Bernard Sumner

Bernard Sumner

Bernard Sumner

Bernard Sumner

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Microphones

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Microphones

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Beyerdynamic M88

Beyerdynamic M88

In [this article](http://www.soundonsound.com/sos/mar05/articles/classictrack... more

Needs Review Telefunken Elektroakustik ELA M 250 E

Telefunken Elektroakustik ELA M 250 E

Photographer Pat Graham took [this picture](http://www.patgraham.org/index.ph... more

Guitars

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Gibson SG Standard Electric Guitar

Gibson SG Standard Electric Guitar

In this photo of New Order's Bernard Sumner playing live on stage for BT Lond... more

Needs Review Gibson ES-355 Electric Guitar

Gibson ES-355 Electric Guitar

Bernard Sumner plays a Gibson ES330 (given to him by Johnny Marr). Its the G... more

Vox Phantom Special VI

Vox Phantom Special VI

The Vox Phantom Special VI can be seen in Bernard's possession in this 1981 l... more

Shergold Masquerader

Shergold Masquerader

In this video, at 0:30, there is a clear shot of Bernard Summer playing the S... more

Amplifiers

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Vox AC30 Guitar Combo Amp

Vox AC30 Guitar Combo Amp

This live video from a 2002 performance at Finsbury Park clearly shows Bernar... more

Vox UL730 Guitar Amplifier

Vox UL730 Guitar Amplifier

In the bottom right hand corner of this video, right in the beginning you can... more

Altair PW-5 Power Attenuator

Altair PW-5 Power Attenuator

In [this picture](http://i.imgur.com/kbGiJod.jpg) taken at a live performance... more

Needs Review Yamaha G-100 212 II Combo Amplifier

Yamaha G-100 212 II Combo Amplifier

In [this live performance clip from 1981](https://youtu.be/th8A8m7_b1g?t=32s)... more

Effects Pedals

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Pianos

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Keyboards and Synthesizers

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Keyboards and synthesizers

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PowerTran Transcendent 2000

PowerTran Transcendent 2000

At 0:30 in this video, a PowerTran Transcendent 2000 can be seen behind Berna... more

Yamaha DX5

Yamaha DX5

[This article](http://www.soundonsound.com/sos/mar05/articles/classictracks.h... more

Clavia Nord Modular

Clavia Nord Modular

In [this interview](http://www.worldinmotion.net/neworder/interviews/2001/ste... more

ARP Quadra

ARP Quadra

In this [interview from the March 1985 issue of *Electronics & Music Maker*](... more

Bass Guitars

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Yamaha BB 1200S

Yamaha BB 1200S

Sumner can be seen playing a Yamaha BB 1200s in this photo. more

Completely Incorrect Hondo II "Rickenbacker" Copy

Hondo II "Rickenbacker" Copy

Sumner can be seen in this photo playing a Hondo II "Rickenbacker" Copy. more

Software Plugins and VSTs

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Needs Review Native Instruments Monark Monophonic Software Synthesizer

Native Instruments Monark Monophonic Software Syn...

"Monark has a fantastic bottom end, amazing clarity, and a hi definition sound." more

Studio Equipment

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Akai DR-16 16-Track Hard Disk Recording Unit

Akai DR-16 16-Track Hard Disk Recording Unit

In [this interview](http://www.worldinmotion.net/neworder/interviews/2001/ste... more

Drawmer 1960 Compressor & Mic Preamp

Drawmer 1960 Compressor & Mic Preamp

Bernard is asked, "What other equipment do you use when writing/recording?" H... more

Apple Power Mac G4 Desktop

Apple Power Mac G4 Desktop

"Back in his own home studio (equipped with Steinberg Cubase running on an Ap... more

Needs Review Akai S1000

Akai S1000

"We used S1000s; Korg T3; Juno 106; Prophet V; Voyetra Eight (best sounding p... more

World Instruments

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Hohner Soprano Melodica

Hohner Soprano Melodica

Sumner can be seen playing a Hohner Soprano Melodica in this photo. more

Modular Synthesizers

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Doepfer MS-404 Monophonic Analog Synthesizer

Doepfer MS-404 Monophonic Analog Synthesizer

"Back in his own home studio (equipped with Steinberg Cubase running on an Ap... more

DAWs

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Daws

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Steinberg Cubase

Steinberg Cubase

In this interview, the AV Club asks Bernard, "You’re writing on Cubase—is tha... more

Needs Review Digidesign Sound Tools

Digidesign Sound Tools

"We used S1000s; Korg T3; Juno 106; Prophet V; Voyetra Eight (best sounding p... more

Other Gear

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Needs Review Roland SH-101 Red

Roland SH-101 Red

"We used S1000s; Korg T3; Juno 106; Prophet V; Voyetra Eight (best sounding p... more

Needs Review Apple Macintosh II

Apple Macintosh II

"We used S1000s; Korg T3; Juno 106; Prophet V; Voyetra Eight (best sounding p... more

Gear Guides

The Top 11 Overdrive Pedals - 2020 Edition

Michael Pierce Giulio Chiarenza

Michael Pierce & Giulio Chiarenza

Updated February 2020

11 Best Distortion Pedals for Guitar: Metal, Classic Rock, and Beyond

Michael Pierce Giulio Chiarenza

Michael Pierce & Giulio Chiarenza

Updated March 2020

13 Best Reverb Pedals for Guitar

Michael Pierce Giulio Chiarenza

Michael Pierce & Giulio Chiarenza

Updated March 2020

7 Best Chorus Pedals: 2020 Top Picks and Reviews

Mason Hoberg

Mason Hoberg

Updated January 2020