What guitars and equipment did Prince use on Purple Rain (1984)?
Prince played Hohner Madcat and Dave Rusan Cloud guitars. Keyboards include an Oberheim OB-8, Yamaha DX7 and a Yamaha CP-80 piano. The main drum machine was a Linn LM-1. Guitars, keyboards and the Linn were all processed through Boss effects.
You can find a full list on the Purple Rain era page.
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