April 12th, 2023
Homeskoolin’ Bonus “TV Larry”Chapters
00:00 - Kelly Clarkson show taping (behind the scenes)
02:51 - Sound of the room
On the job site
Doing one song with Caitlyn Smith for the Kelly Clarkson show that airs May 11th
March 16th, 2023
Homeskoolin' VOLUME 200!!!! "A Special Treat"Chapters
00:00 - Intro 200th episode / Pacifico and wine
03:08 - Homeskoolin' thanks / Dann Huff as a producer
06:18 - Collaboration and dictatorship / No right way to finish line
12:24 - Moment knew when making big
15:45 - Dann's take on guitar tone
18:00 - Dann bought Tom's pedalboard
18:53 - No greatest tone / Leslie West story
21:00 - Van Halen (tuning)
23:15 - Midrange / Small guitar tones
27:00 - Cool Dann story (Van Halen)
30:50 - Bass content with guitars
34:00 - Most genious overdubbing
35:50 - Great guitar tones / Billy Gibbons stories and Guthrie Trapp
38:19 - Great tones continued / Billy Gibbons - Jesus Just Left Chicago
41:16 - Jimi Hendrix - Voodoo Chile
43:08 - 50% more distortion / Distortion and guitar
47:22 - Marshall Plexi tone / Foreigner - Hot Blooded / Greatest power chord Foreigner - Juke Box Hero
53:45 - Roxy Music - Love is the Drug solo
55:55 - That one note of Steely Dan
58:10 - Cooper Time Cube - 100 ft of garden hose (doubling effect) / Joe Walsh - Life's Been Good
63:10 - Steve Miller Band
One of my favorite humans on this planet
Sweet Dann Huff
November 15th, 2022
Homeskoolin’ Bonus “Purple Rain & Tickets Go On Sale Wednesday”Chapters
00:00 - Marshall amp
02:09 - Behind the scenes (Joe Walsh) / Folding Bicycle
September 21st, 2022
Homeskoolin’ Bonus “A Small Miracle”Chapters
00:00 - Session gear and Marshalls
When something virtually impossible happens to you, you just HAVE to share it with your friends right?
September 14th, 2022
Homeskoolin’ Volume 165, Tom Bukovac, “Flutter And Wow”Chapters
00:00 - Hello, class! / Video intro about loop building lesson / '62 Strat
01:17 - Loop: Starting the loop
02:04 - Loop: Changing loops
04:02 - Get the bass / Tuning
05:38 - Lesson: Chords and progression
07:30 - Harmony H22 hollowbody bass
07:56 - Loop: Bass recording and play along
10:49 - Getting ready to solo / Looper
11:40 - Loop: Practice soloing
13:00 - Marshall 50-watt Combo Amp / Cleaning it up
13:45 - Loop: Restarting the loop for solo
16:35 - Tone (pickup, pedals)
17:34 - Loop: Take 1 soloing
20:33 - Summarizing
Uncle Larry takes the class along on a leisurely stroll to looptown….with a cameo appearance by his son’s old Harmony H-22 hollowbody bass.
Ampluhmicatiun provided by a ‘78 Marshall JMP 50 watt 2x12” combo with master volume.
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Thank you for watching friends, i mean it
July 8th, 2022
Homeskoolin’ Session Update “Everybody Loves Danny”Chapters
00:00 - Back stage gear tour
04:00 - Danny Dugmore
Day two of a three day odyssey….special guests, our beloved Bryan Sutton and the legendary Dan Dugmore…check out his credits on allmusic.com kids…a true session man.
April 14th, 2022
Homeskoolin’ Play Along With “Plexiholic” LoopChapters
00:00 - Loop going into a building wall of Marshalls
Thought i would give you guys a shot at this before i wiped it.
My god i wish you could hear what this sounds like in the actual room…this iphone mic is picking up about 10 percent of it….one of the sickest tones i have ever dialed up in my life. 67 marshall plexi pa 50 head into a 68 4x12 with original 30s with 55 hz bass cones on the left….68 plexi super bass 50 into an ‘87 2x12 silver jubilee cab on right.
F add 9 to G back and forth (four times)
Last chord Bb6b5 X,13,14,0,15,X
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April 13th, 2022
Homeskoolin Volume 138, Tom Bukovac, “Plexiholic”Chapters
00:00 - Slow, beautiful, raunchy loop playing
03:36 - Hello, class! / Thanks / Nashville floods
04:45 - 1 year anniversary
05:19 - View Comment Bin - Trigger Hippy days
07:23 - Joan Osborne
09:03 - Favorite Twight Zone? The Shelter
10:37 - Overcoming Red Light Fever?
12:39 - Guitar or amp you never had?
13:35 - Crazy prices of instruments
14:02 - "Uncle Larry" amp / Ebo Customs
15:00 - Recent addiction to Marshall Plexis
A brief look at the VCB and the wonders of the old MXR Stereo Chorus.
Thanks for watching people
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March 28th, 2022
Homeskoolin’ Volume 135, Tom Bukovac, “Sympathetic For The Devil”Chapters
00:00 - Playing the double-neck with bliss resonance
02:42 - Hello, friends! / Guitar show
03:50 - Son into guitars / Inspirational message about kids
05:36 - Deals at guitar show
05:54 - 1958 Gibson EMS-1235 hollowbody double-neck
07:07 - Demonstration
08:36 - 1967 Marshall PA 50 watt plexi
09:00 - Pedal trading / Pre-Rocked Pedals / Lessons coming
A brief chat on sympathetic string vibrations on double neck guitars….fatherhood…and the virtues of vintage guitar shows…
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In this video Larry is plunking a 1958 Gibson EMS-1235 hollow body double neck through a 1967 Marshall PA 50 watt plexi.
Thanks for watching the show friends
December 19th, 2021
Homeskoolin’ Volume 121, Tom Bukovac, “Birthday Rock”Chapters
00:00 - Scorching intro playing!
02:11 - Happy Sunday, class! / Titans
02:45 - Marshall cab / '58 Les Paul
03:10 - T-shirts
03:54 - 53rd Birthday tomorrow (Happy Birthday Tom!)
04:19 - Paul Davids response (YouTube Link) / Homeskoolers
05:24 - Vintage guitar freaks / guitarhq.com
07:35 - Henning Vahlbruch pedals
07:56 - Plexi Soul CDs
08:36 - Viewer Comment Bin / NFL thoughts
09:10 - '58 Les Paul
09:53 - P-Bass loop, guitar lesson
Uncle Larry is gonna be 53 tomorrow kids….
Todays distortion tone courtesy of an old Multivox Big Jam Distortion that my dear old pal Bubba sent me…slapback by Henning Vahlbruch.
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March 31st, 2020
Corona Lessons Volume 13, Tom Bukovac, “Session Man”Chapters
00:00 - Nasty blues playing
03:03 - Interruption / Intro
03:37 - PRS "Cleveland" story
04:55 - Sessions and playing
05:35 - Freedom in playing / "Red Light Fever"
07:32 - Aggressive vs safe playing
07:45 - Steely Dan story / Rehearse / Explore
10:52 - Session musicians and experiences
13:18 - Skillset needed to be session musician
A trip through the triumphs and the horrors of the worlds second oldest occupation.