The first ever Boss CE-1 has reportedly been found, and it's listed on Reverb for $1,000,000

Boss CE-1 Chorus Ensemble
(Image credit: Reverb)

Every now and then, a piece of vintage gear crops up on Reverb that carries with it some significant history, and with that significant history often comes a pretty significant price tag. Having said that, this Boss CE-1 Chorus Ensemble – purportedly the first to ever exist –  exceeds all expectations.

Flashing the serial number S000001, this example of Boss’ game-changing chorus effect pedal is listed with an eye-watering price tag of $1,000,000. Yep, you read that correctly: one million big ones.

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Matt Owen
Senior Staff Writer,

Matt is a Senior Staff Writer, writing for Guitar World, Guitarist and Total Guitar. He has a Masters in the guitar, a degree in history, and has spent the last 16 years playing everything from blues and jazz to indie and pop. When he’s not combining his passion for writing and music during his day job, Matt records for a number of UK-based bands and songwriters as a session musician.