Jazz and Higher Education w/ Dr. Shawn Purcell Ep039

Dr. Shawn Purcell, who teaches jazz guitar and jazz arranging at George Mason University and performs for the U.S. Navy Commodores, provides us with many insights into his story, learning and teaching music at a collegiate┬álevel, touring with the Ringling Brothers Circus, and his career as a military musician. Shawn, Joe, and Aaron discuss methodical […]

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Gigging, Military Bands Part 2 of 2 (with Guest Host, Jason Cale) Ep036

[Music] Hello, and welcome back to another episode of Fret Buzz The Podcast. I am Aaron Sefchick your host along with Joe McMurray. Each week we try to expand our knowledge and the language that we use amongst us musicians. Today we have part two with Jason Cale. In today’s episode we’re gonna get into […]

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Gigging, Military Bands (with Guest Host, Jason Cale) Ep035

Welcome to Fret Buzz The Podcast. My name is Joe McMurray and I’m Aaron Sefchick. And today we have one of the maybe the best guitarists I have seen in the whole Hampton Roads region. Easily the best guitarist I’ve seen the Hampton Roads region Mr. Jason Cale is a guitarist, producer, songwriter, vocalist, I’ve […]

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Synthesizers and Sampling part 2 of 2 (with Guest Host, Paul Gaeta) Ep034

[Music] Welcome back to episode 34 of Fret Buzz The Podcast. Today we’re going to get into part 2 of Synthesizers and Sampling. In today’s conversation we’re gonna get into the music of Stranger Things from the synth oriented electronic band Survive, a little bit about Michael Jackson, the evolution of MTV and VH1, Garage […]

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Synthesizers and Sampling (with Guest Host, Paul Gaeta) Ep033

[Music] Welcome to Fret Buzz! my name is Joe McMurray and I’m Aaron Sefchick and today we have Paul Gaeta is signing on from Asheville North Carolina. Paul is an electronic music producer and Moog store manager and we’re really excited to have him here. Welcome Paul. Hey thanks. Thanks for having me. Yeah so, […]

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Concerts and Music Festivals Ep032

Good morning and welcome to another episode of Fret Buzz The Podcast. My name is Aaron Sefchick, and I’m Joe McMurray. Awesome, today we’re gonna talk about live concerts and the importance behind going out and seeing live material and how that plays a role into you as a musician. What it’s all about. Yeah, […]

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Mods for Guitar, Amps, Pedals and Gear Part 1 of 2 (with Guest Host, Miles Harshman) Ep030

Hello everyone and welcome back to another episode of Fret Buzz The Podcast. My name is Aaron Sefchick and my co-host I’m Joe McMurray and today we have a special guest Mr. Miles Harshman. Hello. Hello good morning, how are you doing sir? I’m doing very good, doing very good. Awesome. Today we’re gonna talk […]

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