largest/longest pedal boards u have ever seen...

Discussion in 'Effects [BG]' started by retitled, Aug 12, 2005.

  1. retitled


    Feb 13, 2004
    forest hills
    was watching a korn bootleg and i was shocked at the length of the guitarests pedal board...


    how about u guys? whats the biggest youve ever seen?
  2. Petary791


    Feb 20, 2005
    Michigan, USA
    Wow, that's pretty ridiculous.

    I saw Ler Lalonde's on the Primus DVD (Animals Should Not Try to Act Like People - The Duchess) and it was pretty huge too.
  3. Toasted


    May 26, 2003
    Leeds, UK

    Oh, and doug wimbish.
  4. JPrisus


    Jun 8, 2005
    Both the guitarist and bassist from The Mars Volta have insane pedalboards.
  5. emjazz

    emjazz Supporting Member

    Feb 23, 2003
    Boston, MA
    Hands down, Doug Wimbish. His pedalboard isn't just really literally surrounds him! :eek:
  6. I wish I had a scanner so I could show you Juan Alderete's board, it IS pretty insane, but seems much smaller and more organized compared with Doug Wimbish's board:


    I'm still just happy with my Terrible Trio of what my friend calls "Unholy Bass": Big Muff-->Digitech Bass Synth/Wah-->Boss Flanger...
  7. 43% burnt

    43% burnt an actor who wants to run the whole show

    May 4, 2004
    Bridgeport, CT
    Juan's board ;)
  8. Petary791


    Feb 20, 2005
    Michigan, USA
    Does anyone have a pic of Doug Wimbish's?

    Mike Einzinger's is huge:

    Hammet's is ridiculous:
  9. strummer


    Jul 27, 2005
    Are we talking big boards or number of perdals? I think Juan Alderete has the most pedals I have ever seen anyone use.
  10. Trevorus


    Oct 18, 2002
    Urbana, IL
    The dude from radiohead. Hands down.
  12. sloppysubs


    Nov 24, 2002
    Swansboro, NC
    doug wimbish, johnny greenwood, and if we can stretch it a little chris chaney's rack. id hate to see that laid out on the floor.
  13. Muzique Fann

    Muzique Fann Howzit brah

    Dec 8, 2003
    Kauai, HI
    I've seen a picture of Wimbish's old pedal board and that chain was looooong. Trey Anastasio usually has a rediculous amount of pedals - I'll try to find a pic...
  14. syciprider

    syciprider Banned

    May 27, 2005
    Inland Empire
    Wow, they use pedals that folks here dismiss as inferior.
  15. I would imagine the guys from dream theatre and yes would have some big pedalboards.
  16. Petary791


    Feb 20, 2005
    Michigan, USA
  17. rockstarbassist

    rockstarbassist Banned

    Apr 30, 2002
    The Woodlands, TX
    Endorsing Artist: HCAF
    I think the DT guys have pretty much all rackmounted stuff. If John has MORE than what's in his effin' rack, well then I just don't know...

    Most I've seen is Mike Enzinger on the Morning View stuff. He had probably about 10 more pedals than what's in that pic from Red Rocks, and now with his 2nd rate band.

    There's some insane pics on NYC Pedalboards' website and also Dave at Loooper has some crazy stuff. Justin Meldal-Johnsen has a bunch too. He had a BP issue where it broke down his gear, and unlike Chaney (which is what I'd do if I had the $$), his is ALL on his pedalboard. Crazy.
  18. Matt Till

    Matt Till

    Jun 1, 2002
    Edinboro, PA
    Yeah Stingus it's a Red X to us.
  19. rockstarbassist

    rockstarbassist Banned

    Apr 30, 2002
    The Woodlands, TX
    Endorsing Artist: HCAF

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