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Billy Duffy is a hard rock and alternative rock guitarist best known for being a member of post punk band The Cult. His fusion of punk and rock riffs had a dark, mystic vibe. In the mid-2000s, he formed a new band called Circus Diablo.

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

Billy Duffy on guitar

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Guitars

- Gretsch Guitars G7593T-BD Billy Duffy Signature White Falcon guitar

Gretsch Guitars G7593T-BD Billy Duffy Signature White Falcon

- Gretsch G7593 White Falcon guitar (6136 pic below)

Gretsch Guitars G6139T-CBDC White Falcon Center Block Double Cutaway with Bigsby

- Gretsch 70's falcon

- Gibson Les Paul customs ('70s Les Paul Custom, etc...)

Gibson Custom Les Paul Custom Electric Guitar Black

- Gibson Les Paul '57 reissue goldtop

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

- 2010 Nash '63 Relic Esquire guitar (black w/ Seymour Duncan P-90 pickup)

- Gibson J-200 acoustic

Gibson J-200 Standard Acoustic-Electric Guitar

- Guild F-412 acoustic 12-string guitar

Guild F-412 Jumbo 12-String Acoustic Guitar

Note: Looks like he sold 2 Les Paul customs and Gibson ES-1275 on rockstarguitars.com site




Amps and Cabinets
- Roland JC-120 amp (a big part of his chorus sound)

Roland JC-120 Jazz Chorus Amp

- Badcat amps

- Marshall JCM800 amp (Harry Kolbe mod)

Marshall JCM800 2203 Vintage Series 100W Tube Head

- Marshall basket weave 4x12" cabinets with Celestion 25-watt greenbacks

Marshall 1960TV Cabinet

- Matchless DC-30 Amplifiers (2x12)

- Marshall MKII MAster Model amp heads (100 watt)



Effects and More
- Furman Power Conditioner

Furman PL-Pro C Power Conditioner

- Whirlwind rack Multi Selector

- GCX rack switchers

Voodoo Lab GCX Guitar Audio Switcher

- Ibanez TS-9 and TS808 Tube Screamer pedals

Ibanez TS9 Tube Screamer Effects PedalIbanez TS808 Vintage Tube Screamer Reissue

- MXR Phase 100

MXR M-107 Phase 100 Effects Pedal

- MXR Micro Amp

MXR M-133 Micro Amp Pedal

- Voodoo Lab Pedal Power 2 Plus

Voodoo Lab Pedal Power 2+ Power Supply

- Boss DD-3 Delay pedals

Boss DD-3 Digital Delay Pedal

- Boss BF-3 Flanger pedal

Boss BF-3 Flanger Pedal

- Boss NS-2 Noise Supressor

Boss NS-2 Noise Suppressor Pedal

- Boss DM-2 Vintage delay pedal

- Rocktron All Access

- Ernie Ball Volume pedal

Ernie Ball 6166 Mono Volume Pedal

- Dunlop 95Q Crybaby wah pedal

Dunlop 95Q Cry Baby Wah Pedal

- Boss Super Overdrive SD-1

Boss SUPER OverDrive SD-1 Pedal

- Boss TU-3

Boss TU-3 Chromatic Pedal Tuner

- Lovetone Brown Source

- Menatone Red Snapper

- Lovetone Kalamazoo Overdrive pedal

Lovepedal Kalamazoo Overdrive Guitar Effects Pedal

- Whirlwind The Bomb pedal

- CAE Siwtchable amp Splitter

- Line 6 G90 Wireless

Line 6 Relay G90 Rackmount Digital Wireless Guitar System

 

Strings and Picks
- Ernie Ball strings .011-.048 low E replaced with a .052

Ernie Ball 2242 Power Slinky RPS 11 Electric Guitar Strings

- Dunlop Billy Duffy-imprint Gold Flex 50 nylon picks

- Herco medium guitar picks

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