The Practical Guitarist
Different Strums for Different Chums

Different Strums for Different Chums

January 30, 2020

Special thanks to our group for the title. David and Jim discuss a youtube video focused on strings, frfr cabinets, and boutique metal guitars impact in the retail space.

Nammit

Nammit

January 22, 2020

Say the title. Really fast. Anyway, David and Jim discuss 2020 Winter NAMM's various controversies. Jim declares an end to frivolous fruitless guitar purchasing and David explains the Ethos Overdrive.

Return of the Ethos

Return of the Ethos

January 15, 2020

Boomerang time. David and Jim talk about open mics, potential namm business, gearfest plans and more.

Box It Up

Box It Up

January 9, 2020

David and Jim discuss cabinet options in the modern era. Jim talks about life at guitar center. David teases Jim.

David Has a Problem

David Has a Problem

January 1, 2020

David and Jim discuss an industry that refuses to change. David is having a tonal crisis.

Mil Spec Christmas Eve

Mil Spec Christmas Eve

December 24, 2019

Jim and David do an episode during Christmas Eve. Not a ton of Christmas content. David shops during the episode, and they cover some countdown lists from Guitar World magazine. 

Factory Recall

Factory Recall

December 23, 2019

Jim and David ramble about Jim's new guitar and amp.

Megalasode

Megalasode

December 11, 2019

David and Jim talk about sheep and Sheppard, Baby aliens, and Peter Frampton as Sgt. Pepper's Leading man.

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When Black Friday Comes

When Black Friday Comes

December 5, 2019

Jim and David discuss David's musical endeavors for the week, Jim's new guitar (again!?) and the acoustic market. David sort of retracts his statements about the Acoustasonic. 

What Makes a Guitarist

What Makes a Guitarist

November 27, 2019

David and Jim talk about the Cabclone IR and IR+ and the Tone Junkie Triple Crown Profile pack for the Kemper. David leads a deep dive into what it does and doesn't mean to be a great guitar player. Jim reveals a dark secret about pyromania.