Gear

Sean Bassett

Classical Guitars

  • 1991 Loprinzi Concert Elite, Spruce top
  • 1998 Jim Redgate: Brazilian Rosewood Back and Sides, Western Red Cedar Top
  • 2017 Len Laviolette Guitar: Cocobolo Back and Sides, Cedar Top, Barbera Pickup system

Electric Guitars

  • 2001 Gibson Les Paul Custom in Black
  • 2008 Gibson 1984 Explore Re-issue in Alpine White (James Hetfield Signature)
  • 2013 BC Rich Matt Tuck Signature in Transparent Purple
  • 2017 Jackson Adrian Smith SDXQ in Green Burst Finish

Bass Guitars

  • 2017 Fender Steve Harris Signature Precision Bass
  • “The Punk Bass” (Make and Model Unknown)

Amplification

  • Fishman SA220 (Main for Classical Guitars)
  • Mesa Boogie Dual Rectifier (Main for Electrics)
  • Fender Mustang V.2 (for practice and mobile teaching)
  • Fishman Performer (alternate for Classical Guitars)

Strings

  • Classical: Aquila Superior Tension Trebles, D’Addario Pro-Arte high tension Basses
  • Electric: D’Adarrio EXL 110 (for standard, drop D, or E-flat tuning), EXL 140 (for D standard or Drop C tuning)

Microphones

  • Shure SM58
  • Shure KSM353 (for recording)

Pedals

  • Ibanez TS9 Tube Screamer
  • Boss RC-20XL Loop Station

Other

  • Snark SN8 Tuners
  • Metro Humicases for Classical Guitars
  • Levy’s MG77 Leather Straps for Electric Guitars
  • Dunlop Strap Locks
  • Monster 1/4″ and XLR cables
  • Mogami XLR for recording

 

Ian Bassett

Classical Guitars

  • 1991 Loprinzi Concert Elite, Spruce top
  • XXXX Esteve Guitar
  • 2017 Len Laviolette Guitar: Cocobolo Back and Sides, Cedar Top, Barbera Pickup system

Electric Guitars

  • Ibanez RG
  • Jackson RR1 Rhoads Model
  • Gibson Flying V 1967 Reissue
  • ESP Kirk Hammett Signature Series

Amplification

  • Fishman SA220 (Main for Classical Guitars)
  • Mesa Boogie Dual Rectifier (Main for Electrics)
  • Fender Mustang V.2 (for practice)

Microphones

  • Shure SM58
  • Shure KSM353 (for recording)

Pedals

  • Dunlop Crybaby Wah
  • Ibanez TS9 Tube Screamer
  • Boss RC-20XL Loop Station