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Who we are

For more than a decade, Clubbo partners Elise Malmberg and Joe Gore have collaborated on words, sounds, and multimedia for clients in the tech and entertainment industries.

Our solar-powered studio in San Francisco's Noe Valley is within easy reach of Silicon Valley via highways 280 or 101. We also work with a group of talented writers, editors, musicians, graphic designers, and audio and video geeks to help create quality content with speedy turnaround.

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Joe Gore

Joe lives a double life as a musician and music writer. He's played with Tom Waits, PJ Harvey, the Eels, Tracy Chapman, Courtney Love, DJ Shadow, and Julieta Venegas, to name a few. He has also scored films, written music for ads, and produced records in the US and abroad.

A former senior editor of Guitar Player magazine, Joe has published more than a thousand articles about music and music technology in various publications. He has interviewed many of the world's leading players, producers, and sound technicians, and has written hundreds of pieces on music gear and software in addition to developing guitar-related content for several popular digital audio software applications.


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Elise Malmberg

Elise has been involved in media, marketing, and music production for more than 20 years. She's worked in independent record distribution, in magazine publishing at Artforum, Mix, and Electronic Musician, and as a marketing director at CNET and Dolby Laboratories.

A veteran editorial director and project manager, Elise writes and edits everything from technical tutorials to profiles of artists and businesses. She is also an experienced digital audio engineer, and has composed music for films, animation, installations, and ads. She co-founded and fronted eccentric indie band Action Plus, and has produced five CDs.