The Common Rule

Danny De La Cruz

The Common Rule is a study and commentary about the creative process using your humble narrator’s everyday experiences.

Conversations with other artists and creators will be included.

All Episodes

Let’s catch up a little and talk about communication for the compensation, G.A.S., starting new projects, and moving forward with remote podcasts. www.TheCommonRule.com instagram.com/thecommonrule twitter.com/RestlessSamurai Live.TheCommonRule.com (for live stream and podcast videos) Music: instagram.com/JuanMinutoMusic Support: instagram.com/PHXFilmRevival The Common Rule Podcast ©2020 Danny De La Cruz

Aug 16

47 min

Episode #55 Happy Fourth of July! What can we learn from Cheech and Chong on this Independence Day to apply to our creative process? www.TheCommonRule.com instagram.com/thecommonrule twitter.com/RestlessSamurai Live.TheCommonRule.com (for live stream and podcast videos) Music: instagram.com/JuanMinutoMusic Support: instagram.com/PHXFilmRevival The Common Rule Podcast ©2020 Danny De La Cruz

Jul 5

31 min

What can we learn from the Maya and Olmecs to apply to our creative process during these times? www.TheCommonRule.com instagram.com/thecommonrule twitter.com/RestlessSamurai Live.TheCommonRule.com (for live stream and podcast videos) Music: instagram.com/JuanMinutoMusic Support: instagram.com/PHXFilmRevival The Common Rule Podcast ©2020 Danny De La Cruz

Jun 23

47 min

What are our responsibilities as artists during these times? www.TheCommonRule.com instagram.com/thecommonrule twitter.com/RestlessSamurai Live.TheCommonRule.com (for live stream and podcast videos) Music: instagram.com/JuanMinutoMusic Support: instagram.com/PHXFilmRevival The Common Rule Podcast ©2020 Danny De La Cruz

Jun 1

23 min

What can we learn about the creative process from models starting an OnlyFans page?   www.TheCommonRule.com instagram.com/thecommonrule twitter.com/RestlessSamurai Live.TheCommonRule.com (for live stream and podcast videos) Music: instagram.com/JuanMinutoMusic Support: instagram.com/PHXFilmRevival The Common Rule Podcast ©2020 Danny De La Cruz

May 31

54 min

Flying solo with some random thoughts about the creative process and dealing with all this free time. For whom does this podcast toll? It tolls for thee! www.TheCommonRule.com instagram.com/thecommonrule twitter.com/RestlessSamurai Live.TheCommonRule.com (for live stream and podcast videos) Music: instagram.com/JuanMinutoMusic Support: instagram.com/PHXFilmRevival   The Common Rule Podcast ©2020 Danny De La Cruz

Mar 31

57 min

Conversation with photographer Noemí Alejándra instagram.com/noemipossible noemipossible.com She will have an art show March 13 at Art detour 32. Please follow the link for more information: artdetour.com   www.TheCommonRule.com instagram.com/thecommonrule twitter.com/RestlessSamurai Live.TheCommonRule.com (for live stream and podcast videos) Music: instagram.com/JuanMinutoMusic Support: instagram.com/PHXFilmRevival   The Common Rule Podcast 2020 Danny De La Cruz

Feb 9

46 min

Conversation with illustrator Martin Pinedo instagram.com/pine_do martinpinedo.com   www.TheCommonRule.com instagram.com/thecommonrule twitter.com/RestlessSamurai Live.TheCommonRule.com (for live stream and podcast videos) Music: instagram.com/JuanMinutoMusic Support: instagram.com/PHXFilmRevival   The Common Rule Podcast 2020 Danny De La Cruz

Feb 6

121 min

Conversation with drummer Joel Knight instagram.com/knightdrums instagram.com/luaunoise instagram.com/deckermusic   www.TheCommonRule.com instagram.com/thecommonrule twitter.com/RestlessSamurai Live.TheCommonRule.com (for live stream and podcast videos) Music: instagram.com/JuanMinutoMusic Support: instagram.com/PHXFilmRevival   The Common Rule Podcast 2020 Danny De La Cruz

Feb 2

136 min

Episode #47 -Julie Conversation with photographer Julie instagram.com/the_julie_   www.TheCommonRule.com instagram.com/thecommonrule twitter.com/RestlessSamurai Live.TheCommonRule.com (for live stream and podcast videos) Music: instagram.com/JuanMinutoMusic Support: instagram.com/PHXFilmRevival   The Common Rule Podcast 2020 Danny De La Cruz

