The thrash-metal legend keeps things simple with signature ESP guitars, and a mix of analog and digital gear.

Intro

Premier Guitar’s Perry Bean took a walk on the dark side on when he met up with thrash-metal pioneer Gary Holt of Exodus for a look at the gear that power his brutal riffs during the band’s tour in support of their latest album, Blood In Blood Out.

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See a sampling of picks used by famous guitarists over the years.

Marty Stuart

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