Chibson announces the Humbuckle – a belt-mounted humbucker that is “the greatest pickup money can buy”

Chibson Humbuckle
(Image credit: Chibson USA / Reverb)

Few guitar brands can compete with Chibson’s reputation for responsive design, innovation and pushing the guitar envelope... right off the table. Today (April 1) the firm has unveiled its latest revolutionary product, the Humbuckle. 

A belt-mounted pickup, the brand is pitching it as “the first-ever humbucker that can quite literally tighten up your low end by virtue of being, well, a belt.”

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Matt Parker
Features Editor,

Matt is Features Editor for Before that he spent 10 years as a freelance music journalist, interviewing artists for the likes of Total Guitar, Guitarist, Guitar World, MusicRadar,, DJ Mag and Electronic Sound. In 2020, he launched, which aims to share the ideas that make creative lifestyles more sustainable. He plays guitar, but should not be allowed near your delay pedals.