Elliott Smith

Elliott Smith

Elliott Smith

Elliott Smith

Member of
113 Followers
13 Contributors

Microphones

10
Item eb placeholder l

What kind of Microphones does Elliott Smith use?

Add Elliott Smith's Microphones

Needs Review Shure 520DX Green Bullet Blues Harmonica Microphone

Shure 520DX Green Bullet Blues Harmonica Microphone

Elliott Smith sing with a Shure in the Heatmiser's ''Plainclothes Man'' video more

Needs Review Neumann U-87 Condenser Microphone

Neumann U-87 Condenser Microphone

This mic uses for Either/Or vocals more

Needs Review Neumann KM-56

Neumann KM-56

''There are two M50s out front by the conductor, and very high above, a pair ... more

Needs Review Shure SM57 Dynamic Instrument Microphone

Shure SM57 Dynamic Instrument Microphone

Used in a 1993 session (with a four-track) to record "Last Call". He also use... more

Guitars

15
Item eb placeholder l

What kind of Guitars does Elliott Smith use?

Add Elliott Smith's Guitars

Yamaha FG-180 Red Label

Yamaha FG-180 Red Label

This guitar is discontinued but it was on of the guitars manufactured in Japa... more

Gibson ES 330 1968

Gibson ES 330 1968

This was the primary electric guitar in Standard Tuning more

Gibson ES-330

Gibson ES-330

He has many pre 1969 and post 1969 guitars (at least five). The difference in... more

Rickenbacker 345

Rickenbacker 345

Elliott plays a Rickenbacker as a Frontman of Heatmiser more

Amplifiers

3
Item eb placeholder l

What kind of Amplifiers does Elliott Smith use?

Add Elliott Smith's Amplifiers

Needs Improvement Vox AC30VR

Vox AC30VR

He used Vox AC-30 in some live performances more

top hat king royale k-35

top hat king royale k-35

the top hat amp he uses is a model k-35 (king royale). more

Needs Review Fender Deluxe Reverb (original issue, 1963-1981)

Fender Deluxe Reverb (original issue, 1963-1981)

Looks like he is using a Fender(can’t make out exactly wha model) more

Effects Pedals

4
Item eb placeholder l

What kind of Effects Pedals does Elliott Smith use?

Add Elliott Smith's Effects Pedals

Buddha Phatman Zen

Buddha Phatman Zen

the pedals of course are the dl-4 and the budda phatman tube overdrive. more

Line 6 DL4 Delay Modeler

Line 6 DL4 Delay Modeler

the pedals of course are the dl-4 and the budda phatman tube overdrive. more

Hughes & Kettner Tube Rotosphere

Hughes & Kettner Tube Rotosphere

He used in a few songs of From a Basement on A Hill, as A Fond Farewell or Ki... more

Needs Review Digitech TSR 24S

Digitech TSR 24S

''I got a compressor (Behringer Composer) and one of those (digital effects) ... more

Studio Equipment

7
Item eb placeholder l

What kind of Studio Equipment does Elliott Smith use?

Add Elliott Smith's Studio Equipment

Needs Review Trident A-Range

Trident A-Range

''He wanted that board because he knew there were only thirteen made and The ... more

Needs Review TASCAM 38

TASCAM 38

''The (first two solo) records were totally limited, and there was no choice ... more

Needs Review Tascam DA-88 Digital Recorder

Tascam DA-88 Digital Recorder

"'Cupid's Trick' still remains a mystery to me, tracking-wise. I've found wha... more

Needs Review Ibanez AD202

Ibanez AD202

Elliott uses for recording Either/Or in 1996 more

Keyboards and Synthesizers

2
Item eb placeholder l

What kind of Keyboards and Synthesizers does Elliott Smith use?

Add Elliott Smith's Keyboards and Synthesizers

Needs Review Hammond C3

Hammond C3

''We've got a Steinway grand piano, a Stenway tack piano (actually there are ... more

Needs Review Wurlitzer 140B

Wurlitzer 140B

In 2:53 he played ''Figure 8'' b-side track (probably he used for ''Bye'' too) more

Music Accessories

3
Item eb placeholder l

What kind of Music Accessories does Elliott Smith use?

Add Elliott Smith's Music Accessories

Needs Review Shubb Capo

Shubb Capo

Elliott used Shubb capo's for pretty much all of his acoustic performances. more

Fishman Rare Earth Humbucking

Fishman Rare Earth Humbucking

the old gibson acoustic is actually a 60’s j-45 and he uses a fishman rare ea... more

Bill Lawrence A-300

Bill Lawrence A-300

Elliott used this acoustic pickup in his Yamaha Fg-180 until 2003. more

Bass Guitars

2
Item eb placeholder l

What kind of Bass Guitars does Elliott Smith use?

Add Elliott Smith's Bass Guitars

Needs Review Fender Precision Bass

Fender Precision Bass

fender precision bass in strange parallel more

Needs Improvement Rickenbacker 4003 Bass Guitar

Rickenbacker 4003 Bass Guitar

There are lots of other Youtube vids where Smith's bassist is playing a Rick.... more

DJ Setup

1
Item eb placeholder l

What kind of DJ Setup does Elliott Smith use?

Add Elliott Smith's DJ Setup

Needs Review Panasonic SV-3800 DAT

Panasonic SV-3800 DAT

Elliott uses this recorder in 1996 for Either/Or album more

Strings

1
Item eb placeholder l

What kind of Strings does Elliott Smith use?

Add Elliott Smith's Strings

John Pearse #700M Phosphor Bronze Medium

John Pearse #700M Phosphor Bronze Medium

> smith uses john pearse medium-gauge, phosphor-bronze strings. “they seem to... more

Headphones

1
Item eb placeholder l

What kind of Headphones does Elliott Smith use?

Add Elliott Smith's Headphones

Sony MDR-V900

Sony MDR-V900

It can see Elliott monitoring in 2 meter sessions while playing Waltz #2 and ... more

Other Gear

1
Item eb placeholder l

What kind of Gear & Equipment does Elliott Smith use?

Add Elliott Smith's Gear & Equipment

Audix Studio 1A Passive Monitors

Audix Studio 1A Passive Monitors

Pictured in photo titled “ Elliott Smith Recording Equipment, circa 1996” fro... more

Gear Guides

Post image placeholder medium

13 Best Reverb Pedals for Guitar

Michael Pierce Giulio Chiarenza

Michael Pierce & Giulio Chiarenza

Updated June 2021

Post image placeholder medium

8 Best Looper Pedals for Guitar: 2021 Gear Guide

Michael Pierce Giulio Chiarenza

Michael Pierce & Giulio Chiarenza

Updated June 2021

Post image placeholder medium

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

Michael Pierce Giulio Chiarenza

Michael Pierce & Giulio Chiarenza

Updated June 2021

Post image placeholder medium

7 Best Guitar Tuners

Michael Pierce Giulio Chiarenza

Michael Pierce & Giulio Chiarenza

Updated November 2019