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The UberProAudio we do our best to talk about all things guitars, but fail to do so. Often.

The UberProAudio we do our best to talk about all things guitars, but fail to do so. Often.
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The UberProAudio we do our best to talk about all things guitars, but fail to do so. Often.




Orin Isaacs

If you've watched TV in Canada in the last 20 years you have either heard or seen Orin Isaacs. In addition to being one, if not the biggest music directors in broadcast here, he is an incredibly talented musician who has been in the game for almost his entire life. Orin has an absolutely incredible backstory and great insight into the music industry. Now running Swing Low Productions in Toronto, ON I was lucky enough to have him join me for not only a great interview, but great...


Heavy Montreal Interview Series: John 5

We were joined by John 5 on today's show! John took some time from his current tour with Rob Zombie to talk about his evolution as a guitar player, how he finds inspiration, his latest solo album 'It's Alive' (which is incredible) and of course we talk gear and how his special his relationship with Fender is. http://john-5.com/main/ https://www.instagram.com/john5official/ https://www.facebook.com/John5official/ https://twitter.com/john5guitarist


Sue Foley

Blues guitar assassin, Sue Foley joins me to talk about coming up in Canada, her new (and awesome) record, 'Ice Queen' and how she came to pick up her signature pink paisley Fender Telecaster. https://suefoley.com/ https://www.facebook.com/suefoleyofficial/ https://www.instagram.com/the_suefoley/


Bryan Giles (Red Fang)

Heavy Montreal Interview Series: Red Fang's Bryan Giles joins me on the show to chat about everything from his first tour, working on new material, guitars, amps - and we do a little deep dive on podcasts that we like! https://www.facebook.com/redfangband/ https://redfang.net/ https://twitter.com/redfang


Rob McNelley

2018 ACM Guitar Player of the Year, Rob McNelley joins me on today's show! Rob has played on just about every major release out of Nashville that you can name. To say his resume is impressive would be a gross understatement. He also happens to be a super nice guy, and a pleasure to talk to about everything from music, guitars, gear to life in general. This was a fantastic conversation, and I can't wait to cross paths with him again.


Bobby Keller (Meka Niskm)

Bobby Keller from Florida metal band, Meka Nism joins me on this episode to talk all things gear, guitars, relationships with ESP, EMG and coordinating your shoes with your guitar. Technical issues aside, this was the most fun I've had recording an episode. Period. instagram.com/bobbyvonripper https://www.bfkbeardoil.com/ https://www.facebook.com/MekaNismBand/ https://www.meka-nism.com/


JBradford (Silence and Light)

Brad Thomas (@JBradford_official) of The Silence and Light joins me on this episode to go deep on gear, guitars and his band's upcoming album. Brad is a retired Special Forces operator who has been all over the globe, and music has always been there with him. Hear about where it all started and what lead him to his sweet set-up he's using with his new band and the gear that got him here. Important Note! We talk about the charities that Brad's band is supporting; Here are the links where...


Les Stroud (Survivorman)

Hot off his new release, 'Bittern Lake', Les Stroud (Survivorman) took some time out of his crazy schedule to talk to us about his other love besides nature, music. Les is a lifelong musician. In addition to being multi-instrumentally talented and very talented vocally, he is an incredibly gifted songwriter. Drawing on many of the images he has encountered travelling the world, Les paints beautiful images with his words. http://www.lesstroud.ca/musician/ His new album is available...


Benjamin Burnley (Breaking Benjamin)

We go hard in the paint with Breaking Benjamin front man, Benjamin Burnley about his new LTD signature guitar as well as a deep dive into his Fractal Audio rig that he currently has on the road with him. This was a quick one, but a great one! Ben was incredibly nice with his time, and I hope to catch up with him again down the road. Go pick up his new album 'Ember', it's soul-crushingly heavy in the guitar...


Luke Bentham (The Dirty Nil)

This week we speak to The Dirty Nil's lead vocalist and guitar player, Luke Bentham. Luke is a huge gear nerd, an awesome guy and plays in - what I feel - is the best rock band around today. Click the links below to check out their new single, 'Bathed in Light' off the upcoming album 'Master Volume' due out later in 2018 on Dine Alone Records. New Single: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=DIgmgqFnanA&start_radio=1&list=RDMMDIgmgqFnanA Website: https://thedirtynil.com/ Bandcamp:...


