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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.

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.

Gear Maintenance

Keeping your gear in shape is crucial for getting the tones you want. In these features we'll cover general maintenance, string and pickup height, keeping the guitar tuned, noise troubleshooting and more!

From The Blog

  • gilmourish.com - SviSound OverZiod Ge Fuzz review SviSound OverZiod and Ge Fuzz review Posted on June 24, 2015

    It’s not often that you come across pedals that stand out as being really unique. Don’t get me wrong, there’s so much great coming out these days that it’s hard to choose but every now and then you find these […]

  • How to use reverb Posted on June 6, 2015

    Reverb is one of the most common effects used by both guitarists and producers. Still, it’s an often misunderstood effect and if used wrong, it can do more harm than good. In this feature we’ll look at different types of […]

  • Tree of Life review Vick Audio Tree of Life review Posted on May 21, 2015

    Tracking down a good overdrive is a challenge for most of us. Obviously, they need to have the tone you want but they also need to fit your amp and guitar and perhaps more so than any other pedal. A […]

  • Competition - Custom Pedal Boards Competition! Win Van-Damme Pro Patch Cables from Custom Pedal Boards! Posted on May 12, 2015

    THE COMPETITION HAS NOW ENDED.
    Winners: Olivier Homps (UK) and Robbert Molenaar (the Netherlands)
    The good guys at Custom Pedal Boards have provided some high end Van-Damme patch cables and what’s more fitting than to have a little competition. It’s been […]

  • Gilmourish.Com - Detox your rig Slave to the pedal? How to detox your rig and knowing what you have. Posted on May 3, 2015

    Are you a slave to your pedals and effects? Aren’t we all? It’s easy to get blinded by all the effects available today. Each pedal seem more irresistible than the other but do we really need them? In this feature […]

  • YellowSquash Sound Labs Iron Fist YellowSquash Sound Labs Iron Fist Compressor/Sustainer review Posted on April 22, 2015

    I guess the compressor pedal isn’t on the top of your list. It’s not a pedal or effect you’d prioritise if money is tight or space is limited but a good compressor can be a powerful tool on your pedal […]