Paid vs Unpaid Pedal Demos w/ Ryan of Demos In The Dark

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Paid vs Unpaid Pedal Demos w/ Ryan of Demos In The Dark

 
 
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My buddy Ryan Plewatki from Demos In The Dark came on the show at long last! On this one, we take a long look at “paid vs unpaid” gear demos, talk about Shaquille O’Neal, gush about Seuf Guitars, and a whole lot more. This was a good look into the thought process that goes into presenting gear in the context …

Shelby Pollard of Black Bobbin

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Shelby Pollard of Black Bobbin

 
 
00:00 / 1:10:07
 
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My dude Shelby has returned!! He came on the show quite a while ago back when he worked at a little place called Chicago Music Exchange. He has since struck it out on his own, and created a company called Black Bobbin which is doing some really awesome stuff. We talk about what he has been up to, how the …

Chris Turpin of Ida Mae

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Chris Turpin of Ida Mae

 
 
00:00 / 1:36:25
 
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This might be the Tone Mob episode that is the most overdue! I explain in more detail on the episode, but Chris and I have been in touch for YEARS. He is an amazing guitarist and a fantastic dude. We got into some heavy music industry stuff, his love of old guitar amplifiers, songwriting, navigating as an artist and a …

Francesco Artusato of Light The Torch

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Francesco Artusato of Light The Torch

 
 
00:00 / 1:03:32
 
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I am super stoked to bring this one to you! Fran and I really hit it off here. The dude has a great story and has put in THOSE HOURS. We talk about his story, gear and his musical life. There is some really fascinating stuff here. We got into some of his years with All Shall Perish, transitioning into …

Chris DeMakes of Less Than Jake

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Chris DeMakes of Less Than Jake

 
 
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Hey everyone! It is time for a tasty bonus episode featuring my dude Chris DeMakes from the band Less Than Jake, and his show, Chris DeMakes A Podcast. We had a most excellent chat about his musical history, his gear over time, the concept behind his podcast and a whole lot more. Give it a spin, I think you’ll really …

Fuzzrocious Pedals Returns!!!!

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Fuzzrocious Pedals Returns!!!!

 
 
00:00 / 01:05:44
 
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On this episode, Ryan comes back on the show and breaks my heart. He doesn’t love the same band that I do and now we cannot possibly be friends anymore. So there you go. Listen to this if you want to hear the end of a beautiful friendship. And then go check out his work at the Fuzzrocious Pedals website. …

The Guitar Geek (Andrew Ferris)

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The Guitar Geek (Andrew Ferris)

 
 
00:00 / 1:08:34
 
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We did it!!! I have been meaning to get The Guitar Geek himself on this show, and we finally made it happen. Andy and I discussed his history as a musician/entertainer, producing content for YouTube vs a podcast, the importance of mental health, and a whole lot more. This was a truly fun and important episode. I hope you dig …

New Music Day w/ Boy Indigo

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New Music Day w/ Boy Indigo

 
 
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We have something a little different for you on today’s episode! Today my friends Devon and Chelsea from Boy Indigo are debuting some fresh new tunes right here on this podcast! Today we listen to three exclusive new tracks, and talk about them at length on this very special edition of the podcast. I’m super excited to get this to …

Thomas Erak of The Fall of Troy

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Thomas Erak of The Fall of Troy

 
 
00:00 / 1:08:46
 
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Another hot one for you! This time I am sitting down with Mr. Thomas Erak from The Fall of Troy, Just Like Vinyl and a bunch of other things. We had a great time discussing his upcoming post-apocalyptic, sci-fi, horror music/art project, his recent pedal obsessions, his musical life and so much more. It is a really fun one and …

Emily Wolfe Returns!!!!!

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Emily Wolfe Returns!!!!!

 
 
00:00 / 1:03:41
 
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So stoked about this one!!! Emily is a fantastic musician out of Austin Texas. She has a KILLER new signature guitar from Epiphone, and some rad new music on the way! This was a great episode! We talked gear, we talked life, and we touched on a very important issue in regards to women in the music industry thanks to …