Backline Rental Equipment

We deliver backline rental equipment and support for professional musicians. Our company is staffed by experienced professionals who know the entertainment industry.
Bad Quail can deliver for Live Events, Studio Recording, or Rehearsals.

Provides professional quality backline instruments and services. Allow us to be your Southern California backline rental provider. We have a large offering of backline, audio equipment and services ranging from musical instrument rentals to full production, support, and event management. If you need to find a vintage musical instrument or fill a full band rider, we can provide it.

Our Joshua Tree  location is ideal for serving Palm Springs, Coachella, Big Bear, and beyond. All of our Backline and Audio technicians have many years of music industry experience, on the road, in recording studios, and in rehearsal studios with world renowned artists. So whether you need one instrument for a day, or a full backline rider of equipment for a tour, rehearsal, or recording session, we are at your service! Give us a call or send us an email, we will make it happen!

Backline Instrument Rentals


  • Fender Stratocaster w/ DiMarzio
  • Fender USA Telecaster w/ Lollar
  • G&L ASAT
  • Gibson SG w/EMG passive
  • Guild F512 12-string, no electronics
  • Cordoba D9 Solid wood Dreadnought
  • Taylor LKSM-6 Jumbo w/K&K
  • Rainsong A-WS1000 carbon fiber GS w/Fishman


  • Fender Squier Jazz Bass (pro setup, plays well)
  • 3/4 Upright bass
  • SWR Workingman 12 combo amp
  • Ampeg SVT 7-pro and 2×12 cabinet


  • Hiwatt T20/40C Combo amp
  • Fender Showman Blackface 1965 vintage
  • Music Man HD130 212 (comparable to Fender Twin Reverb)
  • THD Univalve 15W head with THD 2×12 Cabinet
  • Vox AC4TV
  • Weber 2×12 cabinet


  • Nord Stage 4 88-key weighted
  • Hammond B3 with Leslie

Backline Drum Kit Rental and Percussion

  • Yamaha Stage Custom Birch Drum kit
  • Yamaha Stands and hardware
  • Zildjian A nad K series cymbals
  • Pearl Marching Percussion 22″ bass drum w/stand
  • Remo 16″ Djembe
  • Slapstick electric percussion instrument
  • Various tambourine, shaker, noisemaker