Dumb and Dumbest Episode # 497: Kariti on Darkthrone, Social Media and More!

Matt and Curtis welcome in entrancing artist Kariti, whose new album just dropped via Aural Music. She and Matt shared their love of Fenriz, Black Metal and Death Metal, Twitter, and more! Dumb and Dumbest #497 is live and it’s an interview with Kariti on Darkthrone, Social Media and More! The podcast is hosted by Matt Bacon (Dropout Media, Ripple Music, Prophecy Productions), Music Publicist Curtis Dewar (Dewar PR), and Social Media expert and Ghost Cult Owner, Keith Chachkes (BDWE Media).

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Dumb and Dumbest Episode #496: Stryper’s Michael Sweet On Social Media, Politics and WAP

Matt and Curtis were honored to chat with Heavy Metal legend Michael Sweet of Stryper, about a plethora of topics, including social media, reputation management, getting namechecked by Blabbermouth.net, Anthrax, politics, and THAT song W.A.P. by Cardi B and Megan Thee Stallion. Dumb and Dumbest #496 is live and it’s an interview with Stryper’s Michael Sweet On Social Media, Politics and WAP! The podcast is hosted by Matt Bacon (Dropout Media, Ripple Music, Prophecy Productions), Music Publicist Curtis Dewar (Dewar PR), and Social Media expert and Ghost Cult Owner, Keith Chachkes (BDWE Media).

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Dumb and Dumbest Episode #495: Bradley Zorgdrager on Productivity, Ads And More!

Matt and Curtis welcome back in Brad Zordrager of Banger TV and Exclaim.ca his secret to staying on task, and few other gems.Dumb and Dumbest #495 is live and it’s with Bradley Zorgdrager On Productivity, Ads And More!The podcast is hosted by Matt Bacon (Dropout Media, Ripple Music, Prophecy Productions), Music Publicist Curtis Dewar (Dewar PR), and Social Media expert and Ghost Cult Owner, Keith Chachkes (BDWE Media).

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BACON BLOODY BACON: Matt Bacon on Why Creating Off-Brand Content Matters

One of the things that I think people don’t understand is the importance of documenting and creating content about the people around you if you want to grow. That’s why we talk so often about the value of being a music journalist or having a podcast or something to grow your contacts in the scene. Continue reading

Dumb and Dumbest Episode #494: Dre Baldwin Returns To Talk Productivity

Matt and Curtis welcome back in Dre Baldwin to discuss his methodology for being as productive as possible. Dumb and Dumbest #494 is live and it’s with Dre Baldwin Returns To Talk Productivity. The podcast is hosted by Matt Bacon (Dropout Media, Ripple Music, Prophecy Productions), Music Publicist Curtis Dewar (Dewar PR), and Social Media expert and Ghost Cult Owner, Keith Chachkes (BDWE Media).

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Dumb and Dumbest Episode #493: Kamikaze Test Pilots On Networking!

Matt and Curtis talk to Wes of Kamikaze Test Pilots all about networking and how they overcome typical barriers to earning new fans. Dumb and Dumbest #493 is live and it’s an interview Kamikaze Test Pilots On Networking! The podcast is hosted by Matt Bacon (Dropout Media, Ripple Music, Prophecy Productions), Music Publicist Curtis Dewar (Dewar PR), and Social Media expert and Ghost Cult Owner, Keith Chachkes (BDWE Media).

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Dumb and Dumbest Episode #492: Gaia Guarda on Crowdfunding

Curtis and Keefy talk to solo artist Gaia Guarda about her upcoming solo album, her success at crowdfunding, teaming up with Lindsay Schoolcraft, and much more. Dumb and Dumbest #492 is live and it’s an interview Gaia Guarda on Crowdfunding! The podcast is hosted by Matt Bacon (Dropout Media, Ripple Music, Prophecy Productions), Music Publicist Curtis Dewar (Dewar PR), and Social Media expert and Ghost Cult Owner, Keith Chachkes (BDWE Media).

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Dumb and Dumbest Episode #491: Leif Jensen and Ula Gehret of Clandestine Music

Matt welcomes in Leif Jensen and Ula Gehret to discuss hacks for your career and all the mistakes you and your band make when trying to get that vaunted “label deal”. Dumb and Dumbest #491 is live and it’s an interview with Leif Jensen and Ula Gehret of Clandestine Music! The podcast is hosted by Matt Bacon (Dropout Media, Ripple Music, Prophecy Productions), Music Publicist Curtis Dewar (Dewar PR), and Social Media expert and Ghost Cult Owner, Keith Chachkes (BDWE Media).

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BACON BLOODY BACON: Matt Bacon on Influencer Marketing and Your Band

So I’ve been investing a lot of time these past few weeks in deepening my understanding of influencer advertising. Why? Well because it’s a really effective way to grow accounts and get attention in a world where Facebook and Instagram make increasingly dystopian choices. I wanted to break down some best practices for engaging with influencer marketing. Continue reading

Dumb and Dumbest Episode #490: Chris Paterson on Metal Promotion In South Africa!

Matt and Curtis welcome back to the podcast Chris Paterson of Monolith to discuss metal in South Africa. Dumb and Dumbest #490 is live and it’s an interview with Chris Paterson on Metal Promotion In South Africa!! The podcast is hosted by Matt Bacon (Dropout Media, Ripple Music, Prophecy Productions), Music Publicist Curtis Dewar (Dewar PR), and Social Media expert and Ghost Cult Owner, Keith Chachkes (BDWE Media).

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