Search the Site

Uber Guitar Quizzes

Think you know something about guitar gear? Take our:

Guitar Gear Quiz Or Metal Gear Quiz Or Guitar Pedal Quiz - New!

Latest Comments

  • AC/DC - Angus Young's Guitar Gear Rig and Equipmen...robert d tait said More
    In the early days, they played in a youth club in Armadale... 5 days ago.
  • Rush's Alex Lifeson Guitar Gear Rig and EquipmentBrett bradford said More
    I worked in a music store that sold Bugera and... 6 days ago.
  • Prince's Guitar Gear Rig and EquipmentBahadır said More
    He never used Boss MT-2 it was a HM-2 1 week ago.
  • Mudvayne - Greg Tribbett Guitar Gear Rig and Equip...Casey said More
    Not the Voodoo, The Gothic series 3 weeks ago.
  • Tom Petty Guitar Rig Gear and Equipmentfrank said More
    Early Vintage One O'Clock Position Examples
    There was indeed... 4 weeks ago.
  • John Mayer's Guitar Gear Rig and EquipmentAnonymous said More
    According to Rene Martinez (guitar tech for both SRV and... Monday, 15 October 2018
  • John Mayer's Guitar Gear Rig and EquipmentSam Roney said More
    According to Mayer interview, Mayer specifically said that... Monday, 15 October 2018
  • Soulfly - Marc Rizzo Guitar Rig Gear and EquipmentAlexandru said More
    Marc still got his BC Rich custom 7 string signature, but... Thursday, 11 October 2018
  • Foo Fighters - Taylor Hawkins Drum Kit and Gear Se...Dev said More
    What snare drum is Taylor using at their Wembley gig in... Thursday, 04 October 2018
  • Eddie Van Halen's Guitar Gear Rig and EquipmentHoward said More
    I don’t think amplifiers made in the 1970s ever had built... Monday, 01 October 2018
  • Escape The Fate - Bryan Monte Money Guitar Gear Ri...adam said More
    does he use both the blues driver and the super overdrive at... Monday, 24 September 2018
  • Eddie Van Halen's Guitar Gear Rig and EquipmentKB said More
    Ed is notorious for speaking fiction regarding hia gear. He... Saturday, 08 September 2018
  • Zac Brown Guitar Rig Gear and EquipmentAnonymous said More
    Zac Brown also owns several Fredholm guitars. Thursday, 06 September 2018
  • Mudvayne - Greg Tribbett Guitar Gear Rig and Equip...Ryan Lindsey said More
    They were on the Tatoo The Earth tour when they first came... Thursday, 06 September 2018

Brad Nowell was an American musician who served as lead singer and guitarist of the popular ska punk band Sublime. He died at the age of twenty-eight from a heroin overdose shortly before the release of Sublime's self-titled major label debut.

Let's look at some of the gear and equipment that has been seen in Brad's Guitar Rig to get those awesome sounds that we all remember Sublime had.

CoolClick the gear images for more info and specs at Guitar CenterCool

 

Guitar
- Ibanez S470 Electric Guitar

Ibanez S470DXQM Electric Guitar Red Viking

- Dan Macdonald Custom Guitar

- Fender Strats (the earlier years)

- Epiphone acoustic

 

Amps and Cabinets
- Mesa Boogie triple rectifier 1/2 stack (started to use this around '94)

Mesa Boogie Triple Rectifier 150W Tube Guitar Amp HeadMesa Boogie Rectifier 240W 4x12 Standard Guitar Speaker Cabinet Black Straight

Used these amplifiers pre '94:

- Marshall JCM800 Combo 2x12"

Marshall JCM800 2203 Vintage Series 100W Tube Head

- Roland JC-120 Jazz Chorus Combo 2x12"

Roland JC-120 Jazz Chorus Amp

- Gallien Krueger amp with x2 2x12" cabs

 

 

Effects and More
- Boss DD-3 Digital Delay Pedal

Boss DD-3 Digital Delay Pedal

- Boss OS-2 Overdrive Distortion Pedal

- Whirlwind A/B Selector

Whirlwind Selector A/B Box

Like what you see?

Close

Hit the buttons below to follow us, you won't regret it...