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The Brassy Broadcast with Jen Edds has evolved from a strictly music business related podcast into an exploration of ways we create, engage, communicate, and broadcast using the technology, social media, and platforms available to us.

The Brassy Broadcast with Jen Edds has evolved from a strictly music business related podcast into an exploration of ways we create, engage, communicate, and broadcast using the technology, social media, and platforms available to us.
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The Brassy Broadcast with Jen Edds has evolved from a strictly music business related podcast into an exploration of ways we create, engage, communicate, and broadcast using the technology, social media, and platforms available to us.






BB85_Creativity, Confidence, and Getting Over Yourself

Creativity, confidence, getting over your fears, and finding an encouraging support system are all topics covered as Jen slips into the hotseat, and is interviewed on The People Reading Podcast with Lisa Mitchell. Shout out to Lisa Mitchell for letting me share this little gem of a conversation that originally aired on her podcast. Links and Resources Mentioned Abigail Adams episode of Ben Franklin’s World The People Reading Podcast Connect with Jen Home...

Duration: 00:50:56

BB84: Unstoppable with Jennifer Magley

I AM UNSTOPPABLE WHEN I KNOW WHAT I WANT AND WHY This is the mantra of my guest Jennifer Magley Jennifer is a former Division I athlete, coach, author, and speaker. She is also the Founder of Open Gym Indy. Jennifer shares her insight on how and when we become unstoppable. We also talk about how she had to learn to be likable. Mindset and Creative Flow Operating from the intentional space of creation to get in the creative flow The surprising zen of John Mayer (No,...

Duration: 00:47:51

BB83 - What Happened When I Chose to Invest in Myself

Connect with Jen Home Page - Brassy Broadcasting Company YouTube Channel Instagram Twitter Subscribe to the Podcast Apple Podcasts Android Radio Public Why Do We Struggle with Investing in Ourselves? I feel like I’ve been bleeding money this summer I’m at that place in my business where I know that if I’m going to grow, and create the life and the business I envision, I’ve got to start investing in myself. Let me be real honest here for a sec, it scares the sh*t...

Duration: 00:10:54

BB82_Shawnee Kilgore

I’m so excited to introduce you to Shawnee Kilgore in this episode! She is an Austin, TX based singer-songwriter living a crowd-funding fairy tale. In 2014, Shawnee launched a Kickstarter campaign to fund her fourth solo album, A Long and Precious Road. In her video message to potential backers, a tribute to Dylan's Subterranean Homesick Blues, she held up a card that said "I'm learning to ask for help." This vulnerable and honest phrase struck a chord for one particular music fan...

Duration: 00:35:54

BB81_Guitars to Golf Clubs

Jen’s Podcasting Tutorials and Videos on YouTube, Connect on Instagram and twitter @brassybroadjen Instagram @brassybroadjen Twitter From Girls Rock Camp to the Senior LPGA Championship at The Pete Dye Course in French Lick, IN, it’s been an exciting week of adventure and female empowerment for all ages. We break down our Championship experience in French Lick, and spill the beans on a new podcast coming soon from The Brassy Broadcasting...

Duration: 00:22:20

BB80_Jetty Rae

Jetty Rae talks about recording her latest album, Can't Curse the Free, in Nashville, choosing her producer, crowdfunding lessons learned, social media, and the power of intention. Links and Resources Mentioned Jetty Rae - YouTube Ben Franklin’s World Podcast - Paul Revere’s Ride Through History Terrible, Thanks for Asking Podcast

Duration: 00:37:20

BB79_Strategies for Growing Your Audience with Sherry Lynn Lee from 23rd Hour

Sherry-Lynn Lee is a singer-songwriter and multi-instrumentalist from the jazz-pop duo 23rd Hour. We talk about creating an identity, growing an audience on social media, as well as in your own back yard, creating strategic partnerships, and leveraging your success to build momentum. Creating community Experimenting to figure out what creates engagementCreating a twitter strategy for promotion around popular hashtagsPairing a wine with a song for #winewednesdayRepurposing video to...

Duration: 00:41:42

BB78_Producers Cut of Mom Knows

This is a companion episode to go along with episode 77. It’s the producers cut. If you haven’t listened to that one, and you want to hear it now, without me piping in with a comment, click HERE, and you will magically be transported there through the inter webs. Don’t forget to come back when you’re done. I recorded this story using an Audio Technica ATR2100, plugged into my iPhone 6s. There is a USB camera adapter you can use to make it work. I recorded it while sitting in my walk-in...

