Episodes

Kyle Sipress of TDWP

Feb. 10, 2020

Here is a fresh one for you! Kyle came to play in TDWP in a bit of a unique way and is a really cool dude. I met him briefly at the Fuzzrocious booth at NAMM after Ryan introduced us. We hit it off right away and I think you…

Teppei Teranishi of Thrice

Feb. 3, 2020

THIS IS A MASSIVE ONE! For me at least. Teppei is one of my favorite guitar players from my favorite band, Thrice. Jeston Porter and I were able to sit down in the basement of the Roseland Theater in Portland and nerd out a …

Tom Cram of Spiral FX (Ex Digitech/DOD)

Jan. 28, 2020

I have been wanting to do this episode for quite a while! Tom Cram was the man behind some of the best releases that Digitech/DOD ever made, and is now doing his own thing at Spiral FX. We get into a bunch of stuff, includin…

The Pedal Movie w/ Dan Orkin and Michael Lux

Jan. 20, 2020

A movie? About guitar pedals? Oh yes. It is coming, Dan and Michael are working on a epic documentary for Reverb.com about guitar pedals and the culture that surrounds them. They tell us all about it, This is going to be rea…

Matt Armstrong of The Future Violents/Murder By Death

Jan. 13, 2020

Another fun one coming atcha! This episode came about in a very odd way, but I'm very glad it did! Matt is an excellent bassist who has played in some of my favorite bands. He is also a super cool dude, who has had some wild…

Joey Bradford of The Used

Jan. 6, 2020

This is a hot one! Joey plays guitar for one of my favorite bands, The Used. He is a legit gear nerd, a fantastic guitar player and he has a really rad story. Also, a super rad dude! This is one of the raddest episodes ever.…

Porter Pickups Visits The Shred Shed

Dec. 30, 2019

Brain Porter and Marco Gonzalez dropped by the Shed for some nerdery and jamming a while back. It was good times and great conversation. Brian is the head dude over at Porter Pickups & Porter Guitars. They are making amazing…

A Conversation w/ Devon Whitaker

Dec. 23, 2019

Devon Whitaker is creating some of the craziest pedal demos on the internet. It was a real treat to have him on the show to tell his story. He has a vast amount of musical experience, and is just a swell guy. You are going t…

A Conversation w/ Daniel Donato

Dec. 16, 2019

Mr. Donato was kind enough to sit down with me and chew the fat. He talks a lot about his philosophy on guitar playing, telecasters, learning, and a whole lot more. He also gave me a fresh response to the final question of t…

Matt Eich of Mule Resonator Guitars Part Deux

Dec. 9, 2019

This is a wild episode! On it we talk about what makes his guitars unique, being murdered by Jason Momoa, Benson Amps, mini humbuckers and a whole lot more! Make sure you check out Matt's work on Instagram, and https://www.m…

Scott Harper of KNOBS Demos

Dec. 2, 2019

This episode has been a long time coming! Scott and I first met at NAMM 2 years ago, and I've been trying to talk him into doing the podcast ever since. I'm glad it worked out that way though. The man has been through some t…

Bobb Bruno of Best Coast

Nov. 25, 2019

Episode 155- Here is a real treat for you! On this episode Bobb and I talk about meeting Paul McCartney, opening for Metallica, weird old pedals, Ibanez guitars, festivals and more! Check out his band Best Coast at Bestcoast…

Alec Breslow of Mask Audio Electronics

Nov. 19, 2019

On this episode, Alec and I talk about bears that fall out of trees, guitar pedals, how he got started building effects, and Detroit pizza. It is a great episode, hope you enjoy! Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megap…

Scott Middleton of Cancer Bats

Nov. 11, 2019

The guitarist from one of my favorite bands????!!!! Yup! This is happening. Scott is a amazing guitarist. Seriously. The man has riffs for days. On top of that he is a legit gear nerd, a top notch producer, and an awesome du…

Zak Ferentz of Ferentz and The Felons

Nov. 4, 2019

Zak Ferentz is a musician from New Jersey. He had a challenging upbringing to say the least, and guitar music helped pull him out of that. We talk about that as well as the usual pedals/amps/guitar stuff. It was a great chat…

Trevor Chase of Coconut Monkey Electronics

Oct. 28, 2019

Trevor Chase came by the Shred Shed to hang out, play a little guitar, and nerd out on stuff. So we decided to record a podcast! It was really a fun chat and he makes really cool stuff. Check it out at his website! Learn mor…

Tommy Marz of Sound Vapors

Oct. 22, 2019

I had a great time on this episode! On this one I'm talking with Tommy Marz about his musical projects, talking with rockstars, pedals, and the difficulty of switching names for your musical projects. Make sure you check out…

Talking Tonal Nonsense w/ Robert Baker

Oct. 14, 2019

We have a very hydrated episode for you! Robert is a well known guitarist on YouTube who's videos have generated millions of views. He is a monster of a player, a great guy, and his videos are awesome. If that sounds like yo…

Yvette Young of Covet

Oct. 8, 2019

So stoked about this episode! This was a really crazy evening complete with power outages, pizza, amazing guitar playing and a whole bunch of nerdery. I think you are really going to enjoy it Yvette is one of my very favorit…

Music Therapy? w/ Chris Millett

Sept. 30, 2019

Episode 147- This is the most actual guitar playing that has ever appeared on this podcast...... I'm so excited about this episode! I sat down with music therapist Chris Millet to discuss what music therapy is and how it can…

Steve Demedash of Demedash Effects

Sept. 23, 2019

Another fun one for you! On this episode Steve and I talk about why Canadians are really so polite, how he got started, his thoughts on electronics layouts, and.........ranch dressing. Oh yeah. He went there. Make sure you c…

Talking Music w/ Dovydas

Sept. 16, 2019

Episode 145- Today, I talk with musician and YouTube creator Dovydas! The man is a real treat of a person and has a unique style that I really dig. He is a delight to chat with and I think you will enjoy his story. Make sur…

Mitch Gallagher of Sweetwater Sound

Sept. 9, 2019

On this episode I'm hanging out with a man known to all gearheads of the world! We talk about his amps, his pedals, and an unreal baritone Martin. Mitch also dispenses some great advice and has some really cool insight as a …

World Record Pedalboard Round Table

Sept. 5, 2019

Episode 143-What? A world record? Yes Sweetwater, Rob Scallon and a host of other folks got together and assembled the world's largest guitar effect pedalboard as recognized by the folks at Guinness! Josh Scott of JHS Pedals…