Flint Tremolo & Reverb Giveaway!

Flint Black Knob Edition Giveaway

This week is all about Flint Tremolo & Reverb. It’s Flint Week! We just announced our limited run Flint Black Knob Edition, we’re posting videos and photos of Flint on our social channels, we’ll be featuring customer-created Flint videos, photos, and stories on Instagram, and we even have Flint keychains available. And we can’t have […]

Flint Tremolo & Reverb – Black Knob Edition

Flint Tremolo & Reverb - Black Knob Edition

When we released our Flint Tremolo & Reverb pedal several years back, we were thrilled to offer our take on iconic tremolo and reverb sounds to the world. We’re honored and humbled that Flint has received many awards and found its way onto pedalboards around the world. Thank you for making Flint a success. We […]

Saying Goodbye to OB.1, Our First Ever Pedal

Strymon OB.1

OB.1 Compressor & Clean Boost was the first effects pedal that we ever released under the Strymon banner, way back in July 2009. The beautifully transparent analog optical compression and clean boost, designed to super-charge your favorite amp, has been embraced by our customers and made its way onto pedalboards around the world. Some of the very […]

Volante Firmware Update v1.10


We always work hard to improve the experience our customers have with our products. The release notes below list the new features we’ve added to Volante and issues we’ve resolved.  Download the Strymon Update software to update the firmware on your Volante. Volante Firmware REV v1.10 (Released February 2019) What’s changed? SOS looper no longer […]

MIDI Control for Sunset and Riverside

Sunset Riverside MIDI

Own Sunset or Riverside? Lurking inside your drive pedal is a hidden superpower: MIDI Control! We have just released new firmware that will allow you to control your Sunset and Riverside via MIDI. You can save and load Sunset/Riverside drive presets and control all knobs and switches via MIDI. Save and recall presets in bypass […]

BigSky Bloom Reverb – This Week’s Preset: “7 Wonders”

BigSky Bloom Reverb with Oberheim Matrix-6 vintage synth

This Week’s Preset: BigSky’s Bloom Reverb and a vintage synth! Let’s start off the day right, with a vintage synth and BigSky’s bloom reverb machine. View this post on Instagram A post shared by Ethan Tufts [ Hello Road ] (@mrethantufts) The Oberheim Matrix-6 synthesizer alongside my BigSky reverb is one of my favorite sonic combinations on […]

Sunset Dual Overdrive Videos!

Sunset Dual Overdrive - Rebea video

We’re incredibly excited about all the excellent Sunset Dual Overdrive videos that have come out recently! We were lucky have some great talent create Sunset video songs for us—check out the hard hitting videos from Keith Merrow, Rabea Massaad, and Hovak Alaverdyan below. We’ve also included some great demo videos from a few of our authorized dealers. Want to see more? You can […]

Mobius Keyboard / Synth Demo with Nick Semrad

Mobius / Nick Semrad synth demo

Excellent keyboardist and friend of Strymon Nick Semrad recently stopped by the shop and recorded several Mobius Modulation keyboard/synth audio clips. Nicholas tours with Lauryn Hill, performs and records with Cory Henry & the Funk Apostles, and finds time to jam with “The Lesson” at Brooklyn Bowl.  Many thanks to Nick for spending the day with […]

Spring Pedalboard Giveaway!

Pedalboard Contest

This contest has ended. Congratulations to Matt E. from Rancho Cucamonga, California. Please stay tuned, we will have more giveaways in the near future! We hope your 2017 is going smoothly, and you’re busy creating beautiful songs, sharing jams with friends, and spreading your musical creativity with the world. Here at the Strymon labs in California, […]

How can you find time to be creative?

How to find time to be creative?

How often do you do something creative? Sometimes I go weeks without playing guitar, writing a song, or recording music. Sometimes it’s months. Where does all the time go? Let’s figure it out! Why does it feel like we don’t have time for creative work? “Things” often seem to “get in the way”. The idea that […]