Pickup LesLee is a retrofittable onboard tremolo effect that automates pickup switching for Hendrix-esque tones

Pickup LesLee
(Image credit: Pickup LesLee)

For those of you who are after a tremolo pedal but simply cannot afford to sacrifice real estate on your already cramped pedalboard, Dutch guitar builder Pascal Stoffels may have the solution: the Pickup LesLee.

The new-and-improved Pickup LesLee – previously only available on custom Deimel Guitarworks models – is an onboard effect system that leaves the topography of your electric guitar unchanged, while offering an automated pickup signal-switcher to deliver vintage tremolo tones.

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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.