Kiko Loureiro has switched to the Neural DSP Quad Cortex for Megadeth’s current tour

Kiko Loureiro performing live with Megadeth
(Image credit: Gonzales Photo/Jan-Erik Eriksen/PYMCA/Avalon/Universal Images Group via Getty)

Thanks to his YouTube channel, Kiko Loureiro is doing a marvelous job of keeping us up-to-date with all things Megadeth, and the Brazilian electric guitar player recently shared a neat behind-the-scenes look at the band’s rehearsals ahead of their upcoming tour.

And, as well as providing a brief rehearsal room tour and a chat with returning bass guitar player James LoMenzo, the video also threw up a gear revelation – namely, that Loureiro has switched to a Neural DSP Quad Cortex for the forthcoming live shows.

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Matt Owen
Senior Staff Writer,

Matt is a Senior Staff Writer, writing for Guitar World, Guitarist and Total Guitar. He has a Masters in the guitar, a degree in history, and has spent the last 16 years playing everything from blues and jazz to indie and pop. When he’s not combining his passion for writing and music during his day job, Matt records for a number of UK-based bands and songwriters as a session musician.