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Live at Pompeii

The full and detailed rundown of David Gilmour's Live at Pompeii gear! All the guitars, amps, effects, strings and picks including a comprehensive song by song setup guide!

Gilmour Gear Guide

The most comprehensive guide to David Gilmour's guitars, amps and effects! Select an album or tour for a complete run-down, including detailed gear descriptions, song setups and effect settings.

Buyer's Gear Guide

What guitars, pickups, amps and pedals should you choose for your bedroom or stage setup? This comprehensive guide is packed with recommendations and tips based on hours of testing and experience.

Tone Guides

We're digging deep into the biggest topic of them all - tone. Learn how to reach the full potential of your gear and how to approach a rig setup for rehearsals, studio, stage and bedrooms.

From The Blog

  • Gilmourish - boutique VS budget Budget VS Boutique – why the fuzz? Posted on November 30, 2018

    In my recent videos covering classic Boss pedals and new Big Muff releases from Electro Harmonix, I’ve tried to demonstrate that it’s possible to get close to David Gilmour’s tones, without busting the bank. Still, so-called budget pedals are often […]

  • David Gilmour - EHX Triangle Big Muff Pi Electro Harmonix Triangle Big Muff Pi review Posted on September 30, 2018

    To celebrate their 50th anniversary of making pedals, Electro Harmonix recently released the pedal that’s surely been their biggest success – the Big Muff Pi. Obviously, I had to check it out. Here’s my review of the Triangle Big Muff […]

  • David Gilmour - Boss DS-1 David Gilmour on a Budget – Boss DS-1 Posted on September 16, 2018

    In this video we’ll examine the classic Boss DS-1. Is it capable of replicating classic David Gilmour fuzz and overdrive tones?
    The DS-1 came out in 1978 and since then, it’s been featured on more recordings than probably any other pedal. […]

  • David Gilmour - Boss SD-1 David Gilmour on a Budget – Boss SD-1 Posted on September 4, 2018

    In this video we’ll examine the classic Boss SD-1. Is it capable of replicating David Gilmour’s Tube Driver tones?
    The SD-1 came out of the OD-1 – one of the first ever compact overdrive pedals. Like the Tube Screamer, it has […]

  • David Gilmour on a Budget - BOSS BD2 David Gilmour on a budget – BOSS BD-2 Posted on August 11, 2018

    In this video I’m presenting one of my all time favourite overdrive pedals, the classic Boss BD-2.
    The BD-2 has a transaprent tube amp-like tone, with a hint of mids and compression but a very open and dynamic character. It’s […]

  • Binson Echorec David Gilmour’s Run Like Hell and Binson delay/echo settings Posted on July 16, 2018

    In this video I’m adressing some of the comments you posted on my last clip where we discussed David Gilmour’s four signature delay settings.
    To set time settings on pedals without a display – open a delay plug-in in […]