Episodes

Nick Reinhart of Tera Melos

Sept. 2, 2019

Episode 142- Today, I sat down with Nick to discuss his love of the DL4, his musical beginnings, Hella, Dilinger Escape Plan and a whole lot more. It was a great chat and you should definitely check out his band, Tera Melos…

Sarah Lipstate of Noveller

Aug. 26, 2019

Episode 141- Super stoked about this one! One of the most requested guests yet! Sarah is a phenomenal guitarist with an extremely unique, and effects heavy approach to the instrument. Which you know is all kinds of my busine…

Justin Abernethy of Abernethy Guitars

Aug. 20, 2019

Episode 140- Today I am talking to Justin about a whole list of things! From working at Ernie Ball, to running his own one man operation. Justin has had a ton of experience and really fun to talk to. Make sure you check out …

Adam Grim of Satellite Amps Part Deux

Aug. 12, 2019

Episode 139- We have got a hot one coming your way! Adam and I sat down and talked about how to make a guitar amp float, Walter Becker, Nite Bob, BATTERY POWERED AMPS, and more! You are going to love this one, because its Ad…

Zach Broyles of Mythos Pedals

Aug. 5, 2019

Episode 138- On this episode, Zach and I discuss his beginnings as a pedal builder, playing through Dumbles, vintage guitars, Carter's Vintage Guitars, and a whole lot more! Check his stuff out at Mythospedals.com. Learn mor…

Summer NAMM Recap (Sort of) w/ Ryan Burke

July 29, 2019

Episode 137- I went to Nashville. You know this already. Ryan from 60 Cycle Hum was there too, and we kind of talk about it. A little bit. Mostly though, we ramble on incessantly about things we probably are not qualified to…

David Rolo of DroloFx

July 22, 2019

I sat down with David to talk about chips in people's brains, tremolo, fuzz pedals and a whole lot more. We also talk about what life is like in the mountains of Belgium, how soldering can be therapeutic, how the Scandinavia…

Rocky Catanese of Mercy Union

July 15, 2019

Episode 135- We have a fun one for you today! On this episode, Rocky and I have what is quite possibly the most on topic conversation of the podcast. Ever. Like ever. EVER. We talked about gear almost the whole time. Would y…

Brian Fallon Part Deux

July 9, 2019

This was AWESOME. Brian and I talk about all sorts of things. From the state of the music industry, to the need for a label, to the exact rig that he used on The 59 Sound. It was a lot of fun, and if you like. Sure and follo…

Shelby Pollard of Chicago Music Exchange

July 2, 2019

On this episode of the podcast, I sat down with Shelby to discuss, well…… Jazzmasters. And Chicago style pizza. And Gibson’s latest set of whoas…… It was a great chat and I definitely enjoyed it. Make sure you check out Shel…

Jon Schold of Sinasoid

June 24, 2019

Please Read! I'm honestly having a bit of a difficult time knowing what to write for this episode's show notes. Jon is a wonderful, optimistic person who has had a mountain of challenges thrown at him in his life. Every tim…

Andy Webber of Whalehazard Guitars

June 18, 2019

Episode 131: I had a fantastic chat with Andy about guitar inlay work, the problems that come with perfectionism, luxury goods, and a whole lot more. Check out his work at http://www.whalehazard.com/ If you just need more To…

Emily Wolfe

June 10, 2019

Episode 131: – Aliens, Fulltone OCDs, Klon KTRs, music, addiction and more. I really went all over the map with Emily and I think this conversation turned out absolutely phenomenal. Please make sure you check out her music o…

Clint McDuffie and Taylor Adams of Deep Space Devices

June 3, 2019

We get off in the weeds in this one! There was water sprayed, people ridiculed, advice given and who the heck knows what else. Make sure you check out Clint and Taylor's guitar pedals at Deepspacedevices.com If you just need…

Drew Swindle of Swindler Effects

May 27, 2019

Episode 129- This was a really fun podcast episode with Drew. We talked about his pedals, and how the company basically vanished for a year and then returned like a phoenix from the ashes. Probably not the best analogy, but …

Mike Mitchell of The Kingsmen

May 20, 2019

It is not every day you get the opportunity to sit down with a rock'n'roll legend! On this episode I sit down with Mike to talk about what life was like for him. We talked about his boost pedal, their involvement with Sunn A…

Robert Keeley Episode 18 Reissue

May 20, 2019

Now time for something a little different! Many people have cited this early episode as one of their favorite TM episodes. I went back and listened to it recently, and while I'm a little wooden as a host, Rob is extremely ca…

Analog Mike Piera of Analogman

May 13, 2019

Episode 125- I'm so excited about this episode of the podcast!!! AnalogMike hopped on to answer everyone's burning question. Why doesn't he make more of the King of Tone?? We also talk about him falling asleep on the autorac…

Philippe Herndon of Caroline Guitar Co. Part Deux

May 7, 2019

On this episode, Philippe and I discuss cocaine, playing records backwards, amp modeling, rock'n'roll and a whole lot more. Scope his stuff out at Carolineguitar.com. If you just need more Tone Mob in your life, there are ma…

Alex Millar of Zander Circuitry

April 29, 2019

On this episode, I sat down with Alex to talk about birds, guitar pedals, Green Day, the future of guitar effects. It was a really great chat and I think you'll really enjoy it. Check out his pedals right HERE. If you just n…

Colt Westbrook of Walrus Audio

April 23, 2019

It has certainly been a while! I had a great time sitting down with Colt to discuss our mutual love of 90's country, projector amps, his history with Walrus, and what life is all about. Check out their stuff at Walrusaudio.c…

Kurt Ballou of Converge

April 15, 2019

The fanboyism is strong on this episode! This time I sat down with Kurt and discussed his tonal evolution, his approach to recording/producing, his use of the Line6 Helix, and a man who eats nothing but pizza for a month str…

Adrian Thorpe of Thorpy FX

April 8, 2019

Episode 120- I had a really epic chat with Adrian on this episode! We discuss how bomb disposal relates to pedal design, how he loves hard rock, contrasts between the US and the UK and a whole lot more. Fun stuff for sure! I…

Matt and Carl from Electrofoods Pedals pt 2

April 1, 2019

Now time for something a little different! Many people have cited this early episode as one of their favorite TM episodes. We talk robots, the meaning of it all, breaking musical standards and a whole bunch of stuff. Make s…