Duration: 00:23:10

BB77_Mom Knows

This episode is one of experimentation. Lately I’ve become more interested in narrative style podcasting. The creative soul in me wants more than just an interview show. My vision is to create a hybrid that weaves interviews, stories, and sound design together. It all starts with the story. Today I’m sharing one of mine. This episode is the story only. There is a companion episode that will follow this one. It’s my podcasting nerd version of the director’s cut. I’ll break down the...

Duration: 00:11:54

BB76_The Power of Art to Spur Conversations, Action, and Engagement with Elle Roberts

Elle Roberts and I talk about community engagement, bridging the gap between thinking and doing, and how the insane ideas in the margin of your notebook become actual things. More show notes to come!

Duration: 00:48:47

BB75: Why You Should Start a S***** Podcast_Subscriber Bonus Episode

The audio version of the blog post I mentioned in BB74. Thanks for subscribing!

Duration: 00:06:31

BB74: D*****, Kitty! (A Story of Failure and Lessons Learned)

I discovered my COLOSSAL PODCAST FAIL when I went to put the show together this week. This is the short story of what happened and what I learned. More show notes to come later.

Duration: 00:06:19

BB73:Leveraging Language, Networks, and Content with Jenn Lisak

Jenn Lisak, Founder of Sapphire Strategy, joins me for a conversation around leveraging language, networks, and content to grow your business.

Duration: 00:33:33

BB72: How I'm Growing My Audience

Jen shares what she's been doing the past couple of months to grow her audience for the podcast, YouTube channel, and social media.

Duration: 00:11:23

BB71: Storytelling Radio and Podcasting with Producer Amy Gastelum

Radio producer and podcaster Amy Gastelum chats about producing for radio and podcasting, her experience at the Transom Storytelling Workshop for radio storytelling, and finding time to work on passion projects when you have a job and a family.

Duration: 00:55:52

BB70: Getting Out of Your Own Way for Success with Ariel Hyatt

Ariel Hyatt, Founder of CyberPR, shares strategies for getting out of our own way to achieve success. Highlights and Takeaways Growing up the daughter of an entrepreneur mother and filmmaker fatherHow dyslexia helped her learn ways to make complicated ideas simpleThe 3 things that hold us back from successThe importance of your Signature Story – what it should and should not includeWhy you don’t need to jump on the latest social media platformWhy your newsletter is critical to your...

Duration: 00:44:11

BB69: Laura Shanley - Founder of Periods for Politicians on Social Media and Activism

Laura Shanley, Founder of Periods for Politicians, shares her experience and what she has learned about navigating the waters of social media and activism. Highlights and Takeaways Apps and Resources to Help You Get Politically Involved 5 CallsCountableIndivisiblePeriods for Politicians on FacebookPeriods for Politicians on twitter

Duration: 00:47:11

BB68: Amy Woodall_Communication Strategies to Navigate the Drama Triangle

Amy Woodall shares communication strategies to help us get out of our own way, manage expectations with upfront contracts, and handle the drama when it shows up. Amy is making a return visit to the show! You can hear our previous conversation in Episode 28 - How to Not Throat Punch Your Bandmates and other Productive Communication Strategies. We keep on the communication track in this conversation. We relate much of the conversation to a band/artist dynamic, but the truths Amy shares...

Duration: 00:32:05

BB 67: Lisa Mitchell - How to Create Better Outcomes with Better Communication

Body language expert Lisa Mitchell shares insight and stories from her own personal experiences about how to create better outcomes with better communication. Lisa Mitchell is the premier Indianapolis-based communications expert specializing in Body Language and Non Verbal Skills training. She also hosts the Shiny Things podcast, where she teaches you how to use the Science of Body Language to figure yourself out a little and decode the people around you. Lisa takes on digital dating,...

Duration: 00:59:35

66: Juliette Reilly_Growing Your Audience with YouTube

Singer-Songwriter Juliette Reilly shares insights into how she has grown her YouTube audience to over 185,000 subscribers as an independent musician. Highlights and Takeaways How she creates engagement with fans through her videos Strategies for growing her audience to 185,000 plus on YouTube Gear and software used to create her YouTube videos Creating cover song videos based on songs that are being searched on YouTube Sharing personal things from your life creates...

Duration: 00:46:33

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