Watch the pioneering British heavy metal band share the stories and secrets behind the gear that’s banged heads for 50 years and sold over 50 million records.

Back in Richie Faulkner’s pedal drawer sits an MXR Reverb, a Boss NS-2 Noise Suppressor, an MXR Micro Chorus, a Boss TU-3 Chromatic Tuner, a Boss DD-7 Digital Delay, an MXR Phase 90, and an Ogre Kronomaster Delay (which is in the effects loop). A Voodoo Lab Pedal Power 2 supplies the juice and Van Damme XKE instrument cables and Van Damme AX speaker cables hold it all together.

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