Radiohead’s Ed O’Brien is selling his Klon Centaur and other effects for charity

Ed O'Brien
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Radiohead electric guitar effects wizard Ed O’Brien has announced he’ll be selling a number of pedals and rack units from his personal collection in aid of charity.

For the auction, O’Brien has teamed up with vintage and rare gear retailer Soundgas, and has selected two unnamed refugee charities that will receive a portion of all the generated proceeds.

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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.