Episode 8: Dream Guitars and Pink Doghair

This week, Emily and Andrew talk about the Ainsley prototype, a guitar Emily designed with Kevin Equitz of Equitz Guitars. That gets them talking about general dream guitars, including doghair finishes. 

Emily Demos The Astronomer V2 with Rick Matthews

Over the summer, Emily and Andrew drove down to Richland, WA to meet up with Rick Matthews of Matthews Effects.  At the time, Rick had just released The Astronomer V2, which features improved algorithms from the original Astronomer, the Gold Astronomer, and The Fool.  Emily happens to own the Gold Astronomer and The Fool, so…

Episode 7: Road Trip to Matthews Effects!

This week’s episode was recorded during a road trip to Richland, WA shortly after Matthews Effects released the Astronomer V2! We talk about the ethics of building, his wildly popular Facebook group, limited runs, and more.  Listen on iTunes. Listen on Spotify. Listen on Google Play.

Episode 5: Bring it On Down to TunaTown!

This week on the Get Offset podcast, Emily and Andrew sit down with Canadian guitar builder Leila Sidi of TunaTone Instruments. They talk about cats, guitars, and the guitar building community. 

Episode 4: Did it Cure Your GAS?

The gang gets nerdy about humidity. Zach talks about coming around to the Helix. Andrew and Zach talk pickups. Emily talks about what she’d miss most about pedals if she got a Helix. Listen on iTunes. Episode sponsored by Lambertone Pickups. Check out his new Jazzmaster Cremas today!

Episode 3: The Palm Springs of Washington

Andrew and Emily took a trip to Yakima to do a podcast with Kurtis Lamberton of Lambertone Pickups. Zach calls in and asks some great questions. We talk about hops and pickups and coffee. Listen on iTunes. This week’s episode was sponsored by Lambertone Pickups.

Episode 2: That is a Terrible Thing to Do

In this week’s podcast, the Get Offset team talks about bad advice and good advice. Emily rags on people who promote the idea of a poor man’s copyright, and Andrew tells you about your rights when you travel with guitars. Listen on iTunes. This week’s episode was sponsored by Lambertone Pickups.

Emily Interviews Leila Sidi for The Fretboard Journal

In August, Emily went up to the Vancouver Guitar Festival to hang out with and interview her friend, the luthier Leila Sidi of TunaTone Instruments. They spoke for over an hour about guitar design, guitar culture, and so much more. It was impossible to condense that conversation into a single article, but Emily did her…

Episode 1: Pilot (s Can’t be Pigs)

Just because you play guitar doesn’t mean you’ll ever actually get into gear culture. On the first episode of Get Offset, Emily, Zach, and Andrew talk about how they got into guitar gear in general. Plus, Andrew tells us one of his deepest, darkest secrets. Listen on iTunes. This week’s episode was sponsored by Lambertone…

Andrew Launches FoxChiRho Pedal Toppers

We’re so excited to announce something that Andrew has been working on for awhile now: his custom pedal topper company, FoxChiRho! We may be biased, but we think they’re pretty great. They can be made with any design you want (there is a short list of reasonable exceptions), and have glow in the dark elements…

Emily in She Shreds Magazine

If you don’t already read She Shreds, you’re missing out. Contrary to what you might think, it really is so much more than a magazine for women who play guitar. It’s an excellent resource for players of all skill levels, and I’m proud to have worked with them on the Be Your Own Marketing Expert…