Appreciation of Music

December 17, 2018

Jim and David start season 2. The Practical Guitarists discuss artists who have not (and have) changed with the times. David and Jim share experiences with the Nextone and some competing practice amps. Jim leads a discussion on changing keys of a song for live performances. The Practical Guitarists discuss the differences between loving music and appreciating it.


100th Episode Spectacle

December 13, 2018

Jim and David celebrate 100 episodes by doing their thing!


Don’t Get Screwed - Holiday Style

December 10, 2018

Jim and David talk about how to survive the holidays as a gigging musician.


Monetary Values

December 6, 2018

Jim and David talk with Robert Jackson of Robert's Guitar Dungeon about youtube monetization, Panama amps, and David makes a bunch of vague references to the fuzzfactory accidentally using the term fuzz face interchangeably. 

Roberts Guitar Dungeon


Guitarist Holiday Gifts 2018

December 3, 2018

Jim and David discuss common guitarist holiday gifts--again.


Little Ozzy: Tribute Band

November 30, 2018

Jim and David interview Little Ozzy, a southern tribute band for the Ozzman himself.

Little Ozzy is

  • Vocalist:Lin Doak
  • Guitarist: Max Frye
  • Bassist: Terry Hudgens
  • Drummer: Zach Ballard

Little Ozzy URLS for website and Social Media

Max Frye's URLS



Mrs. Smith: Cat Lover, Fashion Icon & Guitarist

November 26, 2018

David and Jim talk with Mrs. Smith about Norweigan Death Metal, busking, Gucci, Cats, Ibanez Guitars, Mezzabarba amps and beyond! Stick around for the last 20 minutes to hear about some amazing ways to write songs!

Mrs. Smith's Social Media and Website

Mrs. Smith's Equipment provided by:




Technical Difficulties: Moment of Zen

November 21, 2018

Jim and David have a lot of technical issues recording the show, talk about a review troll, and argue. 


I Want My Nickelback

November 19, 2018

David and Jim argue about what makes a good song, and what makes good music. David talks about seeing Cannibal Corpse and how not-true-to-himself he feels about year of no gear.


Uncomfortably Numb

November 14, 2018

Jim and David talk about Kiss, crappy people, and assorted extended guitar solos.