Guitars

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Fender John Mayer Signature Stratocaster

Fender John Mayer Signature Stratocaster

John Mayer collaborated with Fender on his Signature Stratocaster. more

Fender Jimi Hendrix Monterey Pop Stratocaster

Fender Jimi Hendrix Monterey Pop Stratocaster

In this video John Mayer is seen using his Fender Jimi Hendrix Monterey Pop S... more

Fender Artist Series Stevie Ray Vaughan Stratocaster

Fender Artist Series Stevie Ray Vaughan Stratocaster

After graduating high school, John Mayer worked at a gas station for over a y... more

Fender Custom Shop Stevie Ray Vaughan Lenny Tribute Stratocaster

Fender Custom Shop Stevie Ray Vaughan Lenny Tribu...

John Mayer was given one of the 185 replicas of Lenny, a guitar owned by Stev... more

Amplifiers

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Two-Rock TRCR100HD 100W Classic Reverb Tube Guitar Amp Head

Two-Rock TRCR100HD 100W Classic Reverb Tube Guita...

"This is John Mayer's signature model amplifier. It's made by people up in Ca... more

Two-Rock TRCU50HDTR Custom Reverb v3 TR 50W Tube Guitar Amp Head

Two-Rock TRCU50HDTR Custom Reverb v3 TR 50W Tube ...

John Mayer uses many different amplifiers, and the Two Rock TRCU50HDTR Custom... more

Fender Vintage Reissue '65 Super Reverb 4X10 Guitar Amp

Fender Vintage Reissue '65 Super Reverb 4X10 Guit...

Blues guitarist John Mayer uses the Fender Vintage Reissue '65 Super Reverb 4... more

Fender Vibro-King Custom 60W 3x10 Tube Guitar Combo Amp Black

Fender Vibro-King Custom 60W 3x10 Tube Guitar Com...

To create his legendary, clean-cut sound, John Mayer uses a wide variety of a... more

Effects Pedals

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Ibanez TS808 The Original Tube Screamer

Ibanez TS808 The Original Tube Screamer

The Ibanez TS808 Vintage Tube Screamer Reissue is an important component of g... more

Ibanez TS10 Tube Screamer Classic

Ibanez TS10 Tube Screamer Classic

The Ibanez TS10 Tube Screamer is seen starting at 3:06 in this video rig rund... more

Marshall Bluesbreaker Guitar Pedal

Marshall Bluesbreaker Guitar Pedal

Guitarist John Mayer includes the original Marshall Bluesbreaker Guitar Pedal... more

Klon Centaur Professional Overdrive Guitar Pedal

Klon Centaur Professional Overdrive Guitar Pedal

The Klon Centaur Professional Overdrive Guitar Pedal was spotted as part of g... more

Software Plugins and VSTs

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Waves Renaissance Vox Plugin

Waves Renaissance Vox Plugin

Used for vocals on *Continuum*, as stated by recording engineer Chad Franscov... more

Studio Equipment

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Custom Audio Electronics RST-24

Custom Audio Electronics RST-24

John Mayer's Guitar technician shows off the older version of the RST-24 whic... more

Needs Review Akai MPC 1000

Akai MPC 1000

On John's Instagram, "Writer's room/Titanfall download waiting lounge." more

Dave Smith Instruments Tempest Analog Drum Machine

Dave Smith Instruments Tempest Analog Drum Machine

On John's Instagram, "Writer's room/Titanfall download waiting lounge." more

Universal Audio Apollo Twin High-Resolution Interface with Realtime UAD Processing

Universal Audio Apollo Twin High-Resolution Inter...

