Celestion Impulse Response Survey


What do YOU use Celestion IRs for? With 85 Celestion IRs now in our line-up and many thousands of impulse response downloads to customers worldwide, we’d really like to know… What are you guys using them for? Playing at home? Recording at home? Recording professionally? Live performances? Or a combination of these? Let us know […]

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Celestion IRs – The Michael Nielsen Interview


If you’ve ever played Forza Motorsport 6 or 7, watched the animated Wolverine series, the trailer for the new Han Solo movie or listened to the recordings of Philip Sayce, the chances are high that you’re already familiar with the work of Michael Nielsen. A professional composer and music producer for two decades, Michael is […]

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Celestion V-Type Speaker Impulse Response


We’re very excited to reveal the latest addition to our speaker impulse response range – the Celestion V-Type speaker IR. Although the G12 V-Type is one of our newest guitar speakers – launched in 2013 – it has quickly found its niche among contemporary rock guitarists looking for a speaker which combines the best of […]

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Celestion Speaker IR Mix Contest – The Winners!


We’re very pleased to announce the winner of our Celestion IR Mix video contest. And the winner is… Johnny Kuehl! You can see Johnny’s winning video here: We were impressed by the attention to detail that Johnny brought to this mix, thinking about what he wanted on the lows, mids and highs and selecting not just […]

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4×12 Impulse Responses – Authentic Tone Without the Hassle


For many guitarists, a 4×12 cabinet represents the authentic sound of rock, and has done for decades. And it seems that the popularity of the 4×12 is carrying over strongly into the digital world too – here at Celestion, we consistently sell more 4×12 impulse responses than any other cabinet type. Which got us wondering… […]

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Celestion G12T-75 Speaker IR – High Gain Clarity and Control


First new speaker IR out of the box for 2018 is… the Celestion G12T-75. Also referred to by many as the Celestion T75, the latest speaker impulse response to join our range offers a combination of assertiveness and great clarity that will appeal to those looking for robust modern tone, as well as decades of […]

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Can Celestion IRs Help You Be a Better Guitar Player?


We’ll be honest here – getting hold of some impulse responses isn’t going to teach you new chords, improve the accuracy of your fingering technique or make you into a virtuoso player overnight. All these require regular practice and commitment. But for many guitar players, getting in that practice can be a challenge in itself, […]

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BIAS AMP 2 with Celestion IRs – What do the Pros Think?


Last month we announced the launch of Celestion IRs inclusion in Positive Grid’s most advanced guitar amp software yet – BIAS AMP 2 – featuring Celestion impulse responses for 5 of our best known speakers in the Elite version. (For an overview of features read our blog: Celestion IRs Team Up with Positive Grid – […]

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Load Box Shootout with Celestion Greenback IR


Legendary composer and music producer, Michael Nielsen is best known for his production and scoring work on countless films, television shows and video games. He is also well known for collaborating with and producing music for a huge range of iconic artists, including James Brown, Kenny Loggins, Barry Manilow, John Sykes, as well as Celestion […]

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