Talking Heads

David Byrne

  • Guitars: Fender Stratocasters (1960s), Fender Duo-Sonic, Gibson ES-335, Roland GR-300, Martin D-35
  • Effects: MXR Dyna Comp, MXR Distortion+, Boss BF-2, Boss DD-3, AMS RMX 16, Roland RE-501
  • Amps: Vox AC30s, Roland JC-120s

Tina Weymouth

  • Basses: H√∂fner 500/2 Club Bass, Fender Precision Bass, Fender Mustang Bass, Gibson Triumph, Fender Musicmaster Bass, Veillette-Citron Standard, Steinberger L-Series, Fender Jazz Bass
  • Effects: Ibanez Auto Filter, Boss Micro Mixer
  • Amps: Gallien-Krueger 400B head into custom 2x15 cab
  • Keyboards: Moog Rogue

Jerry Harrison

  • Guitars: black Fender Stratocaster (w/ P90 in neck), Fender Telecaster (used for '77)
  • Keyboards: SC Prophet-5, Yamaha CS-80, Yamaha CP-70, Yamaha DX7, E-mu Emulator, Hammond organ
  • Amps: Fender amps, Roland JC-120


  • Bernie Worrell played a Prophet 5, MiniMoog, and Hohner clavinet.
  • Alex Weir plays a Music Man Sabre II in Stop Making Sense.
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