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A podcast by Original Fuzz. The guitar and music show we wish we'd had growing up. It's a talk show packed with gear, music, guitar players, tips, reviews, interviews, and humor. Brought to you by Original Fuzz. Find out more at originalfuzz.com/guide.

A podcast by Original Fuzz. The guitar and music show we wish we'd had growing up. It's a talk show packed with gear, music, guitar players, tips, reviews, interviews, and humor. Brought to you by Original Fuzz. Find out more at originalfuzz.com/guide.
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Nashville, TN

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A podcast by Original Fuzz. The guitar and music show we wish we'd had growing up. It's a talk show packed with gear, music, guitar players, tips, reviews, interviews, and humor. Brought to you by Original Fuzz. Find out more at originalfuzz.com/guide.

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Episodes

#35: How to Start Your Own Record Label

9/13/2017
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We're joined by Andy Roddick, founder of Crane City Records, a brand-spanking new indie label out of Nashville. He takes us behind-the-scenes on what it's like to create a new label from scratch and shares some new tracks from his artists, Ill Spector, Peter Keys, and Black Andy and the Silver Eagles. If you've ever thought about starting your own label or wondered what it's like to start your own label, this episode will float your boat. You can check out what he's up to at...

Duration: 01:06:37


#34: Inspired by Southern Girls Rock Camp

8/29/2017
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This month we talk to Hailey Rowe from YEAH! Nashville, which stands for Youth Empowerment through Arts and Humanities. Their mission is to empower youth to become creative, productive, and confident members of the community through artistic education, collaboration, and expression. They just wrapped up another summer of camp, and have a full-slate of stuff planned for the fall. Check them out and get involved at yeahrocks.org. We asked Hailey to share a playlist inspired by her...

Duration: 00:35:38


#33: Live From Fuzz Fest I

7/27/2017
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A couple of weeks ago we threw a party at our shop featuring a killer lineup with fourteen of our favorite bands. Luckily, our main sound man, Billy Bennett, managed to record some of them for posterity. In this month's episode of the podcast we listen to our favorite performances that made it to tape that day. It features live sets from Nadir Bliss, Billy Bennett, Parker Gispert, Chrome Pony, T. Hardy Morris, and The Nude Party.

Duration: 01:12:55


#31: Sixteen Years of Dylan Fest

5/19/2017
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Austin Scaggs joins the pod to discuss sixteen years of Dylan Fest. Dylan Fest is a two night celebration of Bob Dylan's songwriting that first started in the East Village in New York City on Dylan's 60th birthday. Austin founded Dylan Fest with his partner Alex Levy and their band The Cabin Down Below band.

Duration: 00:46:14


#30: Remembering Chuck Berry With Heath Haynes

4/20/2017
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We remember the genius of the late Chuck Berry with Nashville DJ and musician Heath Haynes. For the last decade Heath has immersed himself in the local Nashville scene with his DJ sets and band The High Dollars. He's been along for the ride as Nashville has grown from backwater southern town to the latest "It" city, and a lot of what he does today he owes to Chuck Berry. Like Chuck, Heath knows how to work a room and get folks dancing. And this month he helps us remember just how...

Duration: 00:52:55


#28: Parker Gispert of The Whigs Shares His Favorite Music From Athens, GA

2/18/2017
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Parker Gispert of The Whigs joins the podcast to discuss the music of Athens, GA. Parker and The Whigs came of age on the Athens music scene, and the music of The Elephant 6 collective had a big influence on him. Bands like The Glands, Of Montreal, Neutral Milk Hotel, and Elf Power taught him a lot about how to be in a band and make your own music. We talk about his new solo project, The Whigs, and the Athens bands that influenced him. Get Parker's Athens playlist at...

Duration: 01:34:49


#27: Is JimI Hendrix Overrated?

1/17/2017
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In this episode the editorial team at Original Fuzz gets together to review the legacy of Jimi Hendrix. Is he overrated? Underrated? Aptly rated? While we all have our own opinions about him, we can all agree that he changed the guitar, and music, irrevocably.

Duration: 01:20:12


#26: Leonard Cohen

12/21/2016
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Ben and Michael Ford visit the podcast to discuss the late, great Leonard Cohen. Ben and Michael are brothers that have been playing music together since they were in middle school in Louisiana. Formerly of Apache Relay, they've a new band called Airpark and recently started a rehearsal space in Nashville called Eugenia Hall. Our thanks to Ben and Michael for coming on to pay tribute to one of the all-time greatest songwriters who's lived.

Duration: 01:06:53


#25 - Ron Gallo

11/18/2016
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This month Ron Gallo, Dylan Sevey, and Joe Bisirri of the Ron Gallo 3 join us to share a few tunes that influenced their upcoming album Heavy Meta. Ron also plays a couple of solo acoustic versions of songs on the record, we talk about Heavy Meta is out on February 3, 2017 on New West Records, but you can pre-order it now on pledge music at pledgemusic.com/projects/rongallo.

Duration: 01:21:42


#24: Ranch Ghost

10/14/2016
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We sat down with Matt and Andy from Nashville psych band Ranch Ghost to discuss their new album, Lookin. We also talked about some of their favorite bands coming out Nashville right now. This episode is loaded with tasty tunes.

Duration: 00:56:27


#22: Bad Songs on Good Records

8/19/2016
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This time we play some of our all-time favorite albums with the same fatal flaw: one terrible song. It’s a playlist full of songs that always make you hit skip, balanced by some of the stellar tracks that put these artists in the pantheon. Thanks to our guest Mark Harrod for helping with this episode.

#1: Infatuated with the Telecaster

3/26/2015
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The first episode of The Fuzz Guide, a new podcast about guitars and music from Original Fuzz. In this episode we explain why the Telecaster is the quintessential guitar design. We also give a brief rundown of what we saw at the SXSW Music Conference. Get every episode at http://guide.originalfuzz.com