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Michael Amott - Guitar Gear Rig and Equipment

Michael Amott is a British/Swedish guitarist, songwriter, founding member of the bands Arch Enemy, Spiritual Beggars, and Carnage, as well as a member of the legendary death metal band Carcass.

Let's look at some of the gear and equipment that has been seen in Michael Amott's guitar rig. Below is a list of the gear Amott has used over the years.

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Guitars

- Dean USA Michael Amott Signature Tyrant guitar

- Dean Michael Amott Tyrant X Electric Guitar - Black and Splatter models

Dean Michael Amott Tyrant X Electric Guitar Classic BlackDean Michael Amott Signature Tyrant Bloodstorm Electric Guitar

- Dean Schenker Flame V guitar

- Dean 30th Anniversary V

Note that Michael stopped using ESP in 2008 when he switched to Dean endorsement

- ESP 2008 Ninja (used in the Black Crusade Tour '07/08; 2 versions, one with Floyd Rose tremolo, also 24 frets and 25.5 scale)

- ESP Ninja Michael Amott signature series (previously AV-395 Ninja)

- ESP AV-310MA Flying V models (previous signature model only available in Japan, discontinued)

- ESP Custom F-Series model (seen in Live Apocalypse DVD)

- Ibanez RG 550 (no longer used. Used in Carcass 1990-1992)

- Gibson Les Paul Custom (white, no longer used, seen in the video for 'The Immortal')

Gibson Custom Les Paul Custom Electric Guitar Black

- Fernandes "Burny" Les Paul Custom (White, Arch Enemy video 'The Immortal')
- Fernandes "Burny" Les Paul Custom (Black)

- Gibson Les Paul 1957 Goldtop Reissue (seen in the video for 'Bury Me An Angel')

Gibson Custom 1957 Les Paul Standard Historic Reissue Goldtop Vos Antique Gold




Amps and Cabinets

- Marshall JVM410H amplifier

Marshall Jvm Series Jvm410h 100W Tube Guitar Amp Head

- Randall V2 ninja amp head (inspired and designed by Amott)

- Randall rm100m with 2 ultra xl modules and either blackface or deluxe for cleans

Randall Mts Series Rm100mf 100W Tube Guitar Amp Head Black

- Randall XL Cabinets

Randall Rv Series Rv412 270W 4X12 Guitar Speaker Cabinet Black

- Peavey 5150 (Pre-Doomsday Machine)

- Krank Revolution and Krankenstein (previously used)

Krank Revolution Rep 120W Tube Guitar Amp Head Black Black GrillKrank Krankenstein + Krpbk00 120W Tube Guitar Amp Head Black Black Grill

- Krank "Revolution" cabs (loaded with Celestion Vintage 30's)

Krank Revolution 4X12 Speaker Cabinet Silver Black Grill

- Peavey XXX amplifier





Effects and More
- BOSS OC-2 pedal

Boss Oc-3 Super Octave Pedal

- BOSS TU-2 Chromatic Tuner

Boss Tu-3 Chromatic Pedal Tuner

- Digitech GSP1101 (Multi effects processor)

Digitech Gsp1101 Guitar Multi Effects Processor

- Digitech Control 2 Foot controller

Digitech Control2 Foot Controller Black

- Dunlop 19" Rack mounted custom Wah DCR-2SR with two remotes on stage

Dunlop Crybaby Rack Wah

- Dunlop Zakk Wylde wahpedal

Dunlop Zw-45 Zakk Wylde Signature Crybaby Wah Pedal

- Ibanez AD-9 Analog Delay

Maxon 9-Series Ad-9 Pro Analog Delay Pedal

- Ibanez TS-808 Tube Screamer

Ibanez Ts808 Vintage Tube Screamer Reissue

- MXR Phase 90

Mxr M-101 Phase 90 Pedal

- Providence PEC-2 Routing System

- Roland SDE-3000 Rack Delay Unit

- Seymour Duncan SFX-01 Pickup Booster

- Shure ULXP4 Wireless Unit

Shure Ulxp4 Wireless Receiver J1

- Rocktron Hush Super C (Noise Gate)

Rocktron Hush Super C Stereo Guitar Noise Reduction System

- VOX V847 wah-wah pedal

Vox V847a Wah-Wah Pedal

- ZOOM G9.2tt (Used on demo's for "Rise Of The Tyrant" album 2006-2007)

- Maxon AF-9

Maxon Af-9 Auto Filter

 

Strings and Picks

- Rotosound MAS11 Michael Amott Signature strings gauges 11,15,18,32w,44w,59w

- D'Addario Strings (11-59 custom set)

- has been seen with blue Dunlop tortex pick

Dunlop Tortex Standard Guitar Picks .88Mm 1 Dozen

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