Adam Clayton

Adam Clayton

Adam Clayton

Adam Clayton

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Bass Guitars

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Bass guitars

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Warwick Custom Streamer CV

Warwick Custom Streamer CV

This video from Framus & Warwick shows the new Custom Streamer CV for Adam Cl... more

Sadowsky Guitar LTD

Sadowsky Guitar LTD

"Just a heads up on how wonderful your 4 basses are....beautiful instruments ... more

Fender Jazz Bass Adam Clayton Signature

Fender Jazz Bass Adam Clayton Signature

In this source photograph, Adam Clayton is seen on a promotional photograph f... more

Warwick Adam Clayton Reverso Signature Bass

Warwick Adam Clayton Reverso Signature Bass

This article from [the Bass Player Magazine website](http://www.bassplayer.co... more

Amplifiers

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Aguilar SL 112 Cabinet

Aguilar SL 112 Cabinet

“We are incredibly excited to have Adam playing through our Tone Hammer ®500 ... more

Aguilar Tone Hammer 500 Head

Aguilar Tone Hammer 500 Head

“We are incredibly excited to have Adam playing through our Tone Hammer ®500 ... more

Aguilar DB750 Amp Head

Aguilar DB750 Amp Head

In [this article at Bass Musician Magazine's website](http://bassmusicianmaga... more

Aguilar DB 410

Aguilar DB 410

In this [article from the Bass Musician Magazine website](http://bassmusician... more

Effects Pedals

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Effects pedals

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Electro-Harmonix Big Muff Pi

Electro-Harmonix Big Muff Pi

In this [scan of an article from the January 2006 issue of Bass Player magazi... more

Line 6 DM4 Distortion Modeler

Line 6 DM4 Distortion Modeler

In this [scan of an article from the January 2006 issue of Bass Player magazi... more

Needs Review Boss ODB-3 Bass OverDrive

Boss ODB-3 Bass OverDrive

Yellow box, has been using this on and off for years. more

Needs Review Electro-Harmonix Bass MicroSynth Effects Pedal

Electro-Harmonix Bass MicroSynth Effects Pedal

You can see it in the tray, Adam is using this during the innocence + experie... more

Software Plugins and VSTs

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Software plugins and vsts

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Needs Review Digidesign Digirack EQ III

Digidesign Digirack EQ III

Used for *No Line On the Horizon*, particularly "Get On Your Boots". > Dec... more

Needs Review Cranesong Phoenix

Cranesong Phoenix

As stated by producer Declan Gaffney, the L2007 was used for "Get On Your Boo... more

Needs Review Massey L2007

Massey L2007

As stated by producer Declan Gaffney, the L2007 was used for "Get On Your Boo... more

Needs Review Digidesign Bomb Factory Tech21 Sansamp PSA-1

Digidesign Bomb Factory Tech21 Sansamp PSA-1

Used for *No Line On the Horizon*, particularly "Get On Your Boots". > Dec... more

Microphones

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Microphones

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Sennheiser MD 421 Dynamic Microphone

Sennheiser MD 421 Dynamic Microphone

According to this transcription of a February 1982 issue of *U2 Magazine*, "A... more

Needs Review Focusrite ISA 828

Focusrite ISA 828

Used on *Songs of Experience*, as stated by engineer Math Bishop. > "On Ad... more

Needs Review Shure SM7

Shure SM7

Used on *No Line On the Horizon*, as stated by producer Declan Gaffney. > ... more

Studio Equipment

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Studio equipment

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Line 6 Bass Pod xt Pro

Line 6 Bass Pod xt Pro

In this [scan of an article from the January 2006 issue of Bass Player magazi... more

Needs Review Radial Engineering JD7 Injector Guitar Signal Distribution System

Radial Engineering JD7 Injector Guitar Signal Dis...

Adam is using 2 of these in the rack during the innocence + experience tour. more

Needs Review Furman PL-PLUS C Power Conditioner

Furman PL-PLUS C Power Conditioner

Uses this on the innocence + experience tour more

Needs Review DBX 160A Compressor

DBX 160A Compressor

Used this on Elevation and Vertigo Tour. more

Guitars

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Guitars

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Needs Review Fender Stratocaster Electric Guitar

Fender Stratocaster Electric Guitar

This has been used by Adam Clayton during most, if not all live performances ... more

Strings

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Needs Review DR Sunbeams Bass Strings (.45-105)

DR Sunbeams Bass Strings (.45-105)

According to DR's website, Clayton uses the DR NMR-45 bass strings, gauged fr... more

Keyboards and Synthesizers

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Keyboards and synthesizers

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Moog Taurus 3 Bass Pedals

Moog Taurus 3 Bass Pedals

Adam used the Moog Taurus II on the Joshua Tree (Streets, Exit) and earlier t... more

Headphones

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Headphones

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Jerry Harvey Audio JH16 Pro Custom In-Ear Monitor

Jerry Harvey Audio JH16 Pro Custom In-Ear Monitor

Used for the *iNNOCENCE + eXPERIENCE* Tour. > For in-ear monitors the band... more

Other Gear

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Gear Guides

Top 5 Bass Compressor Pedals

Michael Pierce Giulio Chiarenza

Michael Pierce & Giulio Chiarenza

Updated July 2019

Buyers Guide: Best Bass Guitar for Beginners

Mason Hoberg

Mason Hoberg

Updated July 2019

6 Best Bass Distortion Pedals

Mason Hoberg

Mason Hoberg

Updated September 2019