The Aries Beast Distortion Winner is…
Feb04

The Aries Beast Distortion Winner is…

The giveaway for the Celestial Effects Aries Beast Distortion is over and it’s time to pick the winner. This giveaway was a huge amount of fun. We met lots of folks emailing and asking us via social media about the pedal which is always awesome. The contest also gave us a change to dig deep into this cosmically named builder. On one day, we did a run down of the 12 pedals in their Zodiac line. On another day we brought you...

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Aries Beast Distortion Review
Feb01

Aries Beast Distortion Review

This week Pedal Finder gives away an Aries Beast distortion from Celestial Effects and there is still time to enter, just check out this original blog post for all the details. Before we put a lid on the contest though, we thought we’d take a more in-depth look at the Beast itself. One of the joys of partnering with builders on giveaways is that we get to hook the pedal up and take it for a spin before we give it away to some...

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10 Things You Didn’t Know About Celestial Effects
Jan27

10 Things You Didn’t Know About Celestial Effects

Right now we have a giveaway going on for a Celestial Effects Aries Beast Distortion. The response has been great and we still have more to say about this one-of-a-kind builder, so we decided to extend the giveaway until February 3rd, 2016 at 2PM MST. If you haven’t entered to win this pedal, you now have time. So click that link at the bottom of this post to learn about the three ways you can gain a chance to put the Beast on...

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New Builder: Henretta Engineering
Jan22

New Builder: Henretta Engineering

We just added Henretta Engineering (out of St. Paul, Minnesota) to the Pedal Finder database and I’m pretty excited. Henretta has a very specific niche in the world of boutique pedals. Kevin Henretta – owner/builder – has a background in hard science and years of industrial experience as a design engineer. In 2009 he designed his first pedal: the Choad Blaster which is a fuzz/distortion pedal capable of high-gain...

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NAMM 2016: Neunaber Immerse Reverberator
Jan20

NAMM 2016: Neunaber Immerse Reverberator

Neunaber Audio Effects is a family-run company located in Santa Ana, California. The founder, Brian Neunaber has been designing audio products professionally since 1994. With a masters degree in Electrical Engineering, two patents and a line of 10 pedals the company clearly has touched upon some great circuits. Brian’s take on designing and offering effects is outlined on the Neunaber website where there is a clear ‘form...

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A Zodiac Of Effects
Jan19

A Zodiac Of Effects

Everybody by now should know that Pedal Finder and Celestial Effects has teamed up to giveaway an Aries Beast Distortion. With three easy ways to enter there’s no reason not to submit an entry for this versatile pedal with a depth of controls and a subtle range of tone. Having played this pedal (review coming) it’s no exaggeration to say you can dial up or dial down multiple degrees of dirt, squee and chug. In fact, the...

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