Promoted Similar Listings













Hello, are you a super wealthy pedal collector? A member of the Beatles perhaps? Jeff Bezos or Elon Musk? Tipsy John Mayer? Well then I've got just the thing for you.  To my knowledge, this is the very first Boss CE-1.  Hence the serial number S000001.  If you're looking for a grail, something to make literally every guitar player jealous....well here it is.

Now for a quick history lesson: In 1976, Roland Boss was the first company to make a chorus effect in pedal form. End of Lesson. What did we learn? We learned that this unit is not only the first CE-1, but also the one true father of all Chorus pedals.  Let that sink in.  The first chorus pedal ever.  Ever.  Much like Adam in the Garden of Eden or Dracula, the OG vampire.  This thing oozes mojo.  The tone is legendary.  Truly magical.  Unfortunately, the mortal fingers on my left hand are not dexterous enough to be worthy of such an item.  If the chords of wonderwall flow through its sacred circuits one more time, it may very well just explode and respawn in someone else's attic.  But until that day comes, it remains under my careful, loving stewardship.  I once promised myself to never sell this grail.  It's too special.  But times are tight and medical tragedies have afflicted my family, so here I am.  Anyways, this is it.  You won't find a more special piece of gear.  This is as rare as it gets.  More rare than the $500k Klon Serial #2, more rare than your uncle’s old guitar with 7 pickups and wierd vibrato.  This is it. This is the one.  Nothing can compare.  It will probably be worth 10 million in 20 years. So no, I won't accept your offer of 50k. And no I'm not going to open it up and show you the guts.  I don't want to release the old mojo air that still lives inside. That air can only be smelled by people that give me 1 million dollars. Yes it works.  And yes I will include the case with the sale. Might even hand deliver in person if you live somewhere cool like Australia or Tokyo.  That's all.  Have a nice day.

This item is sold As-Described

This item is sold As-Described and cannot be returned unless it arrives in a condition different from how it was described or photographed. Items must be returned in original, as-shipped condition with all original packaging.Learn More.

Listeda year ago
ConditionGood (Used)
Good condition items function properly but may exhibit some wear and tear.learn more
Brand
Model
  • CE-1 Chorus Ensemble
Categories
Year
  • 1976
Made In
  • Japan

Pedal Palace

Los Angeles, CA, United States
Sales:7
Joined Reverb:2014

Reverb Gives

Your purchases help youth music programs get the gear they need to make music.

Carbon-Offset Shipping

Your purchases also help protect forests, including trees traditionally used to make instruments.

Oops, looks like you forgot something. Please check the fields highlighted in red.