BACON BLOODY BACON: Matt Bacon on Advertising Mindset

If you generate ads optimized for your audience more people will see it and engage. That much seems self-evident right? You have to remember – people only care about themselves, they don’t give a shit about you. They consume what they want to consume, not what you want them to consume. Therefore you need to be creating content that benefits them, not the content that benefits you. What this means is that the focus is going to need to be on the quality of the ads that you are putting out. I wanted to take a minute to talk to you about some core mindset things about ads you should understand if you want to dive into this world.

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Dumb and Dumbest Episode #410- Facebook and COVID-19

Today on the pod, Matt and Keefy take a look at Facebook Groups and how you can leverage them to help build your community online. Dumb and Dumbest Episode #409 is streaming now and it’s all about The Next 6 Months Of Shows! Dumb and Dumbest is hosted by Matt Bacon (Dropout Media, Ripple Music, Prophecy Productions), Publicist Curtis Dewar (Dewar PR), and Keith Chachkes (Ghost Cult Magazine/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. DM Matt, Keefy or Curtis at the links below for details

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Dumb and Dumbest Episode #409- The Next 6 Months Of Shows

Cool things are percolating in parts of the world where shows and small concerts can start happening now! Matt and Keefy give you the scoop. Dumb and Dumbest Episode #409 is streaming now and it’s all about The Next 6 Months Of Shows! Dumb and Dumbest is hosted by Matt Bacon (Dropout Media, Ripple Music, Prophecy Productions), Publicist Curtis Dewar (Dewar PR), and Keith Chachkes (Ghost Cult Magazine/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. DM Matt, Keefy or Curtis at the links below for details

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Dumb and Dumbest Episode #408- Logos and Fonts

If your band is like most others, your font game is weak. Matt and Keefy are here to get you thinking about how much attention you need to give this area of your art. Dumb and Dumbest Episode #408 is streaming now and it’s all about Logos and Fonts!  Dumb and Dumbest is hosted by Matt Bacon (Dropout Media, Ripple Music, Prophecy Productions), Publicist Curtis Dewar (Dewar PR), and Keith Chachkes (Ghost Cult Magazine/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. DM Matt, Keefy or Curtis at the links below for details

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Dumb and Dumbest Episode #407 – Australian Touring With Your Mate Bookings!

Anthony of Your Mate Booking joins Matt and Keefy on the pod to break down booking and promotions for Australia, specifically the stoner/doom world! Dumb and Dumbest Episode #407 is streaming now and it’s all about Time Sensitivity!  Dumb and Dumbest is hosted by Matt Bacon (Dropout Media, Ripple Music, Prophecy Productions), Publicist Curtis Dewar (Dewar PR), and Keith Chachkes (Ghost Cult Magazine/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. DM Matt, Keefy or Curtis at the links below for details

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Dumb and Dumbest Episode #406 – Time Sensitivity!

What is worse than wasting your time? Wasting someone else’s!  Matt and Curtis give you lowdown on how to act accordingly when it comes to time management and respect for the time of others! Dumb and Dumbest Episode #406 is streaming now and it’s all about Time Sensitivity!  Dumb and Dumbest is hosted by Matt Bacon (Dropout Media, Ripple Music, Prophecy Productions), Publicist Curtis Dewar (Dewar PR), and Keith Chachkes (Ghost Cult Magazine/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. DM Matt, Keefy or Curtis at the links below for details

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BACON BLOODY BACON: Matt Bacon’s 3 Ways To Create Content During The Coronavirus

As we delve even further into this quarantine and lack of live music I think it’s important to keep thinking about the types of content that we can create. The types of content that are going to work and allow us to keep growing. Today I wanted to get into how to keep having content coming through the storm of quarantine. Content people WANT to engage with. Continue reading

Dumb and Dumbest Episode #405 – Planning A Release

Matt and Curtis school you on how to plan your release and not be a bozo! Dumb and Dumbest Episode #405 is streaming now and it’s all about Planning A Release! Dumb and Dumbest is hosted by Matt Bacon (Dropout Media, Ripple Music, Prophecy Productions), Publicist Curtis Dewar (Dewar PR), and Keith Chachkes (Ghost Cult Magazine/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. DM Matt, Keefy or Curtis at the links below for details

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Dumb and Dumbest Episode #404 – Jordan Blum On Prog and Music Journalism

Music Journalist Jordan Blum is one of the most respected and foremost authorities on progressive music, writing for Metal injection, Prog Magazine, and more. He has a new book about Dream Theater coming out this summer! He chats with Matt and Keefy about his career and how to become an effective reviewer. Dumb and Dumbest Episode #404 is streaming now and it’s an interview with Jordan Blum On Prog 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 Magazine/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. DM Matt, Keefy or Curtis at the links below for details

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Dumb and Dumbest Episode #403: Sam Tall Of Studio71 And Artist Managers Connect

Sam Tall chats with Matt about managing artists, networking with peers, and building a community. Dumb and Dumbest Episode #403 is streaming now and it’s all about Dumb and Dumbest Episode #403: Sam Tall Of Studio71 And Artist Managers Connect Comes On The Pod! Dumb and Dumbest is hosted by Matt Bacon (Dropout Media, Ripple Music, Prophecy Productions), Publicist Curtis Dewar (Dewar PR), and Keith Chachkes (Ghost Cult Magazine/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. DM Matt, Keefy or Curtis at the links below for details

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