Guitar Effect pedal that faithfully recreates the vintage analogue shimmer of 1976, stemming from the acclaimed Astra Modulation Machine. It delivers the warm, classic analogue modulation effects of the Boss CE-1 Chorus Ensemble and its iconic preamp in a compact stompbox. This pedal allows users to explore a range of rich bucket-brigade chorus effects, from subtle enhancements to thick, milkshake-like textures. It also provides the option to add shimmer and texture with vibrato effects, offering everything from gentle detuning to faux rotating speaker sounds. Capturing the vintage CE-1's coveted analogue preamp, this pedal not only enhances modulation effects but also bolsters overall tone, adding volume, sustain, and punch. In a stylish and dependable compact design, the Brigade Chorus & Vibrato embodies the nostalgic charm of vintage analogue effects with true/buffer bypass and preamp off/on switches.
At a glance
- Authentic emulation of iconic 1976 Boss CE-1 Chorus Ensemble*
- Perfectly captured bucket-brigade circuit for thick chorus and vibrato effects
- Stunning emulation of vintage analog preamp for fat tones and effects
- Volume control true/buffered bypass, preamp off/on
- Timeless UA design and craftsmanship, built for decades of dependable performance
The Universal Audio UAFX Brigade Chorus & Vibrato is a guitar pedal that perfectly emulates the vintage analogue shimmer straight from 1976. Derived from the award-winning Astra Modulation Machine, this pedal brings you the warm, classic analogue modulation effects of the Boss CE-1 Chorus Ensemble and the iconic richness of its preamp, all packed into a compact stompbox.
Discover the Depth of Rich Bucket-Brigade Chorus Effects
With this pedal, you can gently enhance or electrify your tones, painting your sounds with a rich, milkshake-thick chorus. It achieves this by faithfully emulating the original analogue bucket-brigade design, renowned for its timeless sound, famously used by musical legends like Rush, The Cure, Herbie Hancock, and the Red Hot Chili Peppers.
Elevate Your Sound with Texture and Shimmer via Vibrato
From subtle to sea-sick, this pedal offers a palette of warm modulation effects that can transform your guitar parts into captivating gems. You can explore a range of sounds, from faux rotating speaker effects to gentle detuning, adding a touch of shimmer and depth to your music.
Experience the Power of Fat Analog Boost Tones
By flawlessly capturing the vintage CE-1's sought-after analogue preamp, this pedal enhances your modulation effects and elevates your entire tone. This adds volume, texture, sustain, and punch for a more impactful sound.
Nostalgic Vibes in a Compact Stompbox
Designed for dependable, years-long performance, the Brigade Chorus & Vibrato pedal comes equipped with true/buffer bypass and preamp off/on switches. It encapsulates all the magic of vintage analogue effects within a sleek, compact design, making it a practical and stylish addition to your pedalboard.