Keeley Electronics releases Aria Compressor Drive pedal

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Keeley Electronics releases Aria Compressor Drive pedal

The Aria is a compressor and overdrive pedal that offers Keeley’s most flexible overdrive to date. The compressor function uses clean blend and tone control ideal for humbuckers and single coils, while the Aria’s overdrive setting provides saturated drive and transparent boost for enhanced tone definition.



The two halves of the Aria grant guitarists the option to make the most of these two fundamental effects. You can run the compression before the overdrive to reduce static, or increase sustain by adding compression after overdrive. The Aria allows you to switch seamlessly between both options, including the conventional path of generating a consistent gain level by starting up the compression before overdrive. It’s the best of both worlds.


To top it all off, Keeley has added TRS insert jacks to give users the chance to divide the pedal into two units, ensuring there’s flexibility and variety in spades.


For more details, check out Keeley Electronics or Gladesville Guitar Factory.