Jan 29

108 min

Conversation with photographer and gamer Kevin instagram.com/kvn_kv instagram.com/theeclectic.co theeclectic.co/   www.TheCommonRule.com instagram.com/thecommonrule twitter.com/RestlessSamurai Live.TheCommonRule.com (for live stream and podcast videos) Music: instagram.com/JuanMinutoMusic Support: instagram.com/PHXFilmRevival   The Common Rule Podcast 2020 Danny De La Cruz

Jan 26

115 min

Episode #45 – K. Mahree Conversation with Phoenix hip hop artist K. Mahree www.instagram.com/k.mahree https://youtu.be/D5EC9mHVIeA apple.co/2Tw4HFj https://youtu.be/3QPrZogdvbA   www.TheCommonRule.com instagram.com/thecommonrule twitter.com/RestlessSamurai Live.TheCommonRule.com (for live stream and podcast videos) Music: instagram.com/JuanMinutoMusic Support: instagram.com/PHXFilmRevival   The Common Rule Podcast 2020 Danny De La Cruz

Jan 24

93 min

Conversation with Gabriel instagram.com/pocket_port www.TheCommonRule.com instagram.com/thecommonrule twitter.com/RestlessSamurai Live.TheCommonRule.com (for live stream and podcast videos) Music: instagram.com/JuanMinutoMusic Support: instagram.com/PHXFilmRevival

Jan 21

97 min

Conversation with Proph youtu.be/3QPrZogdvbA instagram.com/thisisproph twitter.com/thisisproph soundcloud.com/thisisproph   www.TheCommonRule.com www.instagram.com/thecommonrule www.twitter.com/RestlessSamurai Music: www.instagram.com/JuanMinutoMusic Support: www.instagram.com/PHXFilmRevival

Jan 19

82 min

Conversation with Tanner Austin tanneraustin.com instagram.com/tanner_.a www.TheCommonRule.com www.instagram.com/thecommonrule www.twitter.com/RestlessSamurai Music: www.instagram.com/JuanMinutoMusic Support: www.instagram.com/PHXFilmRevival

Jan 16

151 min

Conversation with Aaron Markus www.8amFilms.com instagram.com/8amfilms www.TheCommonRule.com www.instagram.com/thecommonrule www.twitter.com/RestlessSamurai Music: www.instagram.com/JuanMinutoMusic Support: www.instagram.com/PHXFilmRevival   The Common Rule Podcast 2020 Danny De La Cruz

Jan 15

115 min

Conversation with Ryan Casillas instagram.com/casillas_art_and_photography www.TheCommonRule.com www.instagram.com/thecommonrule www.twitter.com/RestlessSamurai Music: www.instagram.com/JuanMinutoMusic Support: www.instagram.com/PHXFilmRevival   The Common Rule Podcast 2020 Danny De La Cruz

Jan 11

106 min

Episode #39 – What can playing poker teach us about our creative process? www.TheCommonRule.com www.instagram.com/thecommonrule www.twitter.com/RestlessSamurai Music: www.instagram.com/JuanMinutoMusic Support: www.instagram.com/PHXFilmRevival 2019 Danny De La Cruz

Dec 2019

16 min

Episode #38 - Ciera Garcia Conversation with nail artist @divineoneC www.instagram.com/divineonec   www.TheCommonRule.com www.instagram.com/thecommonrule www.twitter.com/RestlessSamurai Music: www.instagram.com/JuanMinutoMusic Support: www.instagram.com/PHXFilmRevival

Oct 2019

82 min

Remembering an old friend through an old Pearl Jam album and the importance of sticking with your passions no matter how silly they may be. Dedicated to Jason and Kurt www.TheCommonRule.com www.instagram.com/thecommonrule www.twitter.com/RestlessSamurai Music: www.instagram.com/JuanMinutoMusic Support: www.instagram.com/PHXFilmRevival

Sep 2019

18 min

Episode #36 - I'm Still Here Had a little accident that kept me out of commission for a spell. I was in the hospital for well over two weeks and these are a few things I learned about trying to stay creative in a terrible situation.

Sep 2019

25 min

Conversation with Chef Ana Hernandez and Make Up Artist Laura. They’ve been best friends for a long time and have a very cool and dynamic creative relationship. It’s been noted that there needs to be more ladies on the podcast so we are taking care of that two at a time. https://www.instagram.com/chefanahernandez https://www.instagram.com/beautybylauranatalie The Common Rule Podcast Music: @JuanMinutoMusic | Support: @PHXFilmRevival www.TheCommonRule.com | IG @TheCommonRule | TW: @RestlessSamurai

