The Practical Guitarist
Circle of Filth

Circle of Filth

September 25, 2019

Jim and David talk about the circle of fifths and a probably make a ton of mistakes in terminology. 

Funeral Beer

Funeral Beer

September 18, 2019

Jim and David spend most of an episode talking about Music personalities who have passed. David brings up Gibson's headstock tweet and talks about his first (worst) acoustic set in 10 years. David offends his own culture...

Sam Miller of Deering Banjo Company

Sam Miller of Deering Banjo Company

September 11, 2019

David and Jim sit down with Sam Miller and have an in depth discussion about Banjos and Carvin.

The Ethics of Mythology

The Ethics of Mythology

September 4, 2019

David and Jim explore the ethics of modelling, tonewood and other guitar insanity.

Third Time’s a Charm

Third Time’s a Charm

August 28, 2019

Jim buys an amp again, and David talks about what happened with the AZ, Helix, and Iron Maiden. 

Ain’t Nothin’ But An SG

Ain’t Nothin’ But An SG

August 21, 2019

David and Jim discuss new guitars, and David talks about digital modeling users groups. 

The First State

The First State

August 14, 2019

David and Jim talk about David's open mic experience, Jim's first time with the Kemper, shipping guitars and Delaware.

Mastering And Countering The Firebird X

Mastering And Countering The Firebird X

August 7, 2019

Jim and David discuss Gibson's destruction of guitars. They also discuss The Fender Tonemaster series of amplifiers and the Cyber Deluxe.

Valued Gear: Ibanez SM7

40 Thousand Dollar Stratocaster (corrected episode)

40 Thousand Dollar Stratocaster (corrected episode)

July 30, 2019

If you had problems with the episode, this is the corrected version. Inside you will find a restored bumper, better quality audio and the restored 2 hour-plus run-time. The original show notes are below:

David and Jim talk about Jim's recent discoveries, and David talks about Presonus. The Practical Guitarists discuss common jam songs for open mic/jam nights.

Depreciation of Values

Depreciation of Values

July 22, 2019

David and Jim talk about value depreciation and what's been going on with guitar communities & social media.