Dumb and Dumbest Episode #525: Gaia Guarda on Scam Labels!

SCAM MONTH continues! Matt and Curtis interview Gaia Guarda, who had a bad experience with a scam record label. She shares how she persevered through it all and ran a successful album launch and crowdfunding campaign! Dumb and Dumbest Episode #525 is about Gaia Guarda On Scam Labels! The podcast is hosted by Matt Bacon (Dropout Media, Ripple Music, Prophecy Productions), and Music Publicist Curtis Dewar (Dewar PR).

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Dumb and Dumbest Episode #524: When You Scam Yourself

SCAM MONTH continues! Matt and Curtis discuss how sometimes you think you are being scammed, but really, you scammed yourself! Dumb and Dumbest Episode #524 is about When You Scam Yourself! The podcast is hosted by Matt Bacon (Dropout Media, Ripple Music, Prophecy Productions), and Music Publicist Curtis Dewar (Dewar PR).

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Dumb and Dumbest Episode #523: Past Behavior Dictates Future Behavior

SCAM MONTH continues! Matt and Curtis breaks down how observing the past behavior of a potential partner will let you know if they are a scammer, or not! Dumb and Dumbest Episode #523 is about Past Behavior Dictates Future Behavior! The podcast is hosted by Matt Bacon (Dropout Media, Ripple Music, Prophecy Productions), and Music Publicist Curtis Dewar (Dewar PR).

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Dumb and Dumbest Episode #522: Buying Likes, Plays and More!

SCAM MONTH continues! Matt and Curtis go into detail about why buying attention such as likes and fake plays on YouTube makes YOU a SCAMMER! Dumb and Dumbest Episode #522 is about Buying Likes, Plays and More!! The podcast is hosted by Matt Bacon (Dropout Media, Ripple Music, Prophecy Productions), and Music Publicist Curtis Dewar (Dewar PR).

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BACON BLOODY BACON: Matt Bacon on His Favorite Books for Music Business Success

 

I frequently get asked about what my favorite books are for learning about business and the music industry. The books that act as guides to success if you will. I realized while I may have referenced these a lot, I have not actually broken down my favorites.

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Dumb and Dumbest Episode #521: Inferno Doll on Why Email Lists Matter!

Matt and Curtis interview Laura of The Inferno Doll, talking all about email marketing! Dumb and Dumbest Episode #521 is about Label Scams! The podcast is hosted by Matt Bacon (Dropout Media, Ripple Music, Prophecy Productions), and Music Publicist Curtis Dewar (Dewar PR).

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Dumb and Dumbest Episode #520: Label Scams

Matt and Curtis have turned SCAM WEEK into SCAM MONTH! In this episode, they discuss Scam Record labels. Dumb and Dumbest Episode #520 is about Label Scams! The podcast is hosted by Matt Bacon (Dropout Media, Ripple Music, Prophecy Productions), and Music Publicist Curtis Dewar (Dewar PR).

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Dumb and Dumbest Episode #519: Scams From Unexpected Countries

Matt and Curtis revisit SCAM WEEK and the typical scams that come from some places in the world specifically. Dumb and Dumbest Episode #519 is about Scams From Unexpected Countries! The podcast is hosted by Matt Bacon (Dropout Media, Ripple Music, Prophecy Productions), and Music Publicist Curtis Dewar (Dewar PR).

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Dumb and Dumbest Episode #517: Tyler Williams Of Monolithic Productions on Owning a Studio!

Matt and Curtis welcome in producer Tyler Williams (Lindsay Schoolcraft) of Monolithic Productions to discuss his career, growing his credits, and how he approaches marketing himself. Dumb and Dumbest Episode #517 is streaming now and it’s an interview with Tyler Williams Of Monolithic Productions on Owning a Studio! The podcast is hosted by Matt Bacon (Dropout Media, Ripple Music, Prophecy Productions), and Music Publicist Curtis Dewar (Dewar PR).

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BACON BLOODY BACON: Matt Bacon on Non-Musical Skills to Learn During COVID

I was thinking about this as in many parts of the world we are facing a second lockdown and all that that entails. I wanted to break down – what are some skills you should have if you want to make your band progress and grow a lot faster? After all – the band who can do more on their own is often the band who succeeds. I didn’t want to do basic stuff like ‘social media’ or ‘practicing your instrument’ though those are valid. I wanted to get into some of the core skills that help.

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