Episodes

Chris Benson of Benson Amps Reprise

Oct. 22, 2018

Episode 95- On this episode, Chris and I sit in his wonderful, but sweaty shop. I'm always sweating when I'm recording with Chris. Anyhow, we talk about how things have changed for the both of us, the fact that he was not we…

Ryan McCay of Yellowcake Pedals Number 3

Oct. 16, 2018

Episode 94- The first three time guest! Ryan from Yellowcake Pedals returns to discuss a WIDE range of topics today. He educated me on control voltage, we talked about Anthony Bourdain, and a whole lot more. Have fun! Make s…

Chad Jennings of Jennings Guitars

Oct. 8, 2018

Episode 93- Today I sit down with Chad Jennings to discuss how we thought we were being bombed, Dustin Kensrue, Little Caesar's, learning to build guitars on your own, and a whole lot more. Make sure and check it out! Learn …

Richard Hoover of Santa Cruz Guitars

Oct. 1, 2018

ACOUSTIC GUITARS?????!!!! What is this podcast coming to??? In all seriousness, Richard was an absolute delight to chat with and he really provided me with a great education on how an acoustic functions, and what we are actu…

Matt and Carl of Electrofoods Pedals

Sept. 24, 2018

Episode 91- Buckle up! We go off the deep end with this episode, in al the best ways. We talk about using guitars in weird tunings, playing through bass cabs, approaching songwriting through poetry, and so much more! You'll …

Pete Celi and Ethan Tufts of Strymon

Sept. 18, 2018

Episode 90- In this episode I sat down with Pete and Ethan to talk about a whole list of things. From Pete's start in this business and the turn of events that saw Strymon using Analog Devices products, Damage Control, what …

Cindy Hulej of Cindy Guitars

Sept. 10, 2018

Episode 89-This was another fun one! Today I talk to Cindy about her rather unorthodox hiring at Carmine Street Guitars, her leather work, making guitars out of oollllllllld New York wood, and the movie they were in! All gre…

TM Podcast 088: Ryan Burke of 60 Cycle Hum (Reprise)!

Sept. 3, 2018

On this episode, Ryan and I sit down to talk about basically everything. We discuss non buttered toast, pedals he can't talk about, he tries to goad me into political discussion and basically everything except guitar gear. I…

TM Podcast 087: Matthew Hoopes of 1981 Inventions and Relient K

Aug. 27, 2018

This is a fun one! I talked with Matt about his musical roots and how Relient K started. We also discussed the rather sudden way they got signed to Capitol Records, the development of the DRV, his theory on selling guitars a…

TM Podcast 086: Brian Fallon and Ian Perkins of The Gaslight Anthem

Aug. 19, 2018

Very, very, very excited about this episode!!! On this one, my wife and I got to sit down with some folks that we are big, big fans of and just shoot the breeze about music. As mentioned on the episode, I've been a big fan o…

TM Podcast 085: David Rainger of Rainger FX

Aug. 12, 2018

I've been waiting a long time for this!! Finally got to sit down and chat with David Rainger about a whole giant list of things. He is a very cool dude, with a voice that I could listen to for hours. I don't know what it is,…

TM Podcast 084: Sean Arbow of Gunstreet Wiring Shop

Aug. 6, 2018

Sean made the trek up from Bend, OR to sit down in the Shred Shed. We discuss a whole range of things from how he thinks about his products, his views on the guitar community, Les Pauls, and a whole lot more. It is a good on…

TM Podcast 083: Alex Lehneis of Glass Lungs

July 30, 2018

Today I sit down with Alex from Glass Lungs to discuss their recording process, and how they are a "gear based band'. We also discuss Chinese food and how we don't have the good stuff on the west coast. Good good times. Lear…

TM Podcast 082: Dave Johnson of Scale Model Guitars

July 23, 2018

I went on location to Scale Model Guitars in Nashville to sit down with Dave to discuss a recent project. He is restoring a guitar that was built by Billy Strings' Grandfather when he was in prison in the 1960s. So, so cool.…

TM Podcast 081: Ryan Ratajski of Fuzzrocious Pedals

July 7, 2018

Its been a longggg time. One of my favorite people Mr. Ryan Ratajski from Fuzzrocious returns and we talk poliics, trolls, guitar pedals, mussels. And a new project. Yup!!! Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.f…

TM Podcast 080: Joe Branton of Guitar Nerds and Polymath

June 28, 2018

This is a real treat. Joe and I talk about the hazards of a gear nerd working in guitar retail, the history of the podcast, math rock, vibrato, phaser and much more! Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adcho…

TM Podcast 079: Jeston Porter Visits the Shred Shed/ Patreon Teaser

June 27, 2018

Exciting stuff here! My good friend Mr. Jeston Porter stopped by the Shred Shed to have a chat and to help announce the new Tone Mob Patreon Episodes! Thats right, MOAR CONTENT. Just go to patron.com/tonemob for more info. L…

TM Podcast 078: Kevin Equitz of Equitz Guitars

June 18, 2018

Been looking forward to this one for a long time! Kevin Equitz is an epic luthier, stellar human being and a legit national treasure of a human being. Check it out! Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoi…

TM Podcast 077: Joel Korte of Chase Bliss Audio (Reprise)

June 11, 2018

Joel returns!!!! On this treat of an episode Joel and discuss pushing boundaries, Thermae, strollerblading, Brothers, and much much more. This is a serious treat. You do not want to miss this episode. Trust me. Learn more ab…

TM Podcast 076: Sean Wright of Lollygagger FX

June 1, 2018

On this episode Sean and I deep dive into why he uses wooden enclosures, his plans for the future, why he uses old school wiring techniques, and of course food. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

TM Podcast 075: Andy Kim of Sinasoid

May 18, 2018

Andy and I talk about things while he rides a ferry. Including his lack of sleep, coffee roasters, guitar gear, and a bunch of other nonsense. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

TM Podcast 074: Tom Wisniewski of MxPx

April 18, 2018

On this episode Tom and I talk about breaking down in the desert, his gear journey, stabilizing 4x12s for jumping off of, Mesa Boogie amps, and a few road stories. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoic…

TM Podcast 073: Rick Matthews of Matthews Effects

April 9, 2018

Rick has came back to discuss his relationship with Mike Matthews, bring back the shrimp, talk about food, and a myriad of other things. Good things. Wonderful things. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adc…

Andy Martin of Reverb.com Visits The Shred Shed

March 25, 2018

This is quite a special episode. Andy stopped by the Shred Shed to hang out and talk gear. So we decided to throw a mic up and see what we came up with. What did we ramble about? Only one way to find out! Learn more about yo…