Monthly Archives: October 2019

194: “How Do I Get More Randoms At Shows?”

This question was submitted by a Climber for the “Pick Johnny’s Brain” episodes, but Johnny felt it was worth a little more time and a lot more digging into! How on earth does one get more Randoms at shows? And how do you get people wanting to come back to see your live show over and over again? 

LISTEN NOW:http://bit.ly/Randomsatshows

In this episode, Johnny and Brent dive into this topic, give some advice and a few tips and tricks and more! 

PS: Get your free PDF download of 21 Biggest Reasons You Don’t Have More fans today and improve the promotion efforts for your music. Go to GiftFromJohnny.com and tell him where to send it.

PPS: If you’re ready to take the next step and grow your artist brand, then schedule a consultation today. Johnny will help you craft a strategy that will garner immediate results regardless of your promo budget. Email us at info@daredevilproduction.com and put CONSULTATION in the subject line.

007: Pick Johnny’s Brain – “You’re A Great Writer. How Do You Get Cuts.”

So, you’re a great songwriter… how do you get cuts?

In this episode of Pick Johnny’s Brain, Johnny brings in a special guest… the one and only Brent Baxter and Brent and Johnny tackle this question together! Thank you to Mike Parker for submitting such a great question!!! 

LISTEN NOW: http://bit.ly/PJB007

PS: Get your free PDF download of 21 Biggest Reasons You Don’t Have More fans today and improve the promotion efforts for your music. Go to GiftFromJohnny.com and tell him where to send it.

PPS: If you’re ready to take the next step and grow your artist brand, then schedule a consultation today. Johnny will help you craft a strategy that will garner immediate results regardless of your promo budget. Email us at info@daredevilproduction.com and put CONSULTATION in the subject line.

193: “The Evolving Role of Music Publishers.”

The music industry world is changing rapidly, and this includes the role that Music Publishers play. How has their role changed, what is it that they do now and how can YOU get on their radar? 

LISTEN NOW: http://bit.ly/evolvingroleofmusicpublishers

All these questions and more are covered by Brent and Johnny on this episode of the C.L.I.M.B. as they dig into the part that publishers play and how YOU can become valuable to them! 

PS: Get your free PDF download of 21 Biggest Reasons You Don’t Have More fans today and improve the promotion efforts for your music. Go to GiftFromJohnny.com and tell him where to send it.

PPS: If you’re ready to take the next step and grow your artist brand, then schedule a consultation today. Johnny will help you craft a strategy that will garner immediate results regardless of your promo budget. Email us at info@daredevilproduction.com and put CONSULTATION in the subject line.

Song Title Challenge #51: “Pass Me The Heartache.”

How would you write to the song title “Pass Me The Heartache?” How many directions will this title go and which direction is going to be the most intriguing?

If you want to feel like you’re in the room during the first 15-30 minutes of a pro co-writing session, then THIS is the episode FOR YOU!

And if you have a song title you’d like Brent and Johnny to tackle on a Song Title Challenge episode, please email that title to johnny@daredevilproduction.com and put “Song Title Challenge” in the subject line. 

PS: Get your free PDF download of 21 Biggest Reasons You Don’t Have More fans today and improve the promotion efforts for your music. Go to GiftFromJohnny.com and tell him where to send it.

PPS: If you’re ready to take the next step and grow your artist brand, then schedule a consultation today. Johnny will help you craft a strategy that will garner immediate results regardless of your promo budget. Email us at info@daredevilproduction.com and put CONSULTATION in the subject line.

192: Interview with Chris Mara, owner of Welcome to 1979

Chris Mara, the owner and creator of Welcome to 1979 – A studio like no other – talks with Johnny and Brent in this compelling and informative episode. Welcome to 1979 has grown to become a multi-faceted recording studio that is integral to the Nashville Community. What do they do and how do they do it? 

LISTEN NOW: http://bit.ly/ChrisMara

PS: Get your free PDF download of 21 Biggest Reasons You Don’t Have More fans today and improve the promotion efforts for your music. Go to GiftFromJohnny.com and tell him where to send it.

PPS: If you’re ready to take the next step and grow your artist brand, then schedule a consultation today. Johnny will help you craft a strategy that will garner immediate results regardless of your promo budget. Email us at info@daredevilproduction.com and put CONSULTATION in the subject line.

006: Pick Johnny’s Brain – “Johnny’s Favorite Marketing Tactics For Selling.”

Want to know how to market and sell your music, merchandise and more? Johnny tackles his favorite marketing tactics in this episode, and shares some of his successes with theses tactics.

Listen to this episode to learn some of Johnny’s tips and tricks when it comes to selling!

PS: Get your free PDF download of 21 Biggest Reasons You Don’t Have More fans today and improve the promotion efforts for your music. Go to GiftFromJohnny.com and tell him where to send it.

PPS: If you’re ready to take the next step and grow your artist brand, then schedule a consultation today. Johnny will help you craft a strategy that will garner immediate results regardless of your promo budget. Email us at info@daredevilproduction.com and put CONSULTATION in the subject line.

191: 10 Songs I wish I’d Written

Have you ever heard a song and thought… “Man, I wish I’d written that.” 

Every year NSAI announces the “10 Songs I Wish I’d Written” award to the top ten songs that songwriter and music industry professionals vote on. In this Episode, Brent recaps his night at the awards, the ten songs that were chosen for 2019 and even talks about his own “10 Songs I Wish I’d Written” award. 

Dive into this episode to hear Brent and Johnny discuss why they believe these songs were chosen.

PS: Get your free PDF download of 21 Biggest Reasons You Don’t Have More fans today and improve the promotion efforts for your music. Go to GiftFromJohnny.com and tell him where to send it.

PPS: If you’re ready to take the next step and grow your artist brand, then schedule a consultation today. Johnny will help you craft a strategy that will garner immediate results regardless of your promo budget. Email us at info@daredevilproduction.com and put CONSULTATION in the subject line.

050 Song Title Challenge “Lawn boy Maserati.”

Not many people get to hear what it’s like to be inside a pro songwriters room! If you’ve ever wondered what the first 10-15 minutes looks like, then this episode is for YOU! 

Be a fly on the wall as Brent and Johnny dive into the song title “Lawnboy Maserati” and brainstorm which direction to drive this song. 

LISTEN NOW: http://bit.ly/lawnboymaserati

And, as always, we’d love to hear your take on this title! 

PS: Get your free PDF download of 21 Biggest Reasons You Don’t Have More fans today and improve the promotion efforts for your music. Go to www.GiftFromJohnny.com and tell him where to send it.

PPS: If you’re ready to take the next step and grow your artist brand, then schedule a consultation today. Johnny will help you craft a strategy that will garner immediate results regardless of your promo budget. Email us at info@daredevilproduction.com and put CONSULTATION in the subject line.

190: What is my artist brand?

Yet another question submitted to the “Pick Johnny’s Brain” mini series that warranted the attention of a full episode!

How do you know what your brand is and how do you refine it? How does knowing your brand help you know your audience?

You can find the artist brand questionnaire here:

www.daredevilproduction.com/discoveryourbrand

All these questions and more answered in this episode.

PS: Get your free PDF download of 21 Biggest Reasons You Don’t Have More fans today and improve the promotion efforts for your music. Go to GiftFromJohnny.com and tell him where to send it.

PPS: If you’re ready to take the next step and grow your artist brand, then schedule a consultation today. Johnny will help you craft a strategy that will garner immediate results regardless of your promo budget. Email us at info@daredevilproduction.com and put CONSULTATION in the subject line.