In this photo of John Mayer's songwriting session, his audio interface can be... more

Microphones

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Microphones

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Shure SM58

Shure SM58

John Mayer has consistently used a Shure SM58 Vocal Microphone. more

Shure SM7B Vocal Dynamic Microphone

Shure SM7B Vocal Dynamic Microphone

Starting at 0:43, John is seen using the SM7B for his vocal takes. more

Neumann TLM 103 Condenser Microphone

Neumann TLM 103 Condenser Microphone

The microphone used by John Mayer in this Instagram pic is a Neumann TLM 103 ... more

Needs Improvement AKG C12 VR

AKG C12 VR

John Mayer was using the AKG C12 microphone for recording an acoustic version... more

Music Accessories

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Big Dipper Electric Guitar Pickups

Big Dipper Electric Guitar Pickups

Big Dipper Electric Guitar Pickups are the way to go when trying to emulate g... more

Fender Monogrammed Strap Yellow

Fender Monogrammed Strap Yellow

In this photo of John Mayer playing a [Fender Jimi Hendrix Monterey Pop Strat... more

Fender Monogrammed Guitar Strap

Fender Monogrammed Guitar Strap

In this photo of John Mayer performing live with a sunburst Stratocaster, he ... more

Kyser Quick-Change Capo

Kyser Quick-Change Capo

John Mayer uses a Kyser 6-string Capo in this video. more

Studio Monitors

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Needs Review Neumann KH 120 Active Studio Monitor

Neumann KH 120 Active Studio Monitor

In an Instagram story, John Mayer talks about getting these Neumann studio mo... more

Needs Review Yamaha NS10 Studio Monitor

Yamaha NS10 Studio Monitor

A "reversed" NS10 speaker was used "every once in a while" to mike the electr... more

Needs Review Genelec 8341

Genelec 8341

John's Instagram story one day showed him using the Genelec 8341s to sample k... more

Strings

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Ernie Ball 2221 Regular Slinky 10-46

Ernie Ball 2221 Regular Slinky 10-46

Ernie Ball Regular Slinky Electric Strings are favored by many musicians arou... more

Ernie Ball 2148 Earthwood Light Acoustic Guitar Strings

Ernie Ball 2148 Earthwood Light Acoustic Guitar S...

John is an all in Ernie Ball strings player. He uses both Earthwood Phosphor ... more

Headphones

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Needs Improvement Grado Labs SR325e Headphones

Grado Labs SR325e Headphones

In this photo posted by John Mayer, his Grado Labs SR325e Headphones can be s... more

Jerry Harvey Audio Siren Series Custom Layla In-Ear Monitor

Jerry Harvey Audio Siren Series Custom Layla In-E...

From JH Audio's Twitter page: "Custom #JHAudio Layla, made for @JohnMayer." more

Audio-Technica ATH-M50 Professional Studio Monitor Headphones

Audio-Technica ATH-M50 Professional Studio Monito...

John is seen using an Audio Technica M50 throughout the video. more

Keyboards and Synthesizers

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Keyboards and synthesizers

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Needs Review Clavia Nord Electro 2 73-Key Keyboard

Clavia Nord Electro 2 73-Key Keyboard

John Mayer played a brief solo on the Nord Electro (73 key) board during his ... more

Needs Review Teenage Engineering OP-1 Portable Synthesizer

Teenage Engineering OP-1 Portable Synthesizer

In this photo from his Instagram posted Dec 2014, John Mayer says, "Morning s... more

Dave Smith Instruments Prophet 12

Dave Smith Instruments Prophet 12

From the facebook page of Dave Smith Instruments: "DSI's Carson Day visited J... more

Needs Review PPG Wave 2.2

PPG Wave 2.2

John Mayer posted his PPG Wave 2.2 synth in an Instagram story, with the quot... more

Other Gear

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Rolex Military Submariner (MilSub) Reference 5517 Watch

Rolex Military Submariner (MilSub) Reference 5517...

"This watch has been through war, it can handle a door frame," says blues roc... more

Rolex Daytona Gold Reference 6264 Watch

Rolex Daytona Gold Reference 6264 Watch

"Daytonas are almost a brand within a brand, and a big focus in my collecting... more

Rolex Explorer I Reference 1016 Watch

Rolex Explorer I Reference 1016 Watch

"The Explorer, first introduced in 1953, is as classic a Rolex as is still be... more

Rolex Datejust Reference 1601 in 18K Gold Watch

Rolex Datejust Reference 1601 in 18K Gold Watch

"Vintage gold watches are exempt from the criticism of wearing something 'che... more

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