Episode 22: Happy Women’s History Month!

This week, Emily explains why she’s drinking Canadian whiskey with water, Andrew talks about an upcoming photoshoot, Emily talks about some of the awesome women in the gear industry, and Andrew has an EXCELLENT idea.  Sponsored by¬†Jennings Guitars. Listen on iTunes. Listen on Spotify. Listen on Google Play.

Lambertones Demo: Dry Tones ONLY.

Apparently, some folks have complained that they haven’t seen a demo of the Lambertones Pickups Cremas without reverb or delay. In this demo, I take it a step further and don’t even use dirt pedals. Instead, I created some loops using only my clean tone through a JC-40. I tried to hit all the different…

Builders to Support for Women’s History Month

It’s March, which means it’s Women’s History Month! We’re huge proponents of putting your money where your mouth is, which is why we put together a list of companies that build guitars, pedals, accessories, and more that are women-run or have value having women as prominent members of their team. But really, we recommend supporting…

A Few of Our Favorite Guitarists for International Women’s Day

At Get Offset, celebrating women who play guitar and women in the gear industry is a daily practice. But hey, it’s International Women’s Day, so we thought we’d put together a list of some of the women playing guitar that we’re kind of obsessed with right now. Kaki King I’ve been listening to Kaki King…

Episode 20: Wait, What’s Her Name?

What’s in a name? This week, Emily and Andrew talk about how people name their guitars, and how that can sometimes turn into something problematic or uncomfortable. Also, Emily talks about finishing her purple Mustang build (FINALLY) and Andrew talks about some gear he’s selling. Want more? Join our Facebook group, where Emily builds a visual…

Emily Demos & Reviews Lambertones Jazzmaster Humbuckers

Though the Fender Pawnshop Offset Special looks like it has standard Jazzmaster single coil pickups, it actually has Fender’s version of a Jazzmaster-sized humbucker. They’ve always sounded pretty fine to my ears, but I’ve been wanting a set of Cremas ever since Andrew and I took our trip down to Yakima last summer.

Announcing the Mt. Hood Fuzz

It began as a simple fuzz pedal, and then things got a little out of hand. We’re beyond excited to announce the Mt. Hood, a collaboration with Spruce Effects! It’s a triangle muff style circuit with a 3 band EQ, a presence knob, clipping toggle, and germanium boost. Here’s what Brian says about the pedal:…

Episode 18: Ernie-Fence

Emily and Andrew have a podcast inception and then talk about insane guitar thefts. Then they chat on the volume pedals with tuners, Dwarfcraft Devices Treeverb, the Fender Treverb, and the Strymon Flint. Episode sponsored by Tasty Cables and FoxChiRho Pedal Toppers. Want more? Join our Facebook group, where Emily builds a visual thread to go with every episode!…

Episode 17: Mt. Hood and Booth Babes

This week starts a little differently — with a big announcement from Andrew, Emily, and Brian from Spruce Effects! We talk about a new fuzz pedal that you’re definitely going to want to check out on Feb. 14 via the Get Offset Instagram page. Then Brian peaces out, and Andrew and Emily talk about booth…

Episode 16: The Long Bleep (with Leila Sidi)

This week it’s just Emily and Leila Sidi from TunaTone Instruments! We talk about our cats taking advantage of our kindness, how gear groups are for women when men aren’t expecting them to be there, slut shaming by builders, justice, privilege, gear-splaining + man-splaining, Leila’s extremely positive experiences as a guitar builder, the risk of…