Interview with Hotone Audio – Celestion Digital


In our latest interview, we have the pleasure of speaking with Tom Liu and Bow Xiong from Hotone Audio – following the recent release of their new Ampero II Stomp Pedal – which incorporates 20 authentic Celestion IRs. Hi Tom and Bow, great to speak with you today! Please can you tell us a bit […]

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The New Old Favourites – The Magnificent Seven Rides Again


That sounds great – now turn it down! We guitar players can be an odd lot – we’ll focus to the point of obsession on the most detailed nuances of our perfect rig, we’re prepared to spend vast amounts of time and money to create “The Sound” that haunts our dreams; then we realise that […]

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A Conversation with Fractal Audio’s Matt Picone


We recently had the pleasure of interviewing Matt Picone, a Director at Fractal Audio. In this write up and accompanying demo video by presenter Leon Todd, Matt explains how easy it is to use your downloaded Celestion Impulse Responses in Fractal Audio’s current line of products, or to select from the factory-loaded Celestion Impulse Responses […]

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A Pioneer of Bass Amplification – The Jim Bergantino Interview


Hot off the release of our range Bergantino Cabinet Impulse Responses, Celestion Digital had the opportunity to sit down for a chat with Jim Bergantino, founder of Bergantino Audio Systems, about all things bass amplification, how he got started in the industry and our new Bergantino cabinet Impulse Responses.   So, could you start off […]

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The Celestion F12-X200 – A Dedicated Guitar Speaker For Amp Modellers & IRs!


The Celestion F12-X200 is the world’s first Full Range LIVE Response guitar speaker! For the thousands of guitar players and musicians around the world who use modelling and profiling amps, an FRFR (full range flat response) loudspeaker has become essential for delivering the output of your emulated set-up in all its glory. It will deliver […]

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Celestion – The Jason Sadites Interview


We recently had the pleasure of speaking with Jason Sadites – an independent guitarist and YouTuber, who put out his first solo album in 2005 and has worked with some well-known musicians including Kenny Aronoff, Marco Minnemann and Tony Levin. He has also been one of the first to create video reviews of our new […]

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Celestion Speaker Response Survey


What do YOU use Celestion Speaker Responses for? The world of music-making has changed dramatically over the last few years and we have seen an astonishing increase in the world of digital guitar tone products available to musicians around the world. With now over 85 Celestion Impulse Response and Dynamic Speaker Response packs and our […]

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Introducing Celestion’s new SpeakerMix Pro Plugin and Dynamic Speaker Responses – the Next Generation of Digital Tone


The new Celestion SpeakerMix Pro plugin (VST, AAX, AU) is designed to be a studio-grade application, enabling you to produce stunningly realistic guitar tones in your DAW. Far more than just an IR loader and mixer, SpeakerMix Pro delivers pristine sound, while offering a whole host of features. All with an intuitive and instantly familiar […]

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What are the Best Speaker Responses for Metal?


In this blog, we aim to answer one of the questions we get asked a lot: “what are the best speaker responses for metal?” At first sight, it might seem as though the answer is the same as for “what are the best guitar speakers for metal?” So, you just have to find the best […]

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Celestion – Bennett Dean Lewis Interview


We recently had the pleasure of sitting down with Bennett Dean Lewis to chat about music, gear and the CelestionPlus Magnificent 7 Impulse Response Collection. “Like a lot of people, I started playing guitar young. I never really considered it as a career option until college,” reflects Nashville-based musician Bennett Dean Lewis. Given his career […]

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