Matt Bacon is a consultant, A&R man, and journalist specializing in the world of heavy metal. Having worked with everyone from glam rock icon Phil Collen of Def Leppard to black metal titans Enslaved by way of legendary thrashers Exhorder as well as labels including Prophecy Productions and Ripple Music he has dedicated his life to helping young bands develop. Having started his own blog at the age of 14 he views his career in artist development as ‘a hobby that got out of hand’. In 2015 he formed Dropout Media in order to better support the artists he loves. They sit here now, years later with countless tours booked, records released and deals signed, and loving every minute of it.
- CEO Hack: Checklist of to-do’s, meditation and reading a book every day
- CEO Nugget: Be there and be present and show that you care
- CEO Defined: Working your face off