“Now you get to decide when it arrives”: Chibson created an actual pedal for April Fool’s Day – the Priority Delay, which has been 4 years in the making

Chibson Priority Delay
(Image credit: Chibson)

April Fool’s Day is just a regular day for Chibson, which spends most of its time dreaming up zany gear creations. However, the “More Than Just a Shell Company” has a pretty solid track record of celebrating its favorite day of the year with actual, physical products (sort of).

In 2021, it was the Wild Whammieswhich Rob Scallon tested – and in 2022, it was the 2 Days of Total Darkness social media event that coincided with The Darkness’ USA tour.

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Matt Owen
Senior Staff Writer, GuitarWorld.com

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.