Mastodon is a great band if you’re into the heavy. They do it right and have been doing it right for a while. They just came out with their latest release – The Hunter and it’s pretty awesome. Mastodon is a 4 piece from Atlanta, GA and I wanted to focus on the guitarist/vox Brent Hinds for this post. I’ve also been digging Brent Hinds since he’s been getting into some aluminum guitars and you can see him play a plexi (similar to Dan Armstrong) Flying V with aluminum neck. The guitar is a EGC (Electrical Guitar Company). I personally own a couple of EGCs and they’re pretty damn great.
So this pedal breakdown video comes from PremierGuitar where they go into Brent’s rig as well as Bill Kelliher’s rig:
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Here is the breakdown of the pedals on Brent’s board:
SKB StageFive pedalboard
Boss RE-20 Space Echo
Ibanez Tube Screamer TS808HW
Boss GE-7 Equalizer
Boss DD-5 Digital Delay
Monster Effects Mastortion x2
Boss TU-2 Tuner
MXR MC402 Custom Audio Electronics Boost
Let me know if there are any updates/changes to this board. This video and photo was from 2010, so I’m sure a few things have changed since then. Please comment below or send me an email from the contact form.