Celestion Tone with an American Flavour – The A-Type IR is Here


Our latest IR has arrived – an undiscovered gem which sounds a little different. Launched just a couple of years ago, the Celestion A-Type is a medium powered (50W) ceramic magnet guitar speaker. It delivers all the quality and precision you’d expect from a Celestion, with some distinct differences in tone; including a laid-back mid-range […]

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The Neo Creamback – It’s all About Tone!


The great thing about Neo (Neodymium) magnet speakers is that they don’t weigh much. In fact they are much lighter than their ferrite magnet cousins. The subject of this piece – the Neo Creamback – is roughly half the weight of its G12M-65 Creamback brother. So what has that got to do with Impulse Responses? […]

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The New Celestion Neo Creamback Speaker IR


Hot on the heels of the G12H-150 Redback impulse response comes the release of the new Celestion Neo Creamback speaker IR. Neo Creamback Tone What type of tone can you expect from the Neo Creamback impulse response?   Like all our speaker IRs, the digital version of our speakers is almost identical to the real […]

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Celestion Impulse Response Mixes Featured on New HeadRush Pedalboard


If you’ve been thinking about trying out the Celestion impulse response range, but are not sure what type of DAW or amp simulator kit to go for, how about… a pedalboard? Although a pedalboard might not have been your first thought, the HeadRush Pedalboard is worth serious consideration, especially as there are two special Celestion […]

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Introducing the G12H-150 Redback Speaker Impulse Response


We’re delighted to introduce a new speaker to our impulse response range – the new G12H-150 Redback. Why the Redback? One of the big advantages of using any speaker impulse response is the ability to play loud but without disturbing the neighbours, your flatmates or anyone else who, for whatever reason, just isn’t into listening […]

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How Accurate are our Speaker IRs? Here’s the Proof


In our article Speaker Or Impulse Response: Can You Hear The Difference? we said that, when comparing the output of a Celestion speaker and its IR “…we are hard put to detect which is which, even under optimal listening conditions. For all practical purposes, we find the IRs are indistinguishable from the real thing.” Of […]

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Pete Thorn Introduces Celestion Impulse Response


Pete Thorn, pro guitarist, gives us a concise introduction to speaker impulse responses – what they are and why they are so incredibly useful in the studio and when performing live. This is a definite “must watch” if you’re new to speaker IRs and looking for a quick and simple intro. First Pete explains why […]

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Cenzo Townshend talks about the Celestion IR Library


If by some chance you haven’t heard of Cenzo Townshend, you will most certainly have heard his work. He’s been a major force on the music scene for the past decade or more, producing and mixing for outstanding performers such as The Maccabees, Kaiser Chiefs, Jake Bugg, U2, Snow Patrol, and even New Order, amongst […]

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