Effects that will spook your eyes and ears. By Rebecca Dirks (creepy looking pedals) and Lyle Zaehringer (creepy sounding pedals).

Demon: Electro-Harmonix Freeze
"Have you ever heard a sound so strange that it couldnуt be real? If yes, then youуre probably possessed by a demon. Either that or youуve been lucky enough to play with EHXуs Freeze pedal. Itуs able to conjure a moment of your playing and sustain it while you play over the top. This truly innovative effect was extracted from the company's earlier Hog pedal. ehx.com"
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