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The guitarists from one of classic rock’s most enduring hitmakers walk us through how they combine old-school custom axes with some of the latest technology.

His pedals out front onstage include a Boss RT-20 Rotary Ensemble, a Boss CH-1 Super Chorus, TC Electronic Flashback Delay, Electro-Harmonix Micro POG, Pedalworx Doobie Double Drive. Simmons has one tuner for electric and another for acoustic: a Boss TU-2 Chromatic Tuner and a Peterson StroboFlip. Everything is powered by a single Voodoo Lab Pedal Power 2 Plus.

Special thanks to tech Chris Ledbetter.

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