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Kings Of Leon’s live guitar rigs

December 13, 2019


100 Comments

  • Reply thallium200 December 14, 2012 at 4:10 am

    Now we can see why the kings of leon suck. From the bottom up.

  • Reply weaselsuit December 16, 2012 at 4:10 pm

    Not only is this guy totally baked, he's also rockin the 1975 Alex Lifeson haircut!

  • Reply weaselsuit December 16, 2012 at 4:20 pm

    Yeah, When your guitar "Tech" doesn't know that a red MXR pedal is a Dyna-Comp, I'd say you are in for trouble.

  • Reply 95dank December 29, 2012 at 10:07 pm

    How did he not see the Nacho!!! Reminded me of dorito's, lol

  • Reply Berlin Wigger January 7, 2013 at 4:29 pm

    Love how he struggles to name the MRX preamp and just ends up calling it "some kind of overdrive"….

  • Reply thisbeing_ January 14, 2013 at 1:07 am

    Have you seen The Mars Volta's old rigs? And Josh Klinghoffer's? hahaha this is nothing.

  • Reply 4StringDomination January 28, 2013 at 10:42 pm

    "It compresses… it's a compressor!"

    also "veeeeeerb…"

  • Reply Jeff Allen January 29, 2013 at 6:05 am

    This dude is an idiot, I would not be cool with him handling my gear.

  • Reply Supersoaker January 29, 2013 at 9:11 am

    The song they're thinking of is "Beneath the Surface". B-side track.

  • Reply Supersoaker January 29, 2013 at 9:17 am

    I think the reason Nacho doesn't know a lot of the technical terms and the uses of most things is because he's the kings' cousin and in their documentary Caleb talks about how he and Nacho made a pact when they were younger that whoever got rich and famous first (Nacho was a really good baseball player) would support or give a job to the other. So I think it was never really Nacho's life goal to be a roadie but he's got a cool ass job either way.

  • Reply EnforcerII February 2, 2013 at 3:22 pm

    The ME-50 actually sucks..

  • Reply 1971SuperLead February 7, 2013 at 5:34 pm

    I fully disagree.

  • Reply 1971SuperLead February 7, 2013 at 5:36 pm

    Nope. Some guys have just a guitar and an amp.

  • Reply Paul McShane February 14, 2013 at 12:00 am

    The tech sounds like a moron, if you ask me.

  • Reply shamo March 9, 2013 at 2:41 am

    A guitar tech????????

  • Reply Tyler Bisson March 12, 2013 at 2:30 pm

    lol no one really asked.

  • Reply badhand tim March 14, 2013 at 9:40 pm

    No one has to ask, it's obvious!

  • Reply Tyler Bisson March 14, 2013 at 11:54 pm

    then youdidnt need to say it… and still no one asked lol

  • Reply badhand tim March 15, 2013 at 12:35 am

    IS THIS GUY A MORON?

  • Reply badhand tim March 15, 2013 at 12:36 am

    LOL, someone just did! 🙂

  • Reply Matt O March 16, 2013 at 2:56 pm

    I've seen a lot of bands and have seen kol a few times as well. Their sound is good, very good in fact, and loud. Just go's to show you don't need all the fancy expensive stuff to sound amazing. All the gear and no idea.

  • Reply Freikugel March 20, 2013 at 12:28 pm

    I'm not a fan of multi-effects boards, but the ME-70 is better.

  • Reply Ed Taylor April 2, 2013 at 12:57 am

    This guy is so chilled

  • Reply AxDxM April 8, 2013 at 8:33 pm

    Key fact: last name Followill. This dude's expertise is string changes, string cheeses and late night zig zag runs.

