This is Jose's gear page

All guitars are fitted with Dunlop strap lock systems

Jose uses various strings, pedals and cables, depending on the situation/availability and the job.


telecaster guitar gear

Tokai Breezysound ATE-MC1

Seymour Duncan Custom Shop Nazgul and Sentient pickups

RS Guitarworks Compensated Steel Saddles 

2012 Fender Vintage 52 Reissue Telecaster

RS Guitarworks Compensated Brass Saddles

Otherwise stock

2012 Gibson Les Paul Studio 

70's Tribute

No Modifications

acoustic guitar gear

Martin OMCPA3

Fishman Aura system (stock)

FU-tone Titanium Bridge Pins

acoustic guitar

Maton EMD-6 "Diesel Special"

Tusq PP-2000-00 Bridge Pins

Stock Maton Electronics

Breedlove Passport C250/CMe-T

No Modifications

double cut electric guitar

1981 Ibanez AR-50

Modified Several Times - Main XYgoatZ Guitar

Seymour Duncan Sentient in the neck and Antiquity Bridge pickup in the bridge

Bone nut - Schaller Locking Tuners

Epiphone ES-339 Pro

Seymour Duncan Custom Shop
Limited Joe Bonamassa Pickup Set

Custom 50's 335 wiring harness

Bone nut upgrade

Flaxwood 2HM Hybrid Prototype

No Modifications

Stock Seymour Duncan pickups
(Custom 5 and Jazz)

Godin Multiac Nylon Encore

No Modifications

Godin Multiuke

No Modifications

Low G tuning

5 string bass electric

Yamaha RBX755A Bass

Bone Nut Upgrade

No Other Modifications

mesa boogie engineering recto verb 25 guitar amp

Mesa Engineering Rectoverb 25 Head

Mesa/Boogie 1x12 Mini Recto Straight Cabinet

mesa engineering boogie f-series 30 gear guitar amplifier

Mesa/Boogie F-30 Combo

Laney IRT Studio Head

 These are the picks I use most:

Jim Dunlop Ultex Jazz III 2.0 (which is my favorite pick of all time)

Gibson Thin and V-Pick Medium Round (when I need another sound)

Roland Cube Street

Pedalboard for a jazz project. Only clean tones.

Yamaha RBX270F Fretless Bass

D'addario Flatwound Strings

No Modifications