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John McCrea

circa 2011

  • Guitars: "crappy" late ’60s Goya GG-12 nylon-string acoustic
  • Amplification: Barcus Berry Insider pickup into a Fender Sidekick
  • Other: "old, dead strings", vibraslap

Xan McCurdy

circa 2011

  • Guitars: Gibson Chet Atkins Tennessean w/ Bigsby (live), Guild X-170 Manhattan (studio)
  • Amps: Fender Blues Deville (since 1998), small Jordan amp (studio), Fender Twins and Bassmans (prior to the Blues Deville)
  • Pedals: Pro Co RAT (on top of his amp; always on), Boss tuner

Gabe Nelson

circa 2004 - 2009

  • Basses: Fender Precision Bass
  • Amps: Gallien-Krueger head (an 800RB in 2004) into Ampeg SVT 8x10

Vince DiFiore

circa 2005

  • Instruments: Bach trumpet, Korg microKORG, Yamaha S30, vibraslap

Paulo Baldi

circa 2010 - 2011

  • Drums: Ludwig
  • Cymbals: Istanbul/Agop
  • Sticks: Pro-Mark
  • Heads: Evans

Greg Brown

circa 1994 - 1998

  • Guitars: 1965 Guild Starfire III (w/ Dearmond 2000K pickups)
  • Amps: Silvertone 1484 Twin Twelve
  • Pedals: ProCo RAT
  • Other: flatwound strings, bridge pickup almost exclusively
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