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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

  • 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 […]

  • Electro Harmonix Big Muff reissues comparison Posted on December 30, 2019

    Electro Harmonix recently reissued all of their classic Big Muffs, with impressive attention to details and tone. In this feature I’ll try to compare three of the more Gilmourish sounding and reveal my favourite!

    It started with the Green Russian, which […]

  • Gilmourish - Electro Harmonix Ram's Head Big Muff Electro Harmonix Ram’s Head Big Muff review Posted on November 24, 2019

    Electro Harmonix recently released the last of their Big Muff reissues and probably the most anticipated. The Ram’s Head. The original pedal defined David Gilmour’s late 70s and early tones. Here’s my review. 

    It’s exciting to see how Electro Harmonix is […]