March 19, 2017
This episode is brought to you by Mr Black Pedals, builder of the JDS-50 Overdrive and a slew of modulation and time effects. This episode was also brought to you by Mammoth Electronics. They just rolled out a bunch of classic Keeley Mods for your listening pleasure. Finally this episode was sponsored by Sinasoid. The Sliver series patch cable is back. Get it while you can!
Here's what you need to know about this episode. Ryan bought an Ibanez shredder of some sort. Here's our list of topics
Stargate Guitar, I guess
Are single channel digital amps something the market wants?
March 12, 2017
This week's episode was brought to you by Barefoot Buttons. There's no better way to make reaching a small pedal tucked away on your pedal board than using a Barefoot Button. Get one today! This week's episode was also brought to you by Sinasoid. Are you looking for an instrument, patch or speaker cable? Check out Sinasoid. Their quality is top notch and their warranty will last longer than you do.
This week Ryan talks about getting a BOSS Katana. Then we get into the good stuff.
The Strymon Effect
Fussy for money
This week's song was from Cody lake for his band "Salt". The song is called "My Lover"
March 5, 2017
This episode was brought to you by Sinasoid. If you're looking for the best guitar cable on the market, start and finish your search with Sinasoid.
In this episode Ryan and Steve get right to it. There's some goofy ads plus we respond to one of your questions and address an observation.
3 stand microphone
Ryan and Steve talk about the FUTURE (of music)
Left Handed stuff
Ryan and Steve talk about Pedals and gear: Youtube vs. Real Life
This week's music was sent in by Matthew Holl of Wren and Cuff. This track features the Wren and Cuff Gold Comp and the White Elk Small Foot running direct using a Presonus Firestudio
February 26, 2017
This episode is sponsored by Barefoot Buttons. Whether you're looking to boost the height of a low-lying pedal or just give yourself a bigger target, Barefoot Buttons is the switch topper for you. This episode is also sponsored by Sinasoid. When you're in need of a custom cable or just want something guaranteed robust off the shelf, check out Sinasoid.
Ryan talks about his amp journey
How to chorus
Guitar setup for dummies
Ryan and Steve read all 285 Ferengi Rules of Acquisition including the 47 comentaries, 900 major and minor judgements and all 10,000 considered opinions. Then they discuss how they apply to Craigslisting and flipping guitars.
Massive Strat route
This week's song was sent by Josh Marmon of Jake and Josh. The song is called "Song for Hurricane Irene"
February 13, 2017
This episode was brought to you by the Gabriel Tenorio String Company. I don't know what to say about these strings except they are hands down the most consistently recommended high end string I've ever seen. When you want the finest strings made by hand, look no further than theGTSco. This episode was also sponsored by Barefoot Buttons. Whether you need to figure out how to make that tap tempo on your board's back row easier to reach or you just want to add some color to your board, look no further than Barefoot Buttons to make it happen. Lastly this episode was sponsored by Cusack Music. Check out Cusack's newest pedal, the Orthrus. Like the two-headed beast of legend, the Orthrus pack some intense, high-gain growl with a boost/kill switch to add an extra dimension to your playing.
Ryan and Steve made a thing. Here's what they talked about
The Pros and Cons of dual channel dirt boxes
Ryan is on a journey...an amp journey
This week's music was a "Sweet Jam" sent by Michael Freer.
February 5, 2017
This week's episode was brought to you by Sinasoid. If you're looking for a premium guitar or patch cable, look no further than Sinasoid.
This week Ryan and Steve sit down in the garage and talk about guitar cabs...unfinished...from eBay. Ryan wants them and he's going to tell you why.
Music Group (parent of Behringer, TC and others) says 2017 was their last NAMM
We review the Gibson M2
A good flip (Steve loves these Strats)
This week's song was sent by William Strickland for his band, Kosovo. This song is called Countless Days.
January 29, 2017
This episode was sponsored by the fine folks at Sinasoid. If you're looking for a cable that's built to keep sounding great for years, go check out Sinasoid. This episode is also sponsored by Barefoot Buttons, makers of a stompbox switch accessory that converts your little switch into a big target.
Ryan and Steve slurp on some science vodka from Bellion Spirits before diving into the week's festivities
Reading through Guitar World magazine
Mickey Mouse Guitars
Boss OD-1, engagement edition
This week's music was sent in by Andrew Roozeboom and is called "San Francisco"
January 26, 2017
Ryan, Steve, and Aaron from the Gear Slum podcast talk about their dramatic exit from NAMM 2017.
January 26, 2017
Matt Knight of the Guitar Nerds Podcast walks the NAMM floor with us and talk about his very first NAMM experience. Along the way we run into Dylan from Dylan Pickups.