Jul 2019

125 min

Episode #34 – Jesse Lozano @nerdwithballs Conversation with the Jesse Lozano @nerdwithballs among other things. Warning: this is a very strong conversation with Jesse. You should not have children around listening to this filth and if you are a very sensitive person, this may not be the podcast for you. However, if you already know Jesse, you know what’s about to happen. www.linktr.ee/nerdwithballs www.nerdwithballs.com www.twitter.com/NerdwithBalls www.instagram.com/nerdwithballs The Common Rule Podcast Music: @JuanMinutoMusic | Support: @PHXFilmRevival www.TheCommonRule.com | IG @TheCommonRule | TW: @RestlessSamurai

Jul 2019

105 min

Episode #33 - State of the Podcast Just a few thoughts on the changes coming to the podcast and update on the social media experiment that I’m working on. The Common Rule Podcast Music: @JuanMinutoMusic | Support: @PHXFilmRevival www.TheCommonRule.com | IG @TheCommonRule | TW: @RestlessSamurai

Jun 2019

23 min

Episode #32 – Fernando Valenzuela No. He is not a guest today. Maybe someday. I talk about the crazy impact a random person like a professional baseball pitcher can have on someone’s life that changes the course of their creative future. *Correction: I mention it is his birthday coming up but it's the anniversary on his no-hitter not his birthday. The Common Rule Podcast Music: @JuanMinutoMusic | Support: @PHXFilmRevival www.TheCommonRule.com | IG @TheCommonRule | TW: @RestlessSamurai

Jun 2019

15 min

Episode #31 State of the Darkroom Featuring Daniel Iannaccone Catching up on the current state of affairs in the darkroom Daniel talks about what’s going on this summer and how we can see more participation from the community on PFR projects.  Don't forget to follow Phoenix Film Revival  www.phxfilmrevival.com www.facebook.com/phxfilmrevival www.instagram.com/phxfilmrevival www.twitter.com/phxfilmrevival Your support helps keep film alive! Visit our Patreon to become a member today.  www.patreon.com/phxfilmrevival www.TheCommonRule.com | IG @TheCommonRule | TW: @RestlessSamurai  

Jun 2019

19 min

Episode #30 Conversation with nail artist Von from Phoenix, AZ.   I never looked at nail as an art before because I never paid attention. As Von tells us attention to detail is paramount in doing nails along with being creative and cordial. I will never look at nails the same again. @VIvaLaVonNails  www.instagram.com/vivalavonnails @TheSpot.Beauty  www.instagram.com/thespot.beauty   Music: @JuanMinutoMusic | Support: @PHXFilmRevival www.TheCommonRule.com | IG @TheCommonRule | TW: @RestlessSamurai

Jun 2019

82 min

Episode #29 Conversation with Danny Chawps @Danny_Chawps @Dopeness.Brand   Danny has  great story from his beginnings being influenced by cars to creating a community of artist where the only real agenda is making things dope. The Common Rule Podcast Music: @JuanMinutoMusic | Support: @PHXFilmRevival www.TheCommonRule.com | IG @TheCommonRule | TW: @RestlessSamurai

Jun 2019

164 min

Episode #28 Conversation with Johnny Medina @JohnnyBlakSox www.JohnnyMedina.org We dive deep into the importance of family, staying true to your vibe, the importance of art shows, and overcoming seemingly insurmountable physical and emotional pain when he lost his leg. This and many, many other topics. @TheSagrado Gallery The Common Rule Podcast Music: @JuanMinutoMusic | Support: @PHXFilmRevival www.TheCommonRule.com | IG @TheCommonRule | TW: @RestlessSamurai

Jun 2019

132 min

Episode #27 Conversation with Emily Hammock and Chaney B. Jones. We get really deep into spirituality, the importance of everything being valid, and being excited and motivted to make real changes in one's life. Really deep stuff here. Chaney has written a book: The Nature of Thoughts available on Amazon. For more information please visit his site: www.chaneybjones.com His IG: @ChaneyBJones Emily is a model and now a practicing Reiki therapist who has started a spiritual journey through astrology. I was able to meet Chaney through her and we share how some of her life experiences have set her on this path. Emily IG: @EmmysBlock The Common Rule Podcast Music: @JuanMinutoMusic | Support: @PHXFilmRevival www.TheCommonRule.com | IG @TheCommonRule | TW: @RestlessSamurai

May 2019

98 min

Conversation with Dave Rodriguez from St. & Aves and El Spawk the artist. This is part one of the conversation. Part 2 is available for download at www.thecommonrule.blog/rods Download and listen at your leisure. @streetandavenues.co @ElSpawk @TacosAndRods @RodriguezPHX_ The Common Rule Podcast Music: @JuanMinutoMusic | Support: @PHXFilmRevival www.TheCommonRule.com | IG @TheCommonRule | TW: @RestlessSamurai 2019 Danny De La Cruz  

