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Chickenfoot's Joe Satriani
Joe's Chickenfoot board is loaded with two of his signature Vox Time Machine pedals, a Strymon El Capistan, MXR Dyna Comp, Roger Mayer Voodoo Vibe, Ibanez FL-9 Flanger, Boss OC-2 Octave, Voodoo Lab Proctavia, Electro-Harmonix POG, Vox Satriani Big Bad Dual Wah, and a footswitch for the Marshalls. The board is powered by a duo of Voodoo Lab Pedal Power 2 Plus units."

Kemper Profiler Stage, Nueral DSP Quad Cortex & Line 6 HX Stomp (clockwise from top)

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