Try to keep your skull glued on while geeking out on the gear the Grammy-winning producer uses to make epic albums with Foo Fighters, Alice in Chains, Deftones, Korn, Rush, Mastodon, and others.

Nick’s serious guitar collecting started with this ’80s Les Paul Standard he bought new while still living in Knoxville, Tennessee, his hometown. It’s got a heavy midrange tone with a lot of bite and is on the Foo Fighters “All My Life” and many other recordings.

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