Dumb and Dumbest Episode #356: Talking About The Underground with Devilspeak

Devilspeak is an extreme metal band from South Africa that is on the rise. Curtis and Keefy talk to Derrick Leppan about the band, how they are dealing with the current Coronavirus Pandemic, making new music, and keeping it DIY. Dumb and Dumbest Episode #356 is streaming now and it’s all about Talking About The Underground with Devilspeak! Dumb and Dumbest is hosted by Matt Bacon (Dropout Media, Ripple Music, Prophecy Productions), Publicist Curtis Dewar (Dewar PR) and Keith Chachkes (Ghost Cult/BDWE Media). In addition to the podcast, Matt, Curtis, and Keith all host The Music Marketing Challenges: low-cost, super high-value private training to bands and artists.  And we just launched a 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

Dumb and Dumbest Episode #347: Coronavirus and Code Orange

While the Coronavirus is throwing a wrench into many bands’ plans, Code Orange has figured out a way to host their record release party without a venue! Underneath is out now via Roadrunner and you can livestream their show tonight here on Twitch  Keefy and Curtis to discuss the story on the new Dumb and Dumbest – Episode #347 Coronavirus and Code Orange! Dumb and Dumbest is hosted by Matt Bacon (Dropout Media, Ripple Music, Prophecy Productions), Publicist Curtis Dewar (Dewar PR) and Keith Chachkes (Ghost Cult/BDWE Media). In addition to the podcast, Matt, Curtis, and Keith all host The Music Marketing Challenges: low-cost, super high-value private training to bands and artists.  And we just launched a 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

Dumb and Dumbest Episode #346: Bradley Zorgdrager of Banger TV and Exclaim

Bradley Zorgdrager of Banger TV and Exclaim joins Matt and Curtis to discuss his career, and to discuss his work and approach to reviews, appearing on camera, and interviews. Dumb and Dumbest Episode #346 is streaming now and it’s all about Dumb and Dumbest Episode #346: Bradley Zorgdrager of Banger TV and Exclaim on DIY and Music Journalism!! Dumb and Dumbest is hosted by Matt Bacon (Dropout Media, Ripple Music, Prophecy Productions), Publicist Curtis Dewar (Dewar PR) and Keith Chachkes (Ghost Cult/BDWE Media). In addition to the podcast, Matt, Curtis, and Keith all host The Music Marketing Challenges: low-cost, super high-value private training to bands and artists.  And we just launched a 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

Dumb and Dumbest Episode #345: Metal Injection’s Greg Kennelty On Working With Journalists!

Greg Kennelty of Metal Injection returns to the podcast to join Matt and Curtis to dish some more wisdom on how to work with and approach journalists if you are a band looking for coverageDumb and Dumbest Episode #345 is streaming now and it’s all about Metal Injection’s Greg Kennelty On Working With Journalists!s! Dumb and Dumbest is hosted by Matt Bacon (Dropout Media, Ripple Music, Prophecy Productions), Publicist Curtis Dewar (Dewar PR) and Keith Chachkes (Ghost Cult/BDWE Media). In addition to the podcast, Matt, Curtis, and Keith all host The Music Marketing Challenges: low-cost, super high-value private training to bands and artists.  And we just launched a 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

Dumb and Dumbest Episode #344: Coronavirus, SXSW and Your Band

Matt, Curtis, and Keefy spend some more time discussing the effects of the Coronavirus scare, the cancelation of SXSW and the further effect on DIY and indie bands. Dumb and Dumbest Episode #344 is streaming now and it’s all about Positivity and Personal Emails! Dumb and Dumbest is hosted by Matt Bacon (Dropout Media, Ripple Music, Prophecy Productions), Publicist Curtis Dewar (Dewar PR) and Keith Chachkes (Ghost Cult/BDWE Media). In addition to the podcast, Matt, Curtis, and Keith all host The Music Marketing Challenges: low-cost, super high-value private training to bands and artists.  And we just launched a 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

Dumb and Dumbest Episode #343: Positivity and Personal Emails

Not every single message you send needs to be a sales-focused thing. Sometimes you can surprise and delight fans just keeping it real. Matt, Curtis, and Keefy explore this on the podcast! Dumb and Dumbest Episode #343 is streaming now and it’s all about Positivity and Personal Emails! Dumb and Dumbest is hosted by Matt Bacon (Dropout Media, Ripple Music, Prophecy Productions), Publicist Curtis Dewar (Dewar PR) and Keith Chachkes (Ghost Cult/BDWE Media). In addition to the podcast, Matt, Curtis, and Keith all host The Music Marketing Challenges: low-cost, super high-value private training to bands and artists.  And we just launched a 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

Dumb and Dumbest Episode #342: The Coronavirus!

Are you freaked out by the Coronavirus? There are already implications on a global scale for the music industry, especially touring.  Matt and Keefy explore this on the podcast found out! one band got this a killer label and did it! Dumb and Dumbest Episode #342 is streaming now and it’s all about The Coronavirus! Dumb and Dumbest is hosted by Matt Bacon (Dropout Media, Ripple Music, Prophecy Productions), Publicist Curtis Dewar (Dewar PR) and Keith Chachkes (Ghost Cult/BDWE Media). In addition to the podcast, Matt, Curtis, and Keith all host The Music Marketing Challenges: low-cost, super high-value private training to bands and artists.  And we just launched a 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

Dumb and Dumbest Episode #341: Jeff Black of Gatekeeper on DIY European Touring!

Every band in America dreams of going to the motherland of Rock and Metal, Europe! But what is it really like?  Matt and Curtis found out! one band got this a killer label and did it! Dumb and Dumbest Episode #340 is streaming now and it’s and interview with Jeff Black of Gatekeeper on DIY European Touring! ! Dumb and Dumbest is hosted by Matt Bacon (Dropout Media, Ripple Music, Prophecy Productions), Publicist Curtis Dewar (Dewar PR) and Keith Chachkes (Ghost Cult/BDWE Media). In addition to the podcast, Matt, Curtis, and Keith all host The Music Marketing Challenges: low-cost, super high-value private training to bands and artists.  And we just launched a 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

Dumb and Dumbest Episode #340: Francis Beringer of Caustic Casanova Talks DIY, Touring, Social Media and More

How do you actually get signed by a label? What does it take to go from weekend warrior to full-time band? Matt and Curtis found out how one band got this a killer label and did it! Dumb and Dumbest Episode #340 is streaming now and it’s and interview with Francis Beringer of Caustic Casanova Talks DIY, Touring, Social Media and More! Dumb and Dumbest is hosted by Matt Bacon (Dropout Media, Ripple Music, Prophecy Productions), Publicist Curtis Dewar (Dewar PR) and Keith Chachkes (Ghost Cult/BDWE Media). In addition to the podcast, Matt, Curtis, and Keith all host The Music Marketing Challenges: low-cost, super high-value private training to bands and artists.  And we just launched a 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

Dumb and Dumbest Episode #339: Why Knowing Music History Matters!

Matt and Keefy are big fans of being big music history nerds. Not only is it fun, it actually can help you out with your music career.  Dumb and Dumbest Episode #339 is streaming now and it’s all about Why Knowing Music History Matters! Dumb and Dumbest is hosted by Matt Bacon (Dropout Media, Ripple Music, Prophecy Productions), Publicist Curtis Dewar (Dewar PR) and Keith Chachkes (Ghost Cult/BDWE Media). In addition to the podcast, Matt, Curtis, and Keith all host The Music Marketing Challenges: low-cost, super high-value private training to bands and artists.  And we just launched a 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