Episode 72 - The Ibanez Custom Agent

We go to the 1970s this week to revisit Ibanez, and their first forays into the American market, via the facy appointments of Custom Agent guitar.

Podcasting is thirsty work; it’s crucial that everyone involved stay hydrated. The following fine beverages contributed to the success of this episode:

Soy lattes from Real Fine Coffee
Mighty-O Donuts (non-beverage, but delicious)

We played pieces of the following songs to illustrate the characteristic sound of [name of guitar]:

“Human Being” from Too Much Too Soon by The New York Dolls
“Fly Like An Eagle” from Fly Like An Eagle by The Steve Miller Band
“Rock With You” from Off The Wall by Michael Jackson
“That’s Pep!” from Freedom of Choice by DEVO

Would you like to know more about the pedals we played in this episode? Follow the links to the manufacturers’ pages:


Archer Ikon Boost/Overdrive Pedal by J. Rockett Audio Designs
Dark Star Pad Reverb Pedal by Old Blood Noise Endeavors

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