Apr 2019

69 min

Let's stay cool, calm, collected and healthy before we start making bad choices! The Common Rule Podcast Music: @JuanMinutoMusic | Support: @PHXFilmRevival www.TheCommonRule.com | IG @TheCommonRule | TW: @RestlessSamurai

Apr 2019

15 min

What can we learn from a local band's story that we can apply to our creative process? Let's be careful on how we measure success. The Common Rule Podcast Music: @JuanMinutoMusic | Support: @PHXFilmRevival www.TheCommonRule.com | IG @TheCommonRule | TW: @RestlessSamurai

Mar 2019

14 min

What happens when the after glow wears off? How do we keep creating and keep the momentum going? I talk about the method I use to move from project to project. The Common Rule Podcast Music: @JuanMinutoMusic Support: @PHXFilmRevival www.TheCommonRule.com IG @TheCommonRule

Mar 2019

18 min

Bill Backus from Backus Agency stops by to talk about creating when you're in a funk and gives great insight on his creative process. Also a couple of notes from my art show last week. Part 2 of the conversation is available for download at www.thecommonrule.blog/backus-part-2 The Common Rule Podcast Music: @JuanMinutoMusic Support: @PHXFilmRevival www.TheCommonRule.com IG @TheCommonRule

Mar 2019

71 min

Daniel Iannaccone of Phoenix Film Revival stops by and we talk about my upcoming art show, all the resources available at PFR and the importance of building a community. The Common Rule Podcast Music: @JuanMinutoMusic Support: @PHXFilmRevival www.TheCommonRule.com IG @TheCommonRule

Feb 2019

44 min

We cannot let unsolicited and uneducated critiques affect our creative process! The Common Rule Podcast Music: @JuanMinutoMusic Support: @PHXFilmRevival www.TheCommonRule.com IG @TheCommonRule

Feb 2019

17 min

Who needs a heart when a heart can be broken? Tina Turner shows us the way to a healthier creative process. The Common Rule Podcast Music: @JuanMinutoMusic Support: @PHXFilmRevival www.TheCommonRule.com IG @TheCommonRule

Feb 2019

14 min

How podcasts about murder helped in my creative process. The Common Rule Podcast Music: @JuanMinutoMusic Support: @PHXFilmRevival www.TheCommonRule.com IG @TheCommonRule

Feb 2019

8 min

How can watching one of the greatest "B" movies of all time help us in our creative process? The Common Rule Podcast Music: @JuanMinutoMusic Support: @PHXFilmRevival www.TheCommonRule.com IG @TheCommonRule

Feb 2019

17 min

Akira Kurosawa can show us the way to a better creative community. The Common Rule Podcast Music: @JuanMinutoMusic Support: @PHXFilmRevival www.TheCommonRule.com IG @TheCommonRule

Feb 2019

19 min

A little introspective view on the direction of this thing. The Common Rule Podcast Music: @JuanMinutoMusic Support: @PHXFilmRevival www.TheCommonRule.com IG @TheCommonRule

Jan 2019

17 min

Can Bruce Lee help us through our creative process? Of course! The Common Rule Podcast Music: @JuanMinutoMusic Support: @PHXFilmRevival www.TheCommonRule.com IG @TheCommonRule

Jan 2019

7 min

The first TCR podcast of the the year! This one is a sort of year in review about the things I've learned just in the past year to help create. www.TheCommonRule.com IG @TheCommonRule Music: @JuanMinutoMusic Support: @PHXFilmRevival

Jan 2019

21 min

I wanted to give a big thank you to all the You Tubers out there who helped me along the way and to those that didn't. Music: @JuanMinuto www.TheCommonRule.com IG | @TheCommonRule TW | @RestlessSamurai

Dec 2018

17 min

Just some ramblings about Christmas and the creative process. Music: @JuanMinutoMusic Support: @PHXFilmRevival

Dec 2018

14 min

My thoughts on cutting out the middle man and publishing yourself. Music: @JuanMinutoMusic Support: @PHXFilmRevival

Dec 2018

18 min

I'm sure we've all encountered flakes. These are my thoughts and how I deal with them. Hopefully my approach may help you deal with them as well. Music: @JuanMinutoMusic Support: @PHXFilmRevival

Dec 2018

11 min

#8 - Can Hunter S. Thompson make you a better artist? From Hell's heart I stab at thee! Music: @JuanMinutoMusic Support: @PHXFilmRevival

Nov 2018

11 min

#7 - Can cheeseburgers help us with our creative process? I'm lovin' it! Music: @JuanMinutoMusic Support: @PHXFilmRevival

Nov 2018

10 min

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