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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.

Gilmour Classic Gear

In-depth features on David Gilmour's iconic guitars, amps and effects. Get all the specs, the performance history and unique images of the Black and red Strats, Big Muffs, Hiwatts and much more!

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

  • Dawner Prince Electronics Pulse review Posted on July 27, 2020

    Rotating speaker cabinets has been an essential part of David Gilmour’s tone since the early 70s. There’s been many pedals over the years, trying to capture that elusive tone and some has indeed succeeded. The newest on the market is […]

  • David Gilmour release new track Yes, I Have Ghosts Posted on July 11, 2020

    Yes, I Have Ghosts is David’s first new track in five years, following his last solo album Rattle That Lock.

    According to David, the track was done just prior to Covid-19 and the lock-down in England. A pre-booked session with backing […]

  • Neo Instruments Micro Vent Neo Instruments Micro Vent 122 review Posted on April 13, 2020

    Modulation is often what makes a guitar tone stand out. In the old days, guitarists experimented with unusual effects and ways of getting that little extra. One trick was to plug a guitar into a rotating speaker cabinet, which was […]

  • Green Carrot Floydian Plum review Green Carrot Pedals Comfortably Plum and Rosemary & Thyme review Posted on March 16, 2020

    I’ve been reviewing a lot Big Muffs and Power Boosters lately but few have been as requested as the Comfortably Plum from Green Carrot. For obvious reasons, I’m sure. Another new pedal from the UK based company is the Rosemary […]

  • Tru-Fi Floyd Fuzz and Colordriver review Posted on February 13, 2020

    Rarely have I received so many requests for me reviewing pedals as with the Floyd Fuzz and Colordriver from Tru-Fi. Perhaps because they’re so obviously aimed at David Gilmour fans but there’s also a buzz out there suggesting these are […]

  • My favourite Gilmourish pedals of 2019 Posted on January 9, 2020

    So, it’s time to look back at 2019 and some of my favourite David Gilmour related music gear.

    Obsviously, lots of cool pedals, amps and guitars came out last year but this being a David Glmour related guitar site, we’ll focus […]