Dan Webster (Greenland/'77 Montreal)

Welcome to season 2 of the UPA Podcast! We kicked things off speaking with Dan Webster of Greenland Productions, and founder of '77 Montreal. Dan has lead a career that most promoters would dream of and it was a pleasure speaking with him not only about the upcoming '77 Montreal, but his upbringing in the Montreal music scene. Enjoy!


Sammy Kay

New Jersey's own, the nicest guy in the room; Sammy Kay. Sammy took a bunch of time to speak with me this past summer at Pouzzafest in Montreal and we covered everything from guitars to action figures...for real. Oh, and Taco Bell. Check out Sammy's Music and social below: https://twitter.com/sammykaynj https://www.facebook.com/sammykaynj https://twitter.com/stomprecords http://www.black35guitars.com/


JW - Jones

A blues assassin, armed with a Gibson Les Paul. JW is a Canadian blues guitarist who has traveled the world, played with the likes of BB King, Buddy Guy and Hubert Sumlin and has nine studio releases, the latest being "High Temperature", produced by Colin Linden. JW is currently on tour, hit the links below and show him some love. http://www.jw-jones.com/ https://www.facebook.com/jwjonesblues/ https://www.youtube.com/user/jwjones1 https://www.instagram.com/jwjonesblues/


Gary Holt (Exodus/Slayer)

A man who needs no real introduction, Gary Holt joins us on this weeks show - and it was awesome. We go deep with Gary about what inspires him as a musician, what keeps him motivated at shows and of course, we do a deep dive on gear; We talked about his famed 'Blood' guitar from ESP, as well as an upcoming signature pedal coming out from KHDK. Hit the links below for more from Gary. Enjoy! Gary's IG:...


Voodoo Drew (So Sick Social Club)

Voodoo Drew is a guitar player, producer and one of the minds behind So Sick Social Club - And, he's one of the nicest dudes you'll ever meet. We go pretty in depth on playing and learning guitar, gear, and the craziness of what a So Sick show is like. Do yourself a favour and hit the links below and get Sick. Watch: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=i8QGg3ncrfk Twitter: @voodoodrew / @sosicksocial Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/SOSICKSOCIALCLUB/


Noah Gundersen

Today we're joined by Noah Gundersen, and his producer Nate Yaccino (for the first half) to talk about his new album, 'White Noise'. Noah is a folk-rock killer, and this album is fantastic. We go into how it was produced, the writing process as well as a look back at Noah's rise in the music game. Do yourself a favour and check out all of Noah's work, you will not regret it! http://noahgundersenmusic.com/ https://www.facebook.com/noahgundersenmusic/ https://twitter.com/noahgundersen


Spike Slawson (Uke-Hunt)

Grab a drink and get comfy, this one's a monster. Spike Slawson of Uke-Hunt and Me first & The Gimmie Gimmies was kind enough to give me an hour of his time to shoot the shit about music, life, politics and culture - and it was fucking awesome. Check the links below for all of Spike's projects, Enjoy! Uke-Hunt: https://www.fatwreck.com/record/detail/910 Me First & The Gimmie Gimmies: http://www.fatwreck.com/band/index/16


eddie bravo

Besides being one of the biggest names in Jiu-Jitsu, creating the 10th planet system, and coaching some of the most elite fighters in the world (no big deal); Eddie Bravo is also a musician of over 30 years! A multi-instrument disciplined artist and producer, Eddie talks us through his evolution as a musician from thrash metal to hip hop. Check out the links below to some of his music and his school! Music: https://soundcloud.com/eddie-bravo Jits: https://www.ebiofficial.com/


Samantha Fish

Rock, Blues, Soul Assassin, Samantha Fish joins the show today. We talked about leaving a drum kit behind her to ripping faces off with some truly inspiring guitar work. Samantha's new album 'Belle of the West' drops Nov. 3rd 2017 (and it's great!). WATCH IT: "I Put A Spell On You" Cover: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=q9QxChq4pdk Links: http://www.samanthafish.com/ https://www.facebook.com/samanthafishmusic/ Gear: http://www.delaneyguitars.com/Fish.html http://www.category5amps.com/



VIEWER DISCRETION IS ADVISED: I can't overstate that enough, this is barely a music podcast; you've been warned. I sat down with Casey and Jason from Belvedere to talk music, that barely happened, however a far more hilarious conversation went down - listen at your own risk! Also check our their latest album, it's pretty fantastic! https://www.facebook.com/belvedere669/ https://belvedere.bandcamp.com/