On this special episode, Nick Viau and Joshua Fraser come on to hang out and talk about a few things. We discuss the impact Tom Petty's music had on each of our live's, my recent trip to Awaken The Dawn in DC, and then a rundown of the gear we use.
In this episode, I talk with Chris from Swope Guitars. We talk about where he started at his local shop in Lawrence, KS to NYC with Sadowsky Guitars, Gibson Custom Shop in Nashville, back to Kansas to work with Private Reserve Guitars, to launching Swope Guitars. We talk about some of the cool players who have played his guitars like Ronny Wood, Kenny Vaughan, and JD Simo.
This week I talk with Daniel Shields of DS Guitar Engineering www.dsguitarengineering.com. He tells me about his journey from playing piano to guitar and what led him to building pedals. He explains the products he offers and why he builds them. We also talk about how he came out from credit card debt and advice on living debt free.
This week I talk with Mark Swartz. He's a senior majoring in public relations at Middle Tennessee State University. We talk about the music industry, Summer Namm, guitars, gear, and even a little bit about political campaigns.
This week I contacted Doug to find out the truth about the Denver International Airport. However, since we were talking, we talked about Kauer Guitars, his favorite burgers, Summer NAMM in Nashville, The Nambo Cat, and some of his folksy wisdom.