Episodes

Jason Verlinde of The Fretboard Journal

July 13, 2020

Podcasts collide yet again! Jason is the head dude behind one of the best guitar publications out there, The Fretboard Journal. He's done a great job at staying fully independent and producing media in the guitar space for a…

ANOTHER ONE w/ Jay Leonard J

July 6, 2020

Jay Leonard J returns for another chat about spicy food, cheeseball, and a smattering of guitar things. We also discuss whether butter is a sauce, and if you have no sauce you're lost. But don't get lost in the sauce. We go …

Philippe Herndon of Caroline Guitar Co. pt 3

June 29, 2020

BOY OH BOY do we go off in the weeds on this episode!! Like way off, but of course we do because that is what always happens when my guy Philippe comes on the program. This was a lot of fun. Hope you enjoy! Philippe's websit…

A Good Chat w/ Dave Hause

June 23, 2020

This episode is kind of a trip to listen to now. I recorded this with Dave in late February of 2020. In person. At the venue. Hearing it now makes me excited for the future! I can't wait until shows can safely proceed again.…

A Conversation w/ De'von Whitaker pt. Deux

June 15, 2020

We've got a hot one coming atcha! De'von is back on the show to wax ethereal about a gamut of subjects. Not much gear talk on this one, but we do explore things related to art and it's importance in our current times. If you…

Emily & Andrew of Get Offset

June 8, 2020

Hey hey!!! It is new episode day. Today I'm talking with Emily and Andrew from the Get Offset Podcast! This was part of a marathon podcast session I had with them, and if you enjoy this episode, please slide over and check o…

Loki Davison of Poly Effects

June 1, 2020

Coming atcha with another hot one! Well, actually it is cold. Because apparently it gets cold in Australia and I had no idea. We go over generalizations about US and Australian culture, his very advanced effects, his backgro…

Michael McCleary of Surfer Blood

May 25, 2020

From auditioning for high school, to joining the band. We go over a ton of stuff in this episode, and I think you are really going to like it! Enjoy the episode folks! Check the band out! https://www.surferblood.com/ Learn m…

Zambricki Li of Magic Giant

May 19, 2020

Hey hey folks! This was an epic episode. Zambricki has quite the crazy backstory. I found it to be very interesting that his career came about as a result of a car accident.... That was definitely a new one for me! Check it …

Barry Grzebik of Grez Guitars

May 12, 2020

This one turned out really really good! I've wanted to get Barry on for a while now. I didn't know about his background as an acoustican! We get into that and some tips for building your own Shred Shed, how that knowledge im…

A Chat w/ Scott Gailor

May 4, 2020

Here is another one! Scott and I have crossed paths many times on the internet and at trade shows. He works in a rather unique spot in the gear industry, and I thought it would be cool to get him to come on and talk about it…

Boot Arreola of BA Ferguson Guitars

April 27, 2020

BOOT IS FINALLY ON! This has been a long time coming so I am super glad it was able to happen. Boot makes awesome guitars, and is an awesome dude. You don't want to miss this episode! Learn more about your ad choices. Visit …

Ken Rose of Hero Jr.

April 20, 2020

Here is another one for you!! Ken is from an epic band called Hero Jr. They have excellent tone, excellent riffs, and are rad dudes. Check them out after you get through this episode. Seriously. Link is below. https://www.he…

Eddie Breckenridge of Thrice

April 14, 2020

AHHHHHHH!!!!!! It happened again! This time I caught up with Eddie from Thrice and we took a journey through his gear over the years. We also talked about his affinity for Gibson Grabber basses, the clones that he built hims…

Kathy Valentine of The Go Gos

April 10, 2020

This was such a fun episode! Kathy was an absolute treat to talk with. She has such a great story, and has done so many things. This was truly an epic episode. You do not want to miss this one! Here is the Spotify Link to he…

Grant and Karen of Big Ear Pedals

April 6, 2020

The Big Ear Pedals crew returns! It has been quite a long time since they have been on and we have so much to discuss! This was much needed update from Grant and Karen and it was a real treat. We talk about spiders, and cycl…

Fluff of Riffs Beards & Gear

March 30, 2020

This was an absolute treat of episode. Fluff is such a good dude, and he has a fantastic YouTube channel. If you have not checked it out I highly suggest you do so. Enjoy the episode folks! Ryan's Channel is right here. Lear…

Mark Lettieri of Snarky Puppy

March 27, 2020

This was a prime episode. Seriously. Mark rules. He is an amazing player and such a great dude talk to. I think everyone is really going to enjoy this episode. Check it out! Mark's website : https://www.marklettieri.com/ Lea…

Steve McDonald of Redd Kross, OFF!, and The Melvins

March 16, 2020

On this episode we talk about BASS, useless guitars, opening for Black Flag, and a whole bunch of other stuff. This was an excellent, excellent episode! I think you all will dig this! Learn more about your ad choices. Visit …

An Update From Paul Rhoney of Rhoney Guitars

March 12, 2020

What? An extra episode? Yup! Paul Rhoney and Danny Perez came by the Shred Shed several months ago. We nerded out, and then we received an update from Paul on his life and the current state of Rhoney Guitars. Warning, minima…

Ian Pritchard of collector//emitter

March 9, 2020

On this episode, I am joined by Ian Pritchard. Best known as the man behind the YouTube channel collectore//emitter. We talk a lot about pedals, mojo, emo music and a whole lot more. After you are done with this episode go c…

Michael Virella of Tonetuga FX

March 2, 2020

Conspiracy theories, Coronavirus, and some guitar stuff too! This episode is all over the place, but it is all good! Michael is great to talk to and he makes really cool pedals. Make sure and check them out at https://tonetu…

Sacha Dunable of Intronaut/Dunable Guitars

Feb. 24, 2020

Finally! I've been wanting to make this episode happen for quite a while. Super happy to finally have it happen. Sacha makes tremendous instruments and plays in a killer band. I hope you enjoy the show and make sure you chec…

Multiscale Explained with Jason Rodgers of Jayemar Guitars

Feb. 17, 2020

TIME TO GET EDUCATED. Jason is a local luthier who specializes in multiscale instruments. We take a deep nerdy dive on this one and I definitely learned a ton. I might even have to jump back in and relearn some of the things…