Legendary Brand, Maestro, Emerges With Five Pedals For Endless Exploration

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When Gibson brought Maestro into the world 60 years ago, no one could have predicted its trailblazing success.

Gibson has revived the brand for 2022 with the debut of the Maestro Original Collection line of effects pedals with five new pedals–the Fuzz-Tone FZ-M, Invader Distortion, Ranger Overdrive, Comet Chorus, and Discoverer Delay–all designed, voiced, and styled for the musician looking to shape a unique sound. The Maestro Original Collection pays tribute in sound and style to the brand’s pioneering and much beloved classic models, while staying true to Maestro’s trailblazing spirit with modern features, expanded versatility, and advanced tone-tweaking capabilities. Maestro is available worldwide at authorized Gibson dealers; for more information visit: www.maestroelectronics.com 

Maestro Comet Chorus and Discoverer Delay

As the founder of effects, Maestro’s influence has shaped music as we know it from The Rolling Stones to the Raconteurs, Pete Townshend to George Harrison,Clapton to Frampton, and the Foo Fighters to the Black Keys, Maestro has been there from the beginning to help artists achieve the sound they heard in their heads and their hearts, their signature sound.

Maestro Fuzz-Tone FZ-M and Invader Distortion

“Maestro was the first commercially successful pedal, it changed everything, and set the entire world of pedals and effects into motion,” says Mat Koehler,Senior Director of Product Development, Gibson Brands. “We’re using the distinct Maestro aesthetic to develop unique takes on each of these effects in a way that’s fun and looks back at the past, but with an awareness of what modern guitarists require. Maestro sounds are relevant to new, casual, and professional level players and everyone at Gibson felt a responsibility and obligation to revive Maestro because it’s vital to pedal history.” Explore the Maestro Original Collection: HERE

Maestro Ranger Overdrive

Maestro was the first commercially successful pedal, it changed everything, and set the entire world of pedals and effects into motion.

Mat Koehler,Senior Director of Product Development, Gibson Brands

And check out these great demo videos:

The Fuzz Demo

The Overdrive Demo

Maestro Invader Distortion Demo

The Discoverer Delay Demo

The Comet Chorus Demo

Maestro Family Anthem (animated DCAL)

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