We speak guitar! The Guitar Speak Podcast interviews leading guitarists, luthiers, gear builders and more from all around the globe.
The podcast has been running since April 2016 and is produced and hosted in Sydney, Australia by Matt Wakeling. The Guitar Speak Podcast has steadily built a following around the world. In Australia, the show regularly rates in the Top 20 Music Interviews Charts - and is often the leading guitar focussed podcast in that category*.
Some international guests have included:
Australian guests have included:
Matt is a working guitarist and music educator. In addition to producing The Guitar Speak Podcast he has written for Cyclic Defrost Magazine and Jam Buzz, moderated Q & A sessions at the Sydney Guitar Festival, has appeared as a guest on Everyone Loves Guitar, Become a Guitarist Today and The Musicians Inn. Matt has served as a Beta Tester for Loopy (iOS looping app) and Fretboard Biology (online instructional course) and was featured in edition #29 of Australian Guitar Magazine.
Matt has worked alongside PR and management companies such as Sony Music Australia, Maric Media, Nuclear Blast Records and others in securing guests for the podcast.
The Guitar Speak Podcast is distributed internationally through Apple Podcasts, Spotify, Google Play, Amazon Music, Stitcher, I Heart Radio and many other podcast platforms.
* Source - Chartable Podcast Analytics - Australian Apple Podcasts Charts for Music Interviews, All Time Bestsellers.