13 Feb · Part 2 of our €200 Pedalboard Challenge: Time to buy some pedals! The Gearnews crew gather ideas for the best cheap pedals for €100-180.
Boss - News and Rumours
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04 Feb · The Tone Bender Mk II fuzz pedal is back - in a limited edition by Boss, the Waza Craft TB-2W pedal. Pre-orders start today!
18 Jan · Boss has revamped its BCB pedalboard range for 2021 with three updated models, and a new range of low-profile patch cables and MIDI cables to go with them.
04 Jan · You couldn't make it up: COVID conspiracy theorists claim the Boss MT-2 is a secret 5G chip used by governments for mind control, or something.
01 Dec 2020 · Boss unveils its latest Waza Craft pedal! The new Waza Craft TB-2W Tone Bender fuzz is a collaboration between Boss and Sola Sound, and it looks epic!
25 Nov 2020 · The Boss HM-2 will be reissued as Waza Craft pedal, Boss supremo Yoshi Ikegami casually drops during a video chat on Facebook. Swedish Metal ahoy!
19 Nov 2020 · Boss' new 80W combo amp, the Nextone Special, gives you two separate channels, new Waza speakers and plenty of ways to recreate classic analogue sounds.
13 Nov 2020 · Boss Europe has just teased a picture of a new Waza Craft pedal on its Instagram account and it looks familiar.
18 Oct 2020 · Looking for a new delay but overwhelmed by the staggering amount of options? Don't worry, we've narrowed the choices down to a list of 5 delay pedals that we think are worth considering.
01 Oct 2020 · The new Boss GT-1000CORE packs in all the DSP power of the GT-1000 and puts it into an HX Stomp-style format. Could it be that the Line 6 HX Stomp has some serious competition?
01 Oct 2020 · Boss is releasing new versions of its ever popular loop pedals. The RC-5 and RC-500 Loop Stations will feature next generation Boss technologies, with up to 13 hours of stereo recording.
17 Sep 2020 · Boss has given its new OC-5 octave pedal some impressive specs, with enhanced, vintage-voiced monophonic modes, as well as modern day polyphonic octave modes.
17 Sep 2020 · The new Boss Pocket GT has Bluetooth music streaming, a USB audio interface and YouTube compatibility as well. This multi-effects and amp simulator appears to handle a lot of useful things in one neat package.
12 Sep 2020 · Here are 8 more great budget effects pedals that you should try before you die. They include tube overdrives, classic chorus effects, reverbs, tremolos, and more. All for around £60 each!
12 Sep 2020 · Looking for a floor tuner but not sure which one to get? We've narrowed the choices down to these 5 options that we think would be a worthy addition to any rig.
05 Jul 2020 · Our contributor Jef Stone is a pedal addict. A certified AAA stompbox junkie, in fact. Here's the story of how his pedal collection grew from a single BOSS SD-1 to hundreds of effects.