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Empress Effects

Empress Effects creates original and exciting high-quality effects pedals that are reasonably priced. Based out of Ottawa, Canada, Empress Effects started in the mid 2000's and has grown over the years based on the reputation of their full line of guitar effects.

Empress Effects Buffer
Empress Effects Buffer

The Empress buffer was designed to be the complete I/O interface for the pedal board, while maintaining the highest fidelity to your guitar's signal. Signal loss due to long, un-buffered cable ...

Empress Effects Buffer +
Empress Effects Buffer +

The Empress buffer+ was designed to be the complete I/O interface for the pedal board, while maintaining the highest fidelity to your guitar's signal. Signal loss due to long, un-buffered cable ...

Empress Effects Compressor
Empress Effects Compressor

Compression is a tool used on pretty much every recording you will ever hear, yet this extremely useful and versatile tool is often overlooked by guitar players as part of their rig. Other compressor ...

Empress Effects Distortion
Empress Effects Distortion

From mild to crunch to lead, the empress distortion does it all. This true bypass pedal offers three flavors of distortion while retaining a super tight low end and naturally compressing like a high ...

Empress Effects Fuzz
Empress Effects Fuzz

This classic sounding fuzz offers smooth, rich sustain with great note definition. A tighter low end makes it ideal for full chords as well as sustaining single notes. The empress fuzz is true bypass ...

Empress Effects Germ Drive
Empress Effects Germ Drive

The Germ Drive is true to the tweed tube amps of the 50’s, the germ drive delivers warm, harmonically rich overdrive that cleans up with a twist of your volume knob. Its tube-like break-up ...

Empress Effects Heavy
Empress Effects Heavy

In the Empress Effects heavy you'll find a huge range of killer high gain tones. From crisp, mid-driven 80's metal, to scooped, modern down-tuned brutality, this little box of sonic mayhem ...

Empress Effects Multidrive
Empress Effects Multidrive

The Multidrive allows you to blend Overdrive, Distortion and Fuzz together, creating a full and rich array of tones that would not be available otherwise. Let the sustain of fuzz, the bite of ...

Empress Effects Nebulus
Empress Effects Nebulus

The Nebulus brings guitarists high quality chorus, flanger and vibrato effects in a really compact 4.5 by 3.5 inch pedal. To increase the tone range even further 3 variations on each effect are ...

Empress Effects ParaEQ
Empress Effects ParaEQ

You want a better tone. Use this pedal. Seriously.

Empress Effects Phaser
Empress Effects Phaser

The Empress Effects Phaser Pedal is the next step in the long road to state-of-the-art digitally-controlled analog technology. This pedal has an all-analog signal path, controlled by a microprocessor. ...

Empress Effects Superdelay
Empress Effects Superdelay

The Empress Superdelay isn't a basic digital delay pedal. With three switches and 5 knobs, this wide pedal gives you ultimate control over how your delay sounds. And, that is what we all want.

Empress Effects Tape Delay
Empress Effects Tape Delay

Rich, lush tape delay in an incredibly small box. 3 flavors of tape age let you choose how dark and gritty the repeats will get while filter and modulation controls allow for even more fine tuning. ...

Empress Effects Tremelo 2
Empress Effects Tremelo 2

The Empress Tremolo2 is an original design built from the ground up to include innovative features without sacrificing tone. The audio signal path is analog, but the tremolo effect is controlled ...

Empress Effects Vintage Modified Super Delay
Empress Effects Vintage Modified Super Delay

Empress Effects revamped the tape mode of the Superdelay to give you more of the compression, grit, and saturation heard in tape echos. Except this vintage delay pedal still gives you presets, tap ...

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Empress Effects Phaser

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Date: 05/06/2015 at 10:33 AM
Read Review by Robert Abernathy | View Pedal
The Empress Effects Phaser is the ultimate behemoth of phaser pedals. How much more can you ask for ...

Empress Effects Superdelay

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Date: 05/03/2015 at 12:22 AM
Read Review by trustinnoise | View Pedal
Truly the best and most creative delay pedal I've veer tried. Tons of settings actually useful, ...

Empress Effects Heavy

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Date: 05/23/2014 at 1:31 PM
Read Review by Adam | View Pedal
The Heavy is a great two-channel, high-gain distortion pedal that has some unique features. Its ...

Empress Effects Compressor

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Date: 05/16/2014 at 1:23 PM
Read Review by BassEFX | View Pedal
This is the compressor more bass players are using of late because it's as close as you can get to a ...

Empress Effects Buffer +

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Date: 04/30/2014 at 3:42 PM
Read Review by Andreas | View Pedal
A Swiss knife that fixes all everyday problems...

Empress Effects Vintage Modified Super Delay

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Date: 03/28/2014 at 4:33 PM
Read Review by hanji | View Pedal
Man.. I love this pedal. This is easily one of the best delays you can pick up. I first noticed this ...