Dumb and Dumbest Episode #312: More Adventures in Twitter

One of the keys to succeeding at social media is to approach networks like Twitter and aggressively experiment and test tactics to find news ways to engage your audience. The newest edition of the Dumb and Dumbest Podcast, #312, is streaming now and it ‘s all about More Adventures in Twitter! Dumb and Dumbest is hosted by Matt Bacon (Dropout Media, Ripple Music, Prophecy Productions) and Publicist Curtis Dewar (Dewar PR), in addition to the podcast, Matt and Curtis host The Music Marketing Challenge, a low-cost, super high-value private training to bands and artists. The new challenge is about Mastering The Art of Pitching Your Band to Labels and Journalists! Get hands-on practical experience to market your band like a pro today! DM Matt or Curtis at the links below for details Continue reading

Dirty Honey Shares A New Video for Their Cover of Aerosmith’s “Last Child” via Amazon Music

Rising rockers Dirty Honey aligned with Amazon Music in December 2019 to record a blistering cover of Aerosmith’s ‘Last Child’, exclusively for the “Amazon Original” series. The track was recorded at the historic RCA Studio B in Nashville and produced by six-time Grammy-winning producer Dave Cobb (Chris Stapleton, Brandi Carlile). The cover is a faithful, fantastic rendering of this Aerosmith deep cut. The band has a ton of upcoming tour dates and music festivals booked for 2020. Watch the ‘Last Child’ now! Continue reading

Bloodywood’s “Machi Bhasad (Expect a Riot)” Makes its US Radio Debut on Siriusxm Octane Test Drive!

Global Metal sensations Bloodywood has made an impact here in the US and now their music is hitting the airwaves as ‘Machi Bhasad (Expect a Riot)’ has debuted on SiriusXM Octane Test Drive today at 12:00 pm EST. Listen here: Continue reading

YOB Books USA and European Tour Dates

The Beach, Mandalay Bay Hotel and Casino, Las Vegas, NV 8/16/19

Doom Metal legends YOB have announced 2020 tour dates launching this Spring for the USA in March and Europe in May. US dates kick off on March 19 in Sacramento, CA and ends March 28 in Boise, ID. Beginning May 20, YOB returns to Europe in Dresden, DE and ends May 30 in Karlsruhe, DE at Dudefest. YOB will also appear Fire in the Mountains as part of the ‘On Wings Over Utgard’ showcase, curated by Ivar Bjørnson of Enslaved. Tickets are available at the link below. Continue reading

Stone Temple Pilots Cancel Acoustic Tour Due to Injury

Sad news as Stone Temple Pilots is being forced to cancel their upcoming acoustic headline tour, due to injury. Lead vocalist Jeff Gutt has a severely herniated disc and his doctors have advised immediate surgery, along with several weeks of recovery time and physical therapy. Gutt is expected to make a full recovery, and the band hopes to reschedule the acoustic tour later this year. Ticket holders can seek refunds at point of purchase. The bands’ unplugged album Perdida. The album will be available on February 7 via Atlantic Records on CD and vinyl as well as from digital outlets and streaming services. Continue reading

Nergal’s (Behemoth) Me And That Man Shares New Video for “Męstwo”

Me And That Man, the folksy Gothic-Americana-influenced band from Behemoth frontman Nergal has shared a new video for their new song ‘Męstwo’! ‘Męstwo’ is the first song that Nergal has ever performed completely in Polish. Their upcoming album, New Man, New Songs, Same Shit, Vol.1, to be released on March 27, 2020, via Napalm Records. Watch it now! Continue reading