To Gear is Human, To Supply Divine - Episode 077

December 7, 2017

In this episode, we talk about the guitar culture nonsense surrounding Gear Supply Company's new(ish) pedal line, the ethics around kickstarters, and how much is too much for a company to ask of it's customers. 

This episode is brought to you by SINASOID. They have amazing cables of all kinds. Check out the signature Slate cable, for all your instrument needs. With the 100 year warranty, it's the last cable you'll ever need to buy. Check them out at www.sinasoid.com

This episode is also sponsored by Gabriel Tenorio String Company. Gabriel makes the finest hand-made strings for all your electric and acoustic guitar needs. Each set is hand-made and designed for your specific instrument. Join the #stringcult at www.thegts.co

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  5. An episode dedicated to you. If you want, you can even come on and do the opening segment with the three of us. (This will be available to all SHSC members, one at a time). If you don't want to have an episode dedicated to you, we can also dedicate it to your mom, dog, etc.
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It’s a Hashtag Hit - Episode 076

November 30, 2017

In this episode, we talk about Cole's many Black Friday purchases, what's that new Chase Bliss thing-o?, and Aaron orders a Spruce Effects Giganteum live on the podcast (thanks, Brian!). 

This episode is brought to you by SINASOID. They have amazing cables of all kinds. Check out the signature Slate cable, for all your instrument needs. With the 100 year warranty, it's the last cable you'll ever need to buy. Check them out at www.sinasoid.com

This episode is also sponsored by Gabriel Tenorio String Company. Gabriel makes the finest hand-made strings for all your electric and acoustic guitar needs. Each set is hand-made and designed for your specific instrument. Join the #stringcult at www.thegts.co

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  5. An episode dedicated to you. If you want, you can even come on and do the opening segment with the three of us. (This will be available to all SHSC members, one at a time). If you don't want to have an episode dedicated to you, we can also dedicate it to your mom, dog, etc.
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When I Think About Ebay, I Think About ******* - Episode 075

November 23, 2017

In this episode, we talk about our first boutique pedals owned, discuss the ethics of pedal cloning, and read some positive and not-so-positive reviews from iTunes. 

Also, we don't forget to say "Thanks for frienship." 

This episode is brought to you by SINASOID. They have amazing cables of all kinds. Check out the signature Slate cable, for all your instrument needs. With the 100 year warranty, it's the last cable you'll ever need to buy. Check them out at www.sinasoid.com

This episode is also sponsored by Gabriel Tenorio String Company. Gabriel makes the finest hand-made strings for all your electric and acoustic guitar needs. Each set is hand-made and designed for your specific instrument. Join the #stringcult at www.thegts.co

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  5. An episode dedicated to you. If you want, you can even come on and do the opening segment with the three of us. (This will be available to all SHSC members, one at a time). If you don't want to have an episode dedicated to you, we can also dedicate it to your mom, dog, etc.
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  9. You get to help spread the gospel of Slum all across your town/ the internet.
  10. Special discount code for Sinasoid products.
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Sloppy Right Hand - Episode 074

November 16, 2017

In this episode, we go off the rails and maybe talk about our favorite strings? 

There are race cars, and there are jam bands, but there are no picnics. 

Seriously, this is what it sounds like when doves cry. 

This episode is brought to you by SINASOID. They have amazing cables of all kinds. Check out the signature Slate cable, for all your instrument needs. With the 100 year warranty, it's the last cable you'll ever need to buy. Check them out at www.sinasoid.com

This episode is also sponsored by Gabriel Tenorio String Company. Gabriel makes the finest hand-made strings for all your electric and acoustic guitar needs. Each set is hand-made and designed for your specific instrument. Join the #stringcult at www.thegts.co

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  5. An episode dedicated to you. If you want, you can even come on and do the opening segment with the three of us. (This will be available to all SHSC members, one at a time). If you don't want to have an episode dedicated to you, we can also dedicate it to your mom, dog, etc.
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  8. We'll buy you a coffee, beer, or Diet Mt. Dew if we ever see you around town.
  9. You get to help spread the gospel of Slum all across your town/ the internet.
  10. Special discount code for Sinasoid products.
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Where My Pripyat? - Episode 073

November 9, 2017
 

In this episode, we talk about the new JHS pedals, the relative size of gear culture "celebrities," and solderless patch cables. Also, Phil and Cole recount the first gear deal they made WITH EACH OTHER and WHY is Aaron buying a new reverb pedal?!

