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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

  • Tru-Fi Rat Pack review Posted on September 19, 2021

    In this review I’m exploring the Rat Pack from Tru-Fi pedals.

    The Rat Pack is a take on the classic Rat pedal, with a 3-way toggle switch for Turbo, Sweet and Classic Rat sounds.

    Like the Rat, the Rat Pack produce […]

  • Echoline Everest overdrive and Silicon fuzz review Posted on August 22, 2021

    In this video we’ll be looking at two pedals from Echoline Pedals. The Everest overdirve and the Silicon fuzz.

    The Everest Drive is a medium gain overdrive, with a hint of mid range and coompression. Not entirely transaprent but it […]

  • David Gilmour’s Echoes seagull sound Posted on August 15, 2021

    It’s been a while since I’ve done any videos on my Youtube channel but I’m back and this time we’re exploring one of David Gilmour’s more unique sounds – the Echoes seagull sound.

    Dating back to February 1970, the sound […]

  • Best Gilmourish pedals of 2020 Posted on January 9, 2021

    2020 has been a crazy year but there’s been a lot of great guitar gear for all genres and tones. In this video I’m presenting my top two David Gilmour related pedals of 2020 ending with a short jam using […]

  • Lee Harris - Nick Mason's Saucerful of Secrets Interview with Lee Harris from Nick Mason’s Saucerful of Secrets Posted on September 20, 2020

    (photo by Robert Grablewski)

    One of my favourite concert films is no doubt Pink Floyd’s Live at Pompeii from 1971. It’s the epic version of Echoes and the almost surreal surroundings of at empty Roman amphie theatre. Still, one of my […]

  • gilmourish - DryBell The Engine review DryBell The Engine review Posted on September 9, 2020

    Overdrive is probably the trickiest of the pedals and effects. For me at least. I’m constantly searching for that something special and whatever that is, seem to change depending on what amp and guitar I use and in what mood […]