Category: Music

60 Cycle Hum is a guitar podcast that covers the used market of Craigslist, Ebay and Reverb.com, Each week hosts Ryan and Steve tackle ads sent in by listeners and discuss topics relevant to the guitar gear industry. If you listen to Guitar Nerds, Chasing tone, or any other popular guitar podcast 60 Cycle Hum should be familiar to you.

February 23, 2020

Hello Kitty Epiphone? - Static Prevails - Collecting 80s guitars - SGazzmaster - Are we Posers? - Crap

This week's episode is sponsored by:

Chase Bliss Audio

In this week's episode we don't talk about anything new, because nothing new happened to us. That's a tragedy of some kind, right? This week's album review was for Jimmy Eat World's "Static Prevails"

IMGUR

1. Hello Kitty Epiphone

2. Will 80s guitars start gaining value?

3. SGJaguar

4. When have you felt like a poser?

5. Crap

This week's music was sent by Valerie for her band, Killing the Flower. The song is called "Shackles"

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February 16, 2020

Floyd with Bigsby? - Purple Rain - what is “Budget”? - Coin Picks -Loaning out guitars -Poop Dad

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Chase Bliss Audio

In this week's episode Ryan announces his awesome new medical diagnosis. 

This week's album review is Prince - Purple Rain

PHOTOBOMB

1. Epi Nut

2. Do people have unrealistic expectations on budget guitars? Who gets to define if an instrument is budget?

3. Coin Picks

4. How comfortable are you with sharing gear?

5. Doodad

This week's song was sent by Patrick Kenny of the band Husbands and is called "1993".

 

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February 9, 2020

Cereal guitar - NAMM Public Day? - Relic Crayon - Buyers and Sellers - Baritone conversion

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Chase Bliss Audio

In this episode Ryan talks about how it's finally time to thin the herd. Steve gets excited about reopening the Google Voicemail line (619-363-4866) and the guys review MC5's "Back in the USA" album.

I posted pictures

1. Are you for Cereal?

2. Would an actual public day ruin winter NAMM?

3. Relic Crayon

4. How should buyers and sellers interact?

5. Baritone Conversion

This week's song was sent in by Justin Wood, aka Careless Light, and is called "Sheer"

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February 2, 2020

Firefly Flips - Year of the RAT - Signed Fender Check - Buffing a matte finish - $30k cousin classic

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In this week's episode Steve updates with some more NAMM news. He reviews the EAROS hi-fidelity noise filters and talks a little about the Music Area Han Pro bass case. Ryan talks about getting ready to learn about the Singular Sound AEROS looper

Looky here

1. Firefly Markup

2. What's your favorite RAT pedal?

3. Canceled Check

4. How do you make a matte finish shine?

5. Vintage Why?

This week's song was sent by McG and is called "Generation Resolution"

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January 27, 2020

311- Fretless with Floyd - Rush 2112 - Leaked Squiers - Fir$t A¢t & Gigging vs Studio gear (no click version)

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Chase Bliss Audio

Welcome to episode 311. We came totally original for this episode and hope you're down for it.

Ryan and Steve open a box of love from Big Ear Pedals and show a guitar that was sent by MojoStompboxes.

What a Beautiful Disaster

1. Fretless Floyd Rose

2. What's up with the Squier Paranormal Series?

3. Master piece

4. Do you have anything that's "Good enough to gig" or really just "for the home studio"?

5. Pickle Burger

This week's song is "Down" by 311.

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January 19, 2020

Peach Guitar - Are you EXPERIENCED? (album exchange) - Shame Flute - Spider Guitar - AND MORE!

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In this episode Ryan talks about the Walrus Audio Mako D1, and the guys review the Jimi Hendrix Experience's "Are You Experienced?" album.

I posted pictures

1. Peach Custom

2. Historical torture: The Shame Flute

3. Spider Headless

4. What are the things you check on a guitar in a store?

5. Peavey T40

This week's song was sent in by Michael Nabors and is called "The Raid Was Pointless"

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January 12, 2020

Modded Blacktop Tele - Exile on Main street - HATS? - Flip bait haul - Vodka Guitars & MORE!

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This week Ryan talks about the new Walrus Audio Julia v2. Steve celebrates selling his Pedaltrain PT-1. Then the guys talk about listening to the Rolling Stones "Exile on Mainstreet".

PHOTO STUFF

1. Fender Blacktop Baritone Tele

2. Is wearing a hat on stage going to make a comeback in 2020?

3. Flip this pile?

4. What is the future of...

5. UV Vodka Guitar

This week's song was sent by Ian Duncan of the band Sugar Death Whistle and is called "Arctic Doofus"

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January 5, 2020

Talman Prototype - Gear Will & Testament - Reverse fanfret? - Too many amps? - Toilet Pedal

This week we reach for the Starfield, talk about hearing protection and think about what will happen to our gear when we die. 

This week's episode is sponsored by:

D'addario XT strings

Chase Bliss Audio

Steve is going to try our these acoustic filters from Earos when he's at NAMM. After he talks about how the initial fit goes, here's a list of things that are topics I guess.

1000+ words

1. Starfield Electric Guitar

2. What will happen to your gear when you die?

3. Vintage Custom

4. How many amps is too many when you're playing live?

5. Free pedal

This week's song was sent by Drew Smyser from the band Whistler Lane and is called "Never Again".

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December 29, 2019

DRINKISODE - Loose for New Years - Jeweled 335 - Gear Trends - Ryan and Steve Sigs - Custom Paisley thing

This week we crush some beers and talk about 335s, new pedals for Steve, 60 Cycle Hum signature instruments and some funky paisley guitar

This week's episode is sponsored by:

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Steve updates on picking up the K2 from Like My Pedals and talks a little bit about the Yellowcake Pedals Psychotropia he got from a Secret Santa exchange. Ryan talks about taking 3 guitars to Christmas services.

Hopefully these are all the pictures

1. Bedazzled ES-335

2. Chordmaster

3. Gear Trends that hopefully don't make it to 2020

4. What would Ryan and Steve design into a $300 signature instrument?

5. Custom Paisley

This week's song was from Matt from the band Blue Light Special and is called "Chains"

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December 22, 2019

Two Bridges - Are Vintage Guitars worth it? - HOLY BASS - Cheap gear vs. the Environment - Pick your Poop

This week we talk about an acoustic guitar with TWO BRIDGES, Homeschool romance, The value of vintage guitars, a weigh relieved bass, saving the planet and a crappy guitar pick holder.

This week's episode is sponsored by:

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Chase Bliss Audio

Want to know what's going on in our lives? Steve bought a pedal from Like My Pedals. Ryan has a wart on his hand.

Nickelback this

1. Double bridge guitar

2. Are vintage guitars worth what people ask for them?

3. HOLY BASS

4. Does cheap gear have a major impact on the environment?

5. Crappy pickholder

This week's song was sent by Ben Fehr from the band Madness and Civilization and is called "Hypnotized"

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