This episode is brought to you by SINASOID. They have amazing cables of all kinds. Check out the signature Slate cable, for all your instrument needs. With the 100 year warranty, it's the last cable you'll ever need to buy. Check them out at www.sinasoid.com

This episode is also sponsored by Gabriel Tenorio String Company. Gabriel makes the finest hand-made strings for all your electric and acoustic guitar needs. Each set is hand-made and designed for your specific instrument. Join the #stringcult at www.thegts.co

Alternate Titles: 

 “How Old is William?”

“Phil Gets Nostalgic”

“Deep into my Annals”

“Chunky Basty Strikes Again”

“Is This Thing On?”’

“Hashtag GearSluminnati”

“A Handful of Clammy Dogs”

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Cross Dressing at the Airport - Episode 072

November 2, 2017
In this episode, we talk to Heidi Klum about her desire to join the Upper Crust, discuss the necessity of pre-wired pedalboards, and Cole finally explains Acoustic Ray Theory. Also, Andy Kim drops by to give his opinion on many things, including Aaron's new blog column ideas. 
 
This episode is brought to you by SINASOID. They have amazing cables of all kinds. Check out the signature Slate cable, for all your instrument needs. With the 100 year warranty, it's the last cable you'll ever need to buy. Check them out at www.sinasoid.com

This episode is also sponsored by Gabriel Tenorio String Company. Gabriel makes the finest hand-made strings for all your electric and acoustic guitar needs. Each set is hand-made and designed for your specific instrument. Join the #stringcult at www.thegts.co

 

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Happy NARD!- Episode 071

October 26, 2017

In this episode, we talk to Michael Newman about the Gear Slum facebook group and amp replacement options, Cole phils us in on his bass remodel, and we find our Full House alteregos. 

This episode is brought to you by SINASOID. They have amazing cables of all kinds. Check out the signature Slate cable, for all your instrument needs. With the 100 year warranty, it's the last cable you'll ever need to buy. Check them out at www.sinasoid.com

This episode is also sponsored by Gabriel Tenorio String Company. Gabriel makes the finest hand-made strings for all your electric and acoustic guitar needs. Each set is hand-made and designed for your specific instrument. Join the #stringcult at www.thegts.co

Alternate Titles: 

"Now With Compression!" 

"And Also With You" 

 

 

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The Definition of “Problem” - Episode 070

October 19, 2017

In this episode, we talk about irregular plural nouns, french lab partners, and how to describe the order of your strings to an outsider. 

This episode is brought to you by SINASOID. They have amazing cables of all kinds. Check out the signature Slate cable, for all your instrument needs. With the 100 year warranty, it's the last cable you'll ever need to buy. Check them out at www.sinasoid.com

This episode is also sponsored by Gabriel Tenorio String Company. Gabriel makes the finest hand-made strings for all your electric and acoustic guitar needs. Each set is hand-made and designed for your specific instrument. Join the #stringcult at www.thegts.co

Alternate titles:

"Feet Eye"

"Quebec to El Centro"

"HASHTAGROSEMCGOWAN"

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Is That Her Married Name? - Episode 069

October 12, 2017

In this episode, we talk about teachers with awkward names, wonder about rehoused Strymons, and build a hypothetical pedalboard for Phil's students. 

This episode is brought to you by SINASOID. They have amazing cables of all kinds. Check out the signature Slate cable, for all your instrument needs. With the 100 year warranty, it's the last cable you'll ever need to buy. Check them out at www.sinasoid.com

This episode is also sponsored by Gabriel Tenorio String Company. Gabriel makes the finest hand-made strings for all your electric and acoustic guitar needs. Each set is hand-made and designed for your specific instrument. Join the #stringcult at www.thegts.co

Alternate titles:

"Origins of 69"

"Good Paste Maker"

"I Have No Reason to Doubt"

"He Spells Mine With a Y"

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The Anthony Weiner of Pedalboards - Episode 068

October 5, 2017

In this episode, we talk about Cole's propensity for p-dubs, more NPR mumbo jumbo, and the gang is reunited and it feels so good. 

This episode is brought to you by SINASOID. They have amazing cables of all kinds. Check out the signature Slate cable, for all your instrument needs. With the 100 year warranty, it's the last cable you'll ever need to buy. Check them out at www.sinasoid.com

This episode is also sponsored by Gabriel Tenorio String Company. Gabriel makes the finest hand-made strings for all your electric and acoustic guitar needs. Each set is hand-made and designed for your specific instrument. Join the #stringcult at www.thegts.co

Alternate titles:

"The Coat Factory Fortune"

"Secret Weezer Friends"

"Not Acoustical Ray Theory" 

"Phil Dephends Hephner" 

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