  • Reply Eric Danis April 17, 2013 at 9:42 pm

    Nacho 😀

  • Reply Duarte Luís April 18, 2013 at 1:40 am

    Guitar tech… epic fail lol

  • Reply SMSuperstrat April 18, 2013 at 4:30 am

    Nacho sounds like he's qualified to work at Guitar Center

  • Reply Melissa Chrisman April 28, 2013 at 11:01 pm

    that scratch was there for years before he smashed it at T at the park…

  • Reply Melissa Chrisman April 28, 2013 at 11:04 pm

    that scratch was there long before he smashed it at T in the Park…it came from the earlier years when he was learning to play. When he had it he asked that they keep it there cause it was special to him

  • Reply xScreamToRisex April 29, 2013 at 5:15 pm

    That dude is baked! hahahahahahaha nacho for "prisodente"

  • Reply David W June 3, 2013 at 9:54 am

    the guy with the camera seems too tight lol

  • Reply Bobby59 June 6, 2013 at 11:23 pm

    How do they get that sound for closer,,, when hes screaming into the bridge humbucker…??

  • Reply Richard Contreras June 9, 2013 at 1:54 am

    You have to use a boost pedal or a overdrive turned all the way up. You basically just want as much gain as you can going into your amp then you can adjust the master volume on your amp. After that you just sing into the pickup (bridge pickup would probably be best.)

  • Reply Tiiiiii June 11, 2013 at 8:01 pm

    is there anyone who can see the settings of theVS route 66 on the ground by matts gear?

  • Reply CelestialMeridian June 15, 2013 at 4:22 am

    "pretty cool"

  • Reply sebastian malakian July 9, 2013 at 10:09 pm

    Anybody knows the name of the song? The one that nacho does not know

  • Reply emyrlewis1 July 21, 2013 at 6:42 pm

    beneath the surface

  • Reply Jordy Williams August 12, 2013 at 1:50 pm

    nacho!!!

  • Reply Harry Dickus September 13, 2013 at 2:37 am

    Nacho sounds like he don't give a shit….

  • Reply bs draven September 16, 2013 at 9:17 pm

    Listening to this guy is like watching paint dry. Lol.

  • Reply takeone4dateam September 26, 2013 at 8:07 am

    NACHO IS THE SHIT! i love that guy, he is so funny and he just dont give a shit about the interviewer's opinion. of course Nacho knows that the other guy knows he doesnt know shit. LOL

  • Reply Ledonk007 October 15, 2013 at 4:08 am

    Background Song in the end
    We Own The Sky – M83

  • Reply WewtJuice October 31, 2013 at 3:31 am

    Nacho sounded thrilled hahaha

  • Reply Jeff Hanneman November 5, 2013 at 7:21 am

    wow really –

    does they need all that effects processors pedals . the amp and gutiars are fine obviously but all the other bulls shit really ? the greatest bands and musicians who ever walked the earth used just the basics , and they can not be touched by most modern bands ,
    yet these bands of today have all this high tech shit . yet they still suck shit

  • Reply clanng November 6, 2013 at 3:04 pm

    Im sorry fella, but I'v never heard so much shit in my life. These pedals have nothing to do with songwriting. Theyll effect the guitar tone so they just sound better live. Why not use a rack of pedals if they can?
    And who are these musicians that used just the basics? Hendrix could have no way played voodoo child or gotten half the tones he got from his guitar without any pedals. Any musicians sound can be improved with technology you scrotal sack.

  • Reply Krister Kjørholt November 9, 2013 at 2:30 am

    i would be a fucking better tech than this guy

  • Reply Richie Vega November 12, 2013 at 4:21 am

    He is Nacho brightest guitar tech.

  • Reply G. Ian Dow December 11, 2013 at 9:05 am

    Fucking gay.

  • Reply Jake Courlang December 15, 2013 at 2:26 pm

    does this guy know anything about guitars?

  • Reply Christian O'Neill December 16, 2013 at 11:14 pm

    How did this guy get that job? He sounds like he doesn't know anything about their gear lol HIRE ME!!

  • Reply mrBDeye December 23, 2013 at 4:49 am

    7 years working as a guitar tech and doesn't know much. 

  • Reply chaosdecides December 24, 2013 at 9:28 am

    All the gear in the world won't help you write good songs. Crappy band.

