The Black Keys

Dan Auerbach

circa 2012

from Premier Guitar:

  • Guitars: 1965 Supro Martinique; 1960s Harmony H78; 1964 Guild Thunderbird; 1960s National; 1960s Harmony Stratotone
  • Effects:
    • RJM Effects Gizmo with dual MasterMind controllers (one controlled by Dan and one controlled by tech)
    • main rack: Boss TR-2; Boss OC-2; Boss PH-3; Radial JX-2 Switchbone; Shin-ei Companion Fuzz; MXR 10-Band EQ; EHX Big Muff Pi
    • floor: MIDI volume control with Mission EP-1 and Sound Sculpture Volcano; Boss PS-5; Boss TU-2
  • Amps: Marshall JTM-45 RI (w/ Fulltone Tube Tape Echo) into Marshall 8x10 (w/ Jensens); Fender Quad Reverb (w/ two Celestion Greenbacks and two Vintage 30s); Victoria Dual Deluxe (w/ Eminence Red Coats); Palmer Speaker Simulator PDI-03
  • Other: SIT 11-50 strings; Divine Noise 50/50 cable; Lehle switchers

circa 2014

from Premier Guitar:

  • Guitars: 1965 Supro Martinique (white); 1960s National (black); 1960s Custom Kraft (green); 1960s Harmony H78 (sunburst); 1964 Guild Thunderbird (sunburst); 1960s Harmony Stratotone (sunburst); 1930s Dobro (brass); 1950s Supro lap steel (masonite)
  • Effects:
    • RJM Effects Gizmo with dual MasterMind controllers (one controlled by Dan and one controlled by tech)
    • main rack: Boss TR-2; Boss OC-2; Boss PS-5; Boss PH-3; Radial Tonebone BigShot PB1; Shin-ei Companion Fuzz; Rosac Nu Wa; MXR 10-Band EQ; EHX Big Muff Pi
    • backup rack: Boss pedals; Shin-ei clone; Nu Wa clone; EHX Q-Tron+; Earthquaker Terminal Fuzz; Earthquaker Hoof; Earthquaker Tone Job; Earthquaker Disaster Transport Jr.
    • floor: MIDI volume control with Mission EP-1 and Sound Sculpture Volcano; Boss PS-5; Boss TU-3
  • Amps: Fender Quad Reverb 4x12 (w/ Tubby Tone Alnico 25W Hempcones); Marshall JTM45 50W plexi (w/ Fulltone Custom Shop Tape Echo) into Marshall 8x10 (w/ Jensens); 1958 Danelectro Commando 8x8 (w/ 4 original ceramic speakers and 4 Weber alnicos); 1956 Danelectro Challenger 1x15 (w/ original speaker)
  • Other: SIT 11-50 strings (10-46 on the Guild); Divine Noise 50/50 cable; Lehle switchers

Patrick Carney

circa 2012

  • Drums: (from Ludwig:) Ludwig "Salesman" maple kit: 14x22 kick, 6.5x14 snare, 9x13 rack tom, 16x16 and 16x18 floor toms
  • Cymbals: (from Paiste:) 14" Giant Beat hats, 18" Giant Beat crash-ride; 22" 2002 ride; 18" 2002 crash

circa 2014

  • Other: Vic Firth wood-tip 5As
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