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Eric Melvin is the rhythm guitarist in the California punk band NOFX. Eric was an original member of NOFX and is still in it. Eric also plays Accordian, which you can sometimes see him play at NOFX shows.

Let's look at some of the gear and equipment that has been seen in Eric's NOFX guitar rig.

Eric Melvin Live on Guitar

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Guitars
- ESP Japan Les Paul Body Style (clear and unvarnished) guitar
- 1977 Gibson Les Paul



Amps and Cabinets

- Mesa Mark V

DISCONTINUED - Mesa Boogie Mark V 90W 1x12 Tube Guitar Combo Amp Black

- Mesa Boogie Mark IV with 6L6s

- Mesa 4x12 cabinets

Mesa Boogie Rectifier 240W 4x12 Standard Guitar Speaker Cabinet Black Straight

- Marshall Cabinets (there are some pictures out there with him using Marshalls)

Marshall 1960A or 1960B 300W 4x12 Guitar Extension Cabinet





Effect and More
Note: We looked through about 700 photos and identified much of Melvin's pedals, but we think we might have missed a couple - post a comment to add to this.

- Audio Technica Wireless
- Furman Power Conditioner

Furman PL-Pro C Power Conditioner

- Korg DTR rack tuner

- Dunlop Crybaby Wah pedal

Dunlop Original Cry Baby Wah Pedal

- Electro-Harmonix Big Muff PI (USSR version)

Electro-Harmonix Classics USA Big Muff PI Distortion / Sustainer Guitar Effects Pedal

- MXR 10 Band EQ

MXR M-108 Ten Band Graphic EQ

- Hotcake distortion pedal

- Boss Super Phaser

Boss PH-3 Phase Shifter Pedal

- Mesa Boogie Pedal



Strings and Picks
- Ernie Ball ("purple pack") Power Slinky 11-48 gauge guitar strings

Ernie Ball 2220 Power Slinky Nickel Electric Guitar Strings

- Dunlop Tortex picks

Dunlop Tortex Standard Guitar Picks

 

Go to the next page for pictures of Eric Melvin's rig.

 

 

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