Az performs on:

the Maestro Guitars Raffles-PH CSB A

the William Jeffrey Jones 'Proteus' electric guitar

and a Tony Yamamoto baritone acoustic guitar.


Az uses Elixir Strings

Az uses a K&K Sound Quantum Trinity System

Az uses G7th Capos

At home, Az's guitars relax on 
Rock Solid Guitar Stands


On the road, Az travels and gigs
with MONO Instrument Cases

mono GO PLAY


[Gear Demo/Review Series]

Episode 1: Toadworks Fat City Dual Overdrive + Boost Pedal (Demo & Review) 

Episode 2: [Ibanez vs. Mooer] Tube Screamer TS-808 (Reissue) vs. Green Mile Overdrive Pedal 


[What I'm using]

Acoustic Guitars
Lowden F-35c Blackwood/Adirondack (More info on Lowden F35 Series)
Maestro Guitars Raffles PH Maestro Select Shop Model with a solid adirondack spruce top, solid purple heart back & sides and mahogany neck with carbon rod (More info here)
Yamamoto Sitka Spruce top, Figured Koa B&S 27" Baritone (#75 - More info here)
Seagull Artist Series Mosaic Cedar top/Mahogany B&S (currently tuned to Nashville tuning)
Takamine EN60C Cedar top/Mahogany B&S Nylon String Guitar
Soloette Songbird Hybrid Nylon String Guitar
Alvarez Baritone Guitar

Electric Guitars
Michael Kelly MK1957AT 1957 Solid-Body Electric Guitar, Amber Trans
William Jeffrey Jones Proteus Electric Guitar

Ibanez Artcore AFS75T Semi Hollow Electric Guitar (used in USA, circa 2005-2011)
Fender Strat (MIJ) - Reliced by previous owner
Epiphone Joe Pass Emperor II Hollowbody Electric Guitar

Pedalboard Setup:

Pedalboard Setup circa March 2013: Proteus Electric Guitar -> MXR Dyna Comp -> Maxon D & S II -> Proco RAT -> MXR Micro Chorus -> Boss TR2 Tremolo -> Mooer Trelicopter -> Mooer Shimverb -> ZVex Distortron -> Ernie Ball Mono Volume Pedal -> TC Electronics Ditto Looper -> Amp


TC Electronics Ditto Looper
Digitech JamMan (not currently in use)

Ernie Ball Mono & Stereo Volume Pedals
Onerr Guitar Volume Pedal GV-1 

Boss FRV-1 '63 Fender Reverb
Mooer Shimverb

Malekko EKKO 616 MKII Analog Delay
Rocktron Reaction Digital Delay
Danalectro PB&J Delay

Dunlop Cry Baby GCB-95
Digitech X-Series SynthWah Envelope Filter

Boss Tremolo TR-2
Mooer Trelicopter
Onerr CT-1 Copper Tremolo
PipeLine Tremolo / Harmonic Vibrato
Schaller Tremolo TR-316

ZVex Distortron
Maxon D&S II 
Devi Ever FX Synth Mangler
Devi Ever Vintage Fuzz Master
Infanem STEP
Roger Mayer Rocket FX Stone Fuzz
Ceriatone Centura
MXR M148 Micro Chorus
Ibanez RC99 Rotary Chorus 

Onerr HF-1 Hydrogen Flanger
MXR M102 Dyna Comp

Onerr Nickel Octave OC-1
Source Audio Programmable EQ Pedal

Boss Acoustic Singer Pro
Phil Jones CUB II AG-150
Trace Elliot TA50R Acoustic Amp
Fender Frontman 25R 1x10 Guitar Combo Amp (used in USA, circa 2005-2011)
Roland Cube Street (used in USA, circa 2009-2011)

MONOcase M80 Acoustic Guitar Case
MONOcase M80 Classical Guitar Case

G7th Capos
Harmonic Capo 

George L's
Diago Patchfactory

Diago Commuter

Power Supply 
Diago Powerstation 

Guitar Stand
Rock Solid Guitar Stands Classic 6