Kevin Shields – My Bloody Valentine – 1991



A detailed gear diagram of Kevin Shields' My Bloody Valentine stage setup that traces the signal flow of the equipment in his 1991 guitar rig.

Artist/Tech Quote:

"I take the ADA MP-1 preamp on the road because we deal with such a wide variety of backline gear. It keeps my sound fairly consistent from gig to gig."

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GuitarGeek Notes:

Kevin was interviewed via telephone while touring the U.S. in support of LoveLess.

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