When is Bad Tone the Right Tone?

Blake Tone Talk

There is nothing quite like a good tone day, is there? You hit just the right notes and they bloom in just the right way. Everything is full, rich, and just plain gorgeous. It truly is one of the most inspiring feelings that I know of. But sometimes, my friends, that sound is exactly what you DO NOT want. That …

TM Podcast 013: Ryan Burke of The 60 Cycle Hum Podcast

Blake

Today on the Tone Mob Podcast, I sit down with Ryan Burke to talk about lady gear heads, conjoined twins, pedals, and old timey freak shows. Check out 60 Cycle Hum on iTunes and Youtube Other cool stuff: Tone Mob Associates Tonemob.com/store Listen on iTunes Listen on Stitcher Listen on Soundcloud Thanks for listening and don’t forget to leave a …

If You Have To Ask…

Blake Rant, Tone Talk

This whole Tone Mob project has been a seriously wild ride! I’ve been so fortunate to meet all these awesome new people, and listen to stories from all these incredible builders. There is one story however, that is really sticking in my craw, so to speak. A story I keep hearing over and over and over again from nearly EVERY …

TM Podcast 010: Josh Scott of JHS Pedals

Blake

On the latest edition of the Tone Mob Podcast, I talk with Josh Scott about crayons, Abbey Road, some mediocre sounding speakers, and spoons. Listen on iTunes Listen on Soundcloud Listen on Stitcher Tone Mob Store Tone Mob Associates JHSPedals.com  

TM Podcast 007: Paul Rhoney of Rhoney Guitars

Blake

Today we are talking to Paul Rhoney of Rhoney Guitars and The Luthierist Podcast. We talk sanding, the importance of being genuine, benadryl, and Bond villains. Also… We have merch! Kind of. There is a T-Shirt Presale going now! Check it out! T-Shirt Preorder Listen on iTunes Listen on Stitcher Rhoneyguitars.com Luthierist Podcast

Lunastone Wise Guy Overdrive

Blake News, Tone Talk

I recently had a rather unique opportunity laid out in front of me. I was contacted by the U.S. rep for a Danish pedal company called Lunastone. He asked if I would be interested in trying a new overdrive that was not officially available in the States yet. Given the depths of my gear addiction, it was somewhat similar to …