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 …

Fuzzrocious Pedals Returns!!!!

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Fuzzrocious Pedals Returns!!!!

 
 
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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. …

NFT Guitar Pedals w/ Tom from Tomkat Pedals

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NFT Guitar Pedals w/ Tom from Tomkat Pedals

 
 
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Tom is back!!!! Mr. Kogut came back on the show after a LONG break. This dude makes excellent effects pedals, and is just an interesting guy all around. We talk about integrating guitar effects into the NFT space, how he is doing it and what some of the crazy possibilities might be in the future. As well as BMX. Lots …

Tom, Do You Have Anything Sharp On You?

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Tom, Do You Have Anything Sharp On You?

 
 
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Here it is. The thing I’ve been working on for months and can’t seem to shut up about. Here is my first solo record. I’m working under the name “American Cyclops” and the album title is “Tom, Do You Have Anything Sharp On You?” It is brought to you by the fantastic folks at Sweetwater. Make sure and show them …

Josh Scott of JHS Pedals Part Deux

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Josh Scott of JHS Pedals Part Deux

 
 
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Wow. WOW. It has been quite the journey for both Mr. Scott and myself since he last came on the podcast. Catching up was truly fantastic. The man is truly passionate about all this stuff, and i think that comes through in a big way during this conversation. Enjoy the episode! Check out his goods HERE and The JHS Show …

Breaking Bodies w/ Scot of SNK Pedals

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Breaking Bodies w/ Scot of SNK Pedals

 
 
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Another long overdue episode this week! Today I’m talking to Scott DeBockler of SNK Pedals. We have been in touch for several years, and it was rad to finally make this happen! Scott is a good dude who makes rad stuff. We have a lot of crossover interests as well so that made for a great time. Enjoy it folks! …

Going AWOL!!!!

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Going AWOL!!!!

 
 
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This has been a long time coming! I’m so stoked to get my dude Awol (Aaron) on the show. This was a great chat about how he got started in music, his experience building pedals, Nashville food, and of course we top the whole thing off with a criticism of society and our education system. Check out his work HERE …

“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

 
 
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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 …

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

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

 
 
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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 …