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Neil Young is one of the most famous musicians of all time. His guitar rig is filled with vintage gear that would make most musician's drool.

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

Neil Young playing guitar 

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Guitars
- 1953 Gibson Les Paul Goldtop that is painted black. Bigsby tremolo. P90 in neck. Firebird pickup in bridge. ("Old Black")

- 1961 Gretsch White Falcon

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

- 1956 Gibson Les Paul Junior

DISCONTINUED - Gibson Custom 1957 Les Paul Junior Single Cutaway Electric Guitar

- 1953 Gibson Les Paul Goldtop (with Bigsby)

Gibson Custom 1954 Les Paul Standard Historic Reissue Goldtop VOS Antique Gold

- Martin D-28 "Hank", early 40's (once Hank Williams')

Martin D-28 Dreadnought Acoustic Guitar - Natural

- Martin 1968 D-45

Martin D-45 Dreadnought Acoustic Guitar

- Martin D-28 '62

- Taylor 855 12-string

- Gretsch 6120

Gretsch Guitars G6120TM Chet Atkins Hollow Body Electric Guitar Tiger Maple Stain

- Gibson Flying V

Gibson 2017 Flying V Hp Electric Guitar Ebony

- Fender Broadcaster

Fender Custom Shop 60th Anniversary Series Broadcaster Electric Guitar Nocaster Blonde






Amps and Cabinets
- '59 Fender tweed Deluxe amplifier (6L6 tubes)

Fender 57 Deluxe 12W 1x12 Combo Amp

- Fender Tremolux

Fender Eric Clapton Signature EC Tremolux 12W 1x12 Hand-Wired Tube Guitar Combo Amp

- Magnatone 280 with stereo vibrato

- Magnatone Speaker Cab

- Fender Twin

- Mesa Boogie Bass 400

- Whizzer boxes - motrized device used to adjust the amp volume and other settings




Effects and More
- pedalboard made out of red painted wood. (also controls whizzers)
- Fender Reverb unit
- Mu-Tron octave divider
- MXR Analog Delay
- Boss Flanger (in blue box)
- Echoplex
- Shure SM57 mics (used on the amps)

Shure SM57 Instrument/Vocal Mic

- Sennheiser 409 mics (used on the amps)
- Alesis Microverb





Strings and Picks
- D'Angelico 80/20 Brass acoustic guitar strings .012-.054 gauge

- Dean Markley Super V electric strings .010-.046 gauges

- Herco nylon Gold Flex 50 picks

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