John Frusciante's Guitar Gear and Equipment|

John Frusciante


John Frusciante is the guitarist for the Red Hot Chili Peppers.  He has used a wide range of guitars throught his years with the chili peppers and as a solo artist but mostly known for using Fender products

Johns rig

Main Guitar:

1962 Fender Strat

Other Guitars:

1955 Fender Strat with a maple neck 
1963 Fender Telecaster

 1955 Gretsch White Falcon

Taylor 314ce Acoustic (for Venice Queen)

1960's Fender Jaguar (for warmups) and other Jags

1961 Gibson Les Paul SG Custom

Gibson Les Paul Black Beauty (for a cover song called Black Cross)

Vintage Gibson ES-175

Fender Mustang(s)


1 - Moog Expression pedal 
2 - MXR Micro Amp
3 - Electro-Harmonix Big Muff Pi USA
4 - Boss DS-2 TurboDistortion
5 - Mosrite FuzzRite
6 - Ibanez WH-10 Wah
7 - Electro-Harmonix Holy Grail Reverb
8 - Moog MF103 12-Stage Phaser
9 - Boss CE-1 Chorus Ensemble
10 - Moog CP-251 Control Processor

11 - Boss FV-50 Volume
12 - Line 6 DL4 Delay Modeler 
13 - Electro-Harmonix Deluxe Electric Mistress
14 - DigiTech PDS 1002 Digital Delay
15 - Guyatone VT-X Tube Tremolo
16 - Line 6 FM4 Filter Modeler
17 - Moog MF-101 Low Pass Filter 
18 - Moog MF-105B BassMuRF 
19 - Moog MF-105 MuRF
20 - Moog MF-102 Ring Mod


D'Addario XL .10s-.046 (with a .11 on the high E string)


Marshall Silver Jubilee 100W for his "crunch" channel 

200W Marshall Major (clean sound) (KT 88 tubes) 

1965 Fender Reverb head

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