“I Didn’t Know How To Play Guitar” w/ Brian Venable of Lucero

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“I Didn’t Know How To Play Guitar” w/ Brian Venable of Lucero

 
 
00:00 / 1:10:05
 
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STOKED! Lucero is one of my favorite bands of all time, so it was an honor to sit down with Brian Venable. We get a behind the scenes look at the origins of the band, his take on guitar playing, gear, and life in general. We also talk about sneaking people into shows, a weird experience with Alternative Press, beer …

Scoring Films, Solo Music & Other Stuff w/ Danny Black (Good Old War)

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Scoring Films, Solo Music & Other Stuff w/ Danny Black (Good Old War)

 
 
00:00 / 1:03:02
 
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Danny Black is a guitarist, tone nerd, and a real cool dude. He plays in a band called Good Old War, and has a string of excellent solo records. The most recent of which is called Black Ryno and it is out wherever you get your music. Check it out here! If you would like to do that, TEXT ME …

De’Von Blue & Blake vs The Music Industry

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De’Von Blue & Blake vs The Music Industry

 
 
00:00 / 1:14:56
 
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Hello! Welcome to a bonus episode of the show!!! Today is a little different than normal. This is a discussion around working as an independent artist in this weird digital age we are in. De’Von and I are going to be embarking on a journey together to push his musical project Boy Indigo forward, and we would like you to …

The Pedal Movie Update! w/ Dan Orkin & Michael Lux

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The Pedal Movie Update! w/ Dan Orkin & Michael Lux

 
 
00:00 / 1:07:43
 
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It is time for an update! I know a lot of folks have been wondering what is happening with The Pedal Movie, and the dudes thought it would be a good idea to come back on for an update. They fill in some gaps, tell some tales, and give a pretty good idea of what to expect in the film. …

James Bowman of Against Me! & BAE

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James Bowman of Against Me! & BAE

 
 
00:00 / 1:20:40
 
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This was a very fun and very on topic episode for a change! James has been in the band Against Me! for a long time, and recently started Bowman Audio Endeavors. He is a great dude, and this was a really fun chat. It turns out…… we both have an affinity for a certain era of Les Paul. This was …

Nick Rogers of Dirty Haggard Audio

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Nick Rogers of Dirty Haggard Audio

 
 
00:00 / 1:29:08
 
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Nick and met in a Fred Meyer parking lot on a weird day in Portland, OR. We had a good chat about pedals and whatnot before we parted ways. A month or so later we recorded this podcast and we got into some interesting territory! Enjoy the chat! Check out his pedals at https://www.dirtyhaggard.com/ Check out the Tone Mob YouTube …

Rob Chapman!!!!!!!!!!

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Rob Chapman!!!!!!!!!!

 
 
00:00 / 1:03:41
 
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This was an awesome conversation! Rob is the man behind Chapman Guitars, an extremely popular YouTube channel, Snake Oil Pedals, and a whole bunch of music! This was a really, really fun episode and a long time coming! Enjoy this one folks. This was a blast! Check out Rob’s YouTube Channel HERE Support the show and get extra episodes over …

A Pedal for Jack White?? w/ Alex from Coppersound Pedals

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A Pedal for Jack White?? w/ Alex from Coppersound Pedals

 
 
00:00 / 1:14:08
 
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Alex has returned! He came on the podcast way back in 2016, which is like, an entire lifetime ago! Coppersound Pedals had the opportunity to develope a pedal with none other than Jack White himself. (White Stripes, Raconteurs, Third Man Records….. Yeah, that Jack White.) So we go over what has changed since the last time he came on, and …

Aisha Loe of Loe Sounds

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Aisha Loe of Loe Sounds

 
 
00:00 / 1:09:13
 
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Such a fun episode!! Aisha and I really hit it off. A lot of nerdery about gear, music and a whole bunch of other nonsense. I really enjoyed this chat and I am betting that you will too. Loe Sounds Instagram Check out Pedalraffle.com for info on the large rig giveaway. Support the show and get extra episodes over at …

Nashville Pedal People Bonus Episode

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Nashville Pedal People Bonus Episode

 
 
00:00 / 1:13:50
 
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This one was so much fun! A while back, I was in Nashville, TN, and Grant & Karen from Big Ear Pedals organized a small get together for us to record a podcast. On this one I’m chatting up a storm with Jesse from Rude Tech, Awol from Awol Pedals, the Big Ear crew, Matt from 1981 Inventions, and Trey …