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!

Uber Facebook

Latest Comments

  • Tool - Danny Carey Drum Kit Gear and Drum Set Equi...Big Steve said More
    What drum throne does he use? I am a big guy like him. I... 4 hours ago.
  • Tool - Danny Carey Drum Kit Gear and Drum Set Equi...Skye L.A. Voigt said More
    Most likely overdubbed 11 hours ago.
  • Michael Amott - Guitar Gear Rig and EquipmentJimbo said More
    Only guitar I've seen pictures of him using (for Carcass) is... 2 days ago.
  • Michael Amott - Guitar Gear Rig and EquipmentJimbo said More
    If it's recorded at Studio Fredman, probably 2 Shure SM57s.... 2 days ago.
  • Primus - Les Claypool's Bass Gear Rig and Equipmen...paul sreed said More
    impossible an ampeg svt3. It´s a mesa boogie bass 400 3 weeks ago.
  • Tony MacAlpine Guitar Rig Gear and EquipmentDarius Maroszyk said More
    Tony used to use Peavey Classic amps in the 80's. Maximum... 3 weeks ago.
  • Smashing Pumpkins - Billy Corgan Guitar Gear Rig a...Anonymous said More
    JMP-1 4 weeks ago.
  • Rascal Flatts - Joe Don Rooney Guitar Rig Gear and...William barger said More
    For anyone who wants to know, he uses the red channel on the... Monday, 18 September 2017
  • Kings of Leon - Caleb Followill Guitar Rig Gear an...Gito said More
    Hi everybody. Pls help me! Where can i find patches for boss... Sunday, 17 September 2017
  • Smashing Pumpkins - Billy Corgan Guitar Gear Rig a...miles tippett said More
    The ADA was Gish era. Thursday, 07 September 2017
  • Michael Amott - Guitar Gear Rig and EquipmentLucas Correa said More
    HEY PEOPLE! CHECK THIS VIDEO.. HE SAYS THE GEAR ON THE... Tuesday, 29 August 2017
  • System of a Down - Shavo Odadjian Bass Gear Riggibsonrickenbacker@mail.ru said More
    Now Shavo plays on Warwick Streamer 4 & Warwick SS 4 Sunday, 27 August 2017
  • Michael Amott - Guitar Gear Rig and EquipmentlucasJLcorrea said More
    hey men! what is the mics?? :O please tell me Saturday, 26 August 2017
  • Nightwish - Emppu Vuorinen Guitar Gear Rig and Equ...Polly said More
    Hello does anyone have the sound settings Boss GT-10 Emppu?... Friday, 18 August 2017

Uber Twitter

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.

CoolClick the gear for more info & specs at Musician's FriendCool

 

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 X Splatter Electric Guitar Custom Graphic

- 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 Standard Historic 1957 Les Paul Goldtop Reissue Vos Electric Guitar 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 HeadKrank Krankenstein + KRPBK00 120W Tube Guitar Amp Head Black

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

Krank Revolution 4x12 Speaker Cabinet

- 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 Cry Baby Rack Wah

- Dunlop Zakk Wylde wahpedal

Dunlop ZW-45 Zakk Wylde Signature Cry Baby 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

- 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

Like what you see?

Close

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