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All things pedal steel - product reviews, interviews, and more!

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All things pedal steel - product reviews, interviews, and more!

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By Dusty Brisket - Aug 25 2015
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Such a great show. Get some more sponsors on board and keep this thing up!!!

Great stuff!

By Emmapennies - Apr 27 2015
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Bryan is easy to listen to and very knowledgeable. A must listen for Pedal Steel enthusiasts!

iTunes Ratings

43 Ratings
Average Ratings
40
2
0
1
0

Love it!

By Dusty Brisket - Aug 25 2015
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Such a great show. Get some more sponsors on board and keep this thing up!!!

Great stuff!

By Emmapennies - Apr 27 2015
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Bryan is easy to listen to and very knowledgeable. A must listen for Pedal Steel enthusiasts!

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All things pedal steel - product reviews, interviews, and more!

Rank #1: Episode 12 – Christopher Woitach, Stringjoy

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Christopher Woitach is a jazz guitarist, steel guitarist, and composer living in Portland, Oregon. Christopher Woitach has played with many nationally and internationally known artists, including Bernadette Peters, Rich Little, Hank Roberts, Bob Mover, Tony Monaco, Mel Brown, and John Stowell. He regularly performs throughout the Pacific Northwest, and at jazz festivals in the U.S. and Canada.

“You have to find the world that suits you.” – Christopher Woitach

Topics discussed include:

Featured track: “Somewhere Over the Rainbow” by Christopher Woitach.

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Apr 25 2018

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Rank #2: Episode 11 – Jon Graboff

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Possibly best known for his work with Ryan Adams and the Cardinals, Jon Graboff has also recorded and/or toured with the likes of: Willie Nelson, Norah Jones, David Byrne, Carrie Underwood, Noel Gallagher, Harper Simon, Phil Lesh, M. Ward, Cyndi Lauper and others.

Topics discussed include:

FEATURED SONG: Polkov, “Caterwaul” from Polkov

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Jan 24 2018

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Rank #3: Episode 10 – Susan Alcorn, Catalinbread pedals: Talisman, Csidman, and Bicycle Delay

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This month we interview avant-garde pedal steel guitarist Susan Alcorn! Also featured is a review/demo of three effects pedals from Catalinbread.

FEATURED SONG: Susan Alcorn, “Milonga en Re” from Evening Tales

Catalinbread pedals reviewed:

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Mar 28 2017

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Rank #4: Episode 9 – Dave Hadley, Strymon El Capistan

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This month we interview pedal steel guitarist, dobro player, and teacher Dave Hadley! Also featured is a review and demo of the Strymon El Capistan dTape delay pedal.

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Aug 12 2016

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Rank #5: Episode 8 – Mike Perlowin

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“I came to the conclusion that I was put on Earth for the specific purpose of playing the pedal steel guitar. Everything I had done previously had prepared me for this.” – Mike Perlowin

This month we interview renowned pedal steel guitarist, author, and teacher Mike Perlowin. Topics discussed include Mike’s forays into classical music, reading notation, music theory, gear, recording techniques and thinking outside the box!

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Apr 04 2016

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Rank #6: Episode 7 – Jay Dee Maness

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This month we interview beloved pedal steel player Jay Dee Maness! His credits include Buck Owens, Gram Parsons, The Byrds, Vince Gill, Ray Stevens and many many more.

Check out Jay Dee’s page for appearances, his new album & more!

Dec 24 2015

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Rank #7: Episode 6 – Larry Behm and the brotherhood of steel

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This month we interview Portland area pedal steel player and teacher Larry Behm! Topics we covered include:

  • The brotherhood of steel guitar
  • The importance of asking questions and having FUN
  • Consistency in your steel setup
  • Ergonomics & the mechanical advantage

  • Gary Carter

  • The future of steel guitar!

Check out Larry’s page for more info – Painless Steel Productions

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Nov 08 2015

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Rank #8: Episode 5 – EHX C9, Digitech Mosaic, Jon Rauhouse

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This month we review the Electro-harmonix C9 Organ Machine, with an extra bonus review of the Digitech Mosaic polyphonic 12-string pedal.

And we have a great interview with steeler & multi-instrumentalist Jon Rauhouse! Jon has played with Sleepwalker, Neko Case, Jakob Dylan, Old 97s and many many more, and has several fine solo albums. More info is available at his website, jonrauhouse.com.

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Oct 10 2015

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Rank #9: Episode 4 – NU Generation Tone Bar, Stu Schulman

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This episode features a review of the NU-Generation Tone Bar by Red Barn Music Supply, 575-621-4320.

Noted steel guitarist (and 6-string and bass guitarist) Stu Schulman joined us for a great interview and shared a lot of road stories from his years of touring and recording. We covered a lot of ground, so here are some links to things we talked about:

New Riders of the Purple Sage, Suite Steel album, Chris Middaugh and the Arm Brothers, Robbie Dupree, Wild Bill and his Buffalo Yankees, B.W. Stevenson, Marcia Ball, Blanton Steel Guitars, Willie Nelson, Jimmy Day, Austin City Limits, Red Rhodes, Delaney Bramlett, Gary Busey as Teddy Jack Eddy, Jimmy Rabbitt, Barbi Benton, Matt Hammer, Paulette CarlsonSweethearts of the Rodeo, Bill Carter, Jerry Jeff Walker, Doug Sahm, Milton CarrollDwight Yoakam, Vince Gill, Bill Keith, Tiny Olsen, Desert Rose Steel Guitars, Telonics.

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Aug 29 2015

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Rank #10: Episode 3 – John McClung

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This month we feature an interview with John McClung, a noted pedal steel player and teacher (in fact, he’s been nicknamed both “Mr. Twang” and “Professor Twang” depending on who’s asking). His credits include recording work with Connie Stevens; touring with Freddy Fender; playing (with 7 other LA steelers) on the Man of Steel soundtrack for the 2012 film scored by Hans Zimmer; several appearances on the show for the SWSGA (Southwest Steel Guitar Association), and live and recording dates with many local LA country bands and singers. John offers in-person (near Olympia, WA) and Skype pedal steel lessons through his website, http://steelguitarlessons.com/.

Relevant links: Walker Stereo Steel • TelonicsTC Electronic M-One XLBessdang GizmosSteel Seat Effects Boxes • Kenneth Pattengale • Man of Steel soundtrack

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Jun 11 2015

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