Hear the ethereal (and "ridiculous") sounds of a harp run through a wah pedal

Emily Hopkins plays the harp (right) and uses a CryBaby wah pedal
(Image credit: Emily Hopkins/YouTube)

Remember Emily Hopkins? She's the intrepid YouTube harpist who put her beloved instrument through an Electrofoods Nepenthes distortion pedal and made sounds that almost certainly – somewhere in this world or another – summoned demons.

Now, she's back with another unorthodox combination, one even she describes in the name of the accompanying demo video as "ridiculous." 

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Jackson Maxwell

Jackson is an Associate Editor at GuitarWorld.com. He’s been writing and editing stories about new gear, technique and guitar-driven music both old and new since 2014, and has also written extensively on the same topics for Guitar Player. Elsewhere, his album reviews and essays have appeared in Louder and Unrecorded. Though open to music of all kinds, his greatest love has always been indie, and everything that falls under its massive umbrella. To that end, you can find him on Twitter crowing about whatever great new guitar band you need to drop everything to hear right now.