m1d1 black


Matt Bellamy’s Manson guitar M1D1 Black (or better known as Kaoss Manson) was first used live at Radio 1′s Big Weekend on 13th of May 2006, and last in August of 2011. As well as being used most during The Resistance tour, it was used during warm-ups for The 2nd Law tour and in studio when recording Drones.

It is featured in music videos of Invincible, Neutron Star Collision (Love Is Forever), the alternative live version of Supermassive Black Hole, and can be spotted from a clip called The Making Of Uprising (from The Resistance DVD). Notably, the guitar had been used live for songs like Dead Star, Forced In, Hyper Music, Unnatural Selection, MK Ultra, Nishe, and a cover of Man of Mystery by The Shadows (first performed in Luxembourg on 26th of May 2007).