TM Podcast 087: Matthew Hoopes of 1981 Inventions and Relient K

Blake

This is a fun one! I talked with Matt about his musical roots and how Relient K started. We also discussed the rather sudden way they got signed to Capitol Records, the development of the DRV, his theory on selling guitars and more! Good stuff here. Make sure and check out his stuff at 1981inventions.com Also, make sure you check …

TM Podcast 086: Brian Fallon and Ian Perkins of The Gaslight Anthem

Blake

Very, very, very excited about this episode!!! On this one, my wife and I got to sit down with some folks that we are big, big fans of and just shoot the breeze about music. As mentioned on the episode, I’ve been a big fan of Brian’s work for years now, so this was a real treat for me. I …

TM Podcast 085: David Rainger of Rainger FX

Blake

I’ve been waiting a long time for this!! Finally got to sit down and chat with David Rainger about a whole giant list of things. He is a very cool dude, with a voice that I could listen to for hours. I don’t know what it is, but it is awesome. Check out his work at Raingerfx.com. If you’re guitar …

TM Podcast 084: Sean Arbow of Gunstreet Wiring Shop

Blake

Sean made the trek up from Bend, OR to sit down in the Shred Shed. We discuss a whole range of things from how he thinks about his products, his views on the guitar community, Les Pauls, and a whole lot more. It is a good one. You can check out his work at GunstreetWiringShop.com. They also sponsored the episode, …

TM Podcast 083: Alex Lehneis of Glass Lungs

Blake

Today I sit down with Alex from Glass Lungs to discuss their recording process, and how they are a “gear based band’. We also discuss Chinese food and how we don’t have the good stuff on the west coast. Good good times. Also, don’t forget to visit our sponsors Sinasoid for all of your cable desires. 100 year warranty and …

TM Podcast 081: Ryan Ratajski of Fuzzrocious Pedals Part Deux

Blake

Its been a longggg time. One of my favorite people Mr. Ryan Ratajski from Fuzzrocious returns and we talk politics, trolls, guitar pedals, mussels. And a new project. Yup!!! Check it out! Make sure and check out our sponsors Gun Street Wiring Shop and Sinasoid! They make great stuff and keep the lights on around here! If you are interested …

TM Podcast 080: Joe Branton of Guitar Nerds and Polymath

Blake

This is a real treat. Joe and I talk about the hazards of a gear nerd working in guitar retail, the history of the podcast, math rock, vibrato, phaser and much more! Make sure you check out the Guitar Nerds and his band Polymath. Make sure you check out this week’s sponsors Sinasoid and Gunstreet Wiring Shop. They have those …

TM Podcast 078: Kevin Equitz of Equitz Guitars

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Been looking forward to this one for a long time! Kevin Equitz is an epic luthier, stellar human being and a legit national treasure of a human being. Check it out! This episode is sponsored by the almighty, and wonderful Sinasoid!! If you need the absolute smallest soldered patch cable you can get, look no further than the Sliver! Its …

TM Podcast 077: Joel Korte of Chase Bliss Audio (Reprise)

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Joel returns!!!! On this treat of an episode Joel and discuss pushing boundaries, Thermae, strollerblading, Brothers, and much much more. This is a serious treat. You do not want to miss this episode. Trust me. Also, make sure you check out this weeks sponsors Sinasoid and Gun Street Wiring Shop. Great people, making great stuff and directly supporting the guitar …

TM Podcast 076: Sean Wright of Lollygagger FX

Blake

On this episode Sean and I deep dive into why he uses wooden enclosures, his plans for the future, why he uses old school wiring techniques, and of course food. Check out his wares at Lollygaggerfx.com. This episode, as always is brought to you by┬áSinasoid. Makers of the finest cables and best support on the market. Check them out and …