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.

January 21, 2018

206 - Branded

This episode was sponsored by Sinasoid. As our favorite Pro Audio Couture, Sinasoid provide top notch customer service to go along with a premium selection of instrument and speaker cables. This episode was also sponsored by Walrus Audio. The boys at Walrus have outdone themselves again. This time they've put out an amazing reverb pedal, the Fathom. Check out our demo! Lastly this episode was sponsored by the upcoming showdown between Guitar Nerd's Joe Branton and our own Steve.

Ryan sold his Ibanez RG. Did you forget Ryan had an Ibanez RG? I sure did

Pictures of stuff

1. Piano Shelf

2. Ryan and Steve discuss NAMM leaks

3. Branding to prevent theft

4. Steve and Ryan discuss what they've got planned from NAMM

5. Goo Goo Gone

This week's song was sent by Mark Byerly of the band Farewell Friend. This song is called "Tornado"

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January 14, 2018

205 - The Problem with Christian Radio

This episode was sponsored by Sinasoid. As our favorite Pro Audio Couture, Sinasoid provide top notch customer service to go along with a premium selection of instrument and speaker cables. This episode was also sponsored by Walrus Audio. The boys at Walrus have outdone themselves again. This time they've put out an amazing reverb pedal, the Fathom. Check out our demo!

Apparently Ryan and Steve get straight into the episode, because I didn't write down any notes about anything they talk about on the front end of the episode.

PICTURES!

1. Which Amp? Fender Hot Rod vs. BOSS Katana

2. Ryan and Steve discuss the recent updates to the Titan KR-2, a vibrato equipped Titan.

3. Thick picks only

4. Steve and Ryan talk about KLOVE, and the Christian music industry...and really radio in general and the music industry as a whole

5. Raccoon Trillers

This week's song was sent by Lucas Ryvers from the band Young Babylon. This song is called "Put My Heart Out". 

 

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January 7, 2018

204 - One time at alien band camp

This episode was sponsored by Sinasoid. As our favorite Pro Audio Couture, Sinasoid provide top notch customer service to go along with a premium selection of instrument and speaker cables. This episode was also sponsored by Matthews Effects. Big thanks to Matthews for sponsoring the show's 2017 Fantasy Football Season. Finally, his episode is brought to you by Chase Bliss Audio. Check out the new Warped Vinyl HiFi Vibrato/Chorus demo we made as well as all of their pedals on their home page.

This week Steve talks about seeing some random guy playing a guitar in an empty parking lot. Ryan talks about the Squier Jazzmaster that he just bought.

Here's pictures

1. Man Cave Guitars

2. What's up with Nutube technology?

3. Warmoth Custom Guitar

4. Creation Music buys Foxpedal: Ryan and Steve discuss buyouts

5. Alien Band

This week's song was sent by Scott Toolin of RST Custom Effects. The song is called "Moths"

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January 6, 2018

The Last Jedi - Opinions and Spoilers

Ryan and Steve sit down and talk about The Last Jedi, the latest installment in the Star Wars film universe.

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December 31, 2017

203 - New Gears Resolutions

This episode is brought to you by Chase Bliss Audio. Check out the new Warped Vinyl HiFi Vibrato/Chorus demo we made. This episode was also sponsored by Sinasoid. As our favorite Pro Audio Couture, Sinasoid provide top notch customer service to go along with a premium selection of instrument and speaker cables.

In this episode Steve talks about getting hit with a bait and switch in a Target parking lot. 

Here's everything else

1. Two Strats

2. Ryan wraps up his 2017 amplifier journey

3. Ukulele Guitar

4. Steve and Ryan make some New Gears Resolutions

5. Is this Martin being held for ransom?

Want to check out Guitar Tricks for lessons? Do it here!

This week's music was sent by Tyson Brinacombe and is called "Panic at Wreck Beach"

 

 

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December 23, 2017

202 - Christmas Songs with Drinky Steve

 

Here's the link to the GofundMe set up for this show

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December 17, 2017

201- Ryan & Steve in The guitar case caper

This episode was brought to you by Sinasoid. We can't get enough Sinasoid in our lives. You should check them out if you're looking for an instrument cable. Seriously...what are you waiting for? This episode was also sponsored by Matthews Effects. They've got a a sweet combo deal going with Sinasoid and ESO Straps for a strap, a cable and a Matthews Astronomer. This episode's final sponsor is Equitz Guitars. Kevin makes some great looking and playing guitars. Go check him out right now!

In this episode Steve talks about what he got from the Premier Guitar Mystery Stocking. Ryan talks about all of the new TC Electronic Pedals he is working on demos for.

Here's some pictures.

1. Too Many Cases

2. What matters most in your signal chain?

3. Dumb Mic

4. Would you rather see guitar builders put out new models or variations on older models.

5. Insane Zerberus

This week's song was sent by Cameron Bahrami of the band The Medicine Years. The song is called "Wanderlust".

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December 10, 2017

200th Episode LIVE!

This very special 200th episode was brought to you by Sinasoid Pro Audio, your one stop for a huge selection of custom cable options, and by Pelican NoiseWorks, an awesome little pedal company making top notch fuzz pedals.

This is the 200th Episode. We recorded this live at Tiger! Tiger! in San Diego. All of my notes say that we talked about ads.

Here's pictures of the ads. 

1. Les Paul Special

2. 1981 Squier Bullet

3. Man toy

4. Fender Boots

5. Church Flying V

This week's music was sent by Lee Sander for the band Flood the Roots. This song is called "Waka Flocka and the Chocolate Factory".

 

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December 3, 2017

199 - Gifts For Guitarists 2017

This episode was brought to you by Sinasoid. We can't get enough Sinasoid in our lives. You should check them out if you're looking for an instrument cable. Seriously...what are you waiting for? This episode was also sponsored by Moniker Guitars. We just got our hands on one of their Rival Series guitars. Check out our Youtube channel to see our demos!

In this episode Ryan and Steve talking about Ryan's reverb unit and how it didn't work properly for such a long time.

Here's some pictures for you:

1. "Fender"

2. 2016 Gift Guide

3. Acoustic Les Paul

4. 12 String Guitars

5. Last Scoop

This song was sent by Shanon for his band, Mutiny at Midnight. The song is called "Brick Dust Blues"

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November 26, 2017

198 - Blackish Friday

This episode was brought to you by Sinasoid. We can't get enough Sinasoid in our lives. You should check them out if you're looking for an instrument cable. Seriously...what are you waiting for? This episode was also sponsored by Matthews Effects. They've got a Cyber Monday sale (20% off) plus a sweet combo deal going with Sinasoid and ESO Straps. Last, but not least, this episode was sponsored by Moniker Guitars. We just got our hands on one of their Rival Series guitars. Check out our Youtube channel to see our demos!

In this episode Ryan talks about his latest demo projects from JHS Pedals.

Here's the other stuff and the pictures

1. Strange Guitarworks

2. Steve and Ryan talk about Black Friday deals and what they bought.

3. Tele Style

4. Delay: Analog, digital, tape, etc. We talk about them all!

5. Homemade guitar

This week's song was sent by Michael Rigby from his old band, Dysphonia. They're reformed as a band called The Awkwards.

 

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