  • Reply Harry Dickus January 15, 2014 at 10:05 pm

    I love the "I don't give a fuck attitude" Nacho gives off….

  • Reply Todd Pritchard February 13, 2014 at 1:52 pm

    Es- 137 woop woop!

  • Reply quit293 February 22, 2014 at 3:00 am

    All this equipment for what not even guitar band

  • Reply CoryHatfield February 24, 2014 at 10:25 am

    I believe the song that Nacho couldn't recall was "Beneath The Surface". It didn't make it to the record, although it should have. A lot of their B-Sides are their best tracks.

  • Reply Shinken69 February 24, 2014 at 8:41 pm

    This is pure Spinal Tap. Those guys are burnt out!!

  • Reply quit293 March 28, 2014 at 3:32 pm

    They dont need million guitar racks equipment. Real muscians just plug in and play they dont hide behind there equipment jackass.

  • Reply Plectrumspectrum18 April 11, 2014 at 12:15 am

    At first this guy is so stoned but at the end he looks really hi

  • Reply Nomad Nomad May 2, 2014 at 7:00 pm

    Good crew – they dont know what songs their employer plays.

  • Reply BanditTheBandito May 4, 2014 at 2:38 am

    To clear the air here, his name is nacho he got the name because one time when the band was stoned i think it was caleb who looked at him and called him a nacho because the way he was sitting with his legs crossed made him look like a nacho and it stuck ever since. They are also all related. (caleb nathan and jared are brothers, matt, nacho are cousins) 

  • Reply Manuel Treviño May 30, 2014 at 3:44 am

    "Nacho" it's the shortname of "Ignacio" in Spain and Latinamerica, thence the name of the Food.

  • Reply Plectrumspectrum18 June 22, 2014 at 9:21 pm

    went to see kings of leon the other night and i saw nacho, kool guy

  • Reply Telerado August 9, 2014 at 1:00 am

    Joe the interviewer proves as uncool as possible. Nacho seems annoyed. The pedals are some of the weakest available.

  • Reply chilldude30 August 20, 2014 at 12:34 pm

    Man, I sold my me-50 even though I was just playing in my bedroom! It sucks all the tone

  • Reply Kiwan Landreth-Smith September 6, 2014 at 8:57 am

    Nacho been smoking the cheddar …

  • Reply SomeDudeOnline September 11, 2014 at 9:31 pm

    I've got the Boss ME-50 (the reason I clicked on this video lol) and I use like….. 2-3 channels on it.

  • Reply Jsobass September 30, 2014 at 5:56 pm

    I wish on the video of Jared's pedals that they could of been pulled out like on this video of Matthew's and Caleb's……dangit! I love KOL!! All the pages about Jared's pedal setup change up and around so much I don't know what to believe and not to believe on the sites that is. Anyone got a good guess? I know his amp setup and PA setup as well as the 2 Boss ME_50'spedals and the boss TU-3 & that he rocks a Gibson thunderbird in a couple of different colors. But other then that i'm in a limbo of about 6 other pedals that keep jumping & shifting with other pedals that he may of or still uses according to those sites I spoke of…… help pleazeeeeeee

  • Reply Dave Taylor October 13, 2014 at 9:00 pm

    If he gets a spare minute?…can he tell me all he knows!!!…d:-?

  • Reply andy lenow October 23, 2014 at 11:08 am

    Dang! Is that how all the rockbands do it? They have all those effects units wired up to a button board? All that effects adjusting!!!!!!

  • Reply A P November 19, 2014 at 5:28 pm

    They can interview the guitar tech of Kings of Leon but they can't afford a decent camera…

  • Reply steve dood December 9, 2014 at 2:35 am

    shocked he uses the Boss ME-50

  • Reply Bo Riddley February 21, 2015 at 3:07 pm

    Why would you be "shocked" by them using beginner, consumer-grade, guitar effects? My favorite interview is in Guitar World I believe, where Matthew tries to sound like a real guitar professor, and Caleb laughs and says basically "we know nothing"! Honesty from the ONE talented musician in the band, THE SINGER! Without him, and a producer who knows what he's doing, these guys would be toast!

