Boss Katana 50 MKii
- Stage-ready 50-watt combo amp with a custom 12-inch speaker
- Tube Logic design approach produces class-defying power, authoritative punch, and cutting presence
- Five unique amp characters (Clean, Crunch, Lead, Brown, and Acoustic), plus newly voiced variations for each
- Five independent effects sections (Booster, Mod, FX, Delay, and Reverb), with three selectable variations in each
- Dedicated Pedal FX for foot-controlled wah and pedal bend
- Updated BOSS Tone Studio software for customizing your sound with over 60 different BOSS effects, channel and global EQs, adjustable routing, and much more
- Power Amp In for preamps, modelers, and multi-effects
- Four Tone Setting memories for storing and recalling all amp and effect settings
- Power Control for achieving cranked-amp tone and response at low volumes
- Three Cab Resonance options (Vintage, Modern, and Deep), selectable in BOSS Tone Studio
- Mic'd cabinet emulation on the USB and phones/recording outputs, with three Air Feel settings available in BOSS Tone Studio
- Rear-panel connections for up to two footswitches or an expression pedal
- Pro setups available at BOSS Tone Central
Since 2001, BOSS has led the looping universe with a continuous string of innovative, trendsetting Loop Station