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!

Latest Comments

  • Travis Barker Drum Kit and Drum GearCR7TheGunner said More
    Kinda out dated but still correct. As of June 2018, he uses... 1 day ago.
  • Todd Rundgren Guitar Rig Gear and EquipmentJack said More
    Wondering what type of strings and what gauge todd r uses.... 1 week ago.
  • The Black Crowes - Rich Robinson Guitar Gear Rig a...Eric Brazier said More
    During the Black Crowes heyday Rich rocked a Marshall Silver... 1 week ago.
  • Wes Borland Guitar Gear Rig and EquipmentJohackim said More
    And Wes had used one "Master Guitars Cremona Costum" [url=http://]... 2 weeks ago.
  • Nightwish - Emppu Vuorinen Guitar Gear Rig and Equ...David Jamison said More
    Some advice as a hugh Emppu and Nightwish mentor using an... 2 weeks ago.
  • As I Lay Dying - Phil Sgrosso's Guitar Gear Rig an...Ralph Cerullo said More
    He uses SIT strings that's why you can't find them on the DR... 2 weeks ago.
  • Children of Bodom - Alexi Laiho's Guitar Gear Rig ...Bobby said More
    He uses just normal ESP straps 2 weeks ago.
  • Tool - Danny Carey Drum Kit Gear and Drum Set Equi...Joey said More
    Hey Big Steve, Danny Carey uses a red roc-n-soc drum... 2 weeks ago.
  • Izzy Stradlin Guitar Rig Gear and EquipmentBill said More
    Anyone know what overdrive pedal Izzy uses or anything about... 4 weeks ago.
  • Gus G. Guitar Rig Gear and EquipmentKris said More
    Now Jackson signature model... Thursday, 26 April 2018
  • Buckethead Guitar Gear Rig and EquipmentRazorB said More
    The info needs to be updated.. Although Buckethead took some... Friday, 13 April 2018
  • Rush - Geddy Lee's Bass Gear Rig and EquipmentTeleblues said More
    No picks Wednesday, 11 April 2018
  • Tesla - Frank Hannon Guitar Rig Gear and EquipmentRalph said More
    What effects used on little Suzi
    Monday, 09 April 2018
  • Grateful Dead - Jerry Garcia Guitar Rig Gear and E...Anonymous said More
    Takamine Acoustic ... sweet lookin guitar ... Wednesday, 04 April 2018

Joe Don Rooney is the guitar player in the American country music band Rascal Flatts.

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

Joe playing guitar

CoolClick the gear images for more info and specs at Guitar CenterCool

 

Guitars
- Gibson custom built goldtop Les Paul (with image of wife's lips painted)

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

- Gibson 1963 SG Juniors (red and a white one)

DISCONTINUED - Gibson SG Junior 60's Electric Guitar

- Gibson ES-335 (sunburst)

Gibson ES-335 Dot Plain-top Electric Guitar with Gloss Finish - Sunburst

- James Tyler Telecaster

- Fender 1957 Reissue Stratocaster (his is sunburst)

Fender Custom Shop 1957 Stratocaster Relic Electric Guitar - Red

- Taylor 714ce

Taylor 714ce Rosewood/Spruce Grand Auditorium Acoustic-Electric Guitar Tobacco Sunburst

- Gibson Les Paul Studio (ebony)

Gibson 2014 Les Paul Studio Electric Guitar







Amps and Cabinets

- Bogner Ectasy 101B amplifiers (x2, one is a backup)

Bogner Ecstasy 101B 100W Tube Guitar Amp Head with EL34s Comet Black

- Bogner spare?

- Marshall mid 70's JMP 50 watt (for clean)

- VHT Power Amps (x2, one spare)

- Bogner 4x12 cabinet (used by the Bogners) G12H30 celestions

Bogner 412STU 210W 4x12 Uberkab Guitar Speaker Cabinet

- 2x12 (used by the Marshall head. Vintage 30's)

- 1x12 cabs built by Peter Matthers (vintage 30 celestions)

- cabs miced with Shure SM57 mics and Royer R-121 Ribbon mics

Shure SM57 Instrument/Vocal MicRoyer R-121 LIVE Ribbon Microphone Nickel







Effects and More

Rack:
- TC Electronic FireworX Multi Effects Processor

TC Electronic FireworX Multi Effects Processor

- TC Electronic Reverb 4000

TC Electronic M-4000 Stereo Reverb Unit

- TC Electronic D-Two - Multitap rhythm delay

TC Electronic D-Two Multi-Tap Delay

- RJM Amp Gizmo
- Korg Rack tuner
- Palmer PDI-09 Direct Box
- Furman Power Conditioner
- Shure Wireless
- Radial Headbone

Radial Engineering Headbone VT Amp Head Switcher for Tube Amps





Joe's Pedalboard:
- Digital Music Corp Ground Control Pro

Voodoo Lab Ground Control Pro MIDI Foot Controller

- Ernie Ball Volume pedal

Ernie Ball 6165 Stereo Volume/Pan Pedal

- Boss FS-5U pedal

Boss FS-5U Nonlatching Footswitch

- Lehle 1@3 Amp switcher

Lehle 1at3 SGoS Switcher Guitar Pedal

- Analog Man Mini-Chorus

- Boss GE-7 EQ pedal

Boss GE-7 Equalizer Pedal

- Boss NS-2 pedal

Boss NS-2 Noise Suppressor Pedal

- Fulltone MDV2 Mini DejaVibe 2 (wah version)

Fulltone MDV Mini DejaVibe Vibe/Chorus Pedal

- Boss TU-15 Chromatic Tuner



The Tech pedalboard (controlled by his guitar tech who does much of the switching) has:
- Digital Music Corp Ground Control Pro
- Ernie Ball VP Volume pedal
- Boss TU-2

Boss TU-3 Chromatic Pedal Tuner

- Dunlop DC Brick

Dunlop DC-Brick Multi-Power Supply

- Keeley Compressor

Keeley Compressor 2 knob Guitar Effect Pedal

- DLS Effects RotoSim rotary speaker simulator

DLS Effects RotoSim pedal

 

 

Checkout this great picture from 2007 of Joe's pedalboard. Thanks to Dave at DLS Effects for providing us with the photo!

Click the image to enlarge to fullsize in a shadowbox.

Like what you see?

Close

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