  • Reply Mowgly - Oficial June 27, 2015 at 5:54 pm

    everybody there is so fucking high , i wanna work there LOL

  • Reply ommar alexander September 26, 2015 at 8:03 am

    That's one crunchy nacho

  • Reply trillriff-axegrinder November 20, 2015 at 2:33 am

    best rig rundown evar:this is a gibson,its cool,this is another gibson,its cool.this is a matchless amp,it does what it does,ITS COOL.this is a(reads the pedal)a pedal,its cool,lol

  • Reply podoz December 5, 2015 at 2:30 am

    wow, very informative. About 100 pedals and everyone is either "pretty good" or "cool". Thank you, i learned so much!

  • Reply Gerardo Palacios January 3, 2016 at 10:43 pm

    Dude Nacho is so high!

  • Reply Tyrone Bunne February 12, 2016 at 4:15 pm

    Boss ME-50 is a bit lame. The drives are poor, and the general sounds are thin. Tone stealing home use equipment – at best

  • Reply Román 11 April 13, 2016 at 8:24 pm

    nacho looks like Caleb hahah

  • Reply NightmareBill April 28, 2016 at 11:55 am

    Nacho dipped in weed sauce

  • Reply Spencer Holmes June 3, 2016 at 10:00 am

    Nice to see an ME50 used in such a pro-setup. Gives me confidence in my gear

  • Reply Chalon Bembry July 31, 2016 at 10:58 pm

    What venue is that?

  • Reply Snoo Lee August 19, 2016 at 9:23 pm

    I got the wrong video. I was looking for the Kings of Leo.

  • Reply Me Myself September 7, 2016 at 9:48 pm

    LMAO Nacho is very high

  • Reply Byc. aungkyaw September 16, 2016 at 7:10 am

    🎤🎸🎹🎧🎼

  • Reply onemillio10 September 21, 2016 at 12:42 am

    7:13. it's beneath the surface

  • Reply ponyboycurtis September 21, 2016 at 6:18 am

    Hahahha

  • Reply Desert Storm ChefNice February 25, 2017 at 7:53 am

    Nacho is a stoned version of Jeff Mangum

  • Reply AR Stubbs April 10, 2017 at 3:26 am

    So much hipsterness

  • Reply Michael Petford April 28, 2017 at 7:18 am

    When musicians just plug in their fave gear and their buddy, who has been setting it up since the beginning, doesn't know how to spell the nerdiness out for us, that would be the lesson here. Shut up and play.

  • Reply Jon Snow July 28, 2017 at 6:31 am

    i just came here for the ME-50…….

  • Reply Chad Marden August 27, 2017 at 1:05 am

    Ole Nacho…… I wouldn't feel comfortable with him putting strings on my guitar.

  • Reply Gon November 10, 2017 at 4:06 am

    How control the diferent´s effect of the me50 whitout change the effect´s?

  • Reply Terry Richardson December 31, 2017 at 10:24 pm

    Wow…..you kind of expect the guitar 'tech' to be an expert. Not sure this guy knows what's going on around him, or even how to tie his own shoes!!! lol Many, many interesting chemicals floating around……

  • Reply Don Rutter March 14, 2018 at 2:44 pm

    High as a kite. Probably still looking for his fret crowning tool he hid the last time he was stoned.

  • Reply 2Loud? ! September 20, 2018 at 6:56 pm

    It’s pretty obvious why Nacho never made it in the band.

  • Reply Gabriela Szczerbiak October 12, 2018 at 10:42 am

    nacho seems to love drugs

  • Reply ao el February 16, 2019 at 10:27 pm

    4:20 shout out verbzilla! I love it

  • Reply Day One Mastering October 17, 2019 at 9:06 am

    White dudes always hate on everyone smh ✌🏾Nacho keep doing your job bruh

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