again, and listening to a ton of gabber and hardcore (techno.) I played a set at FWB Fest of a lot of the stuff I’ve been listening to and making and it went over so well that I’m hoping and praying we get a little hardcore revival.
Chris Black and I go too far back. He’s always finding a way to highlight things for me to love and we usually hate the same things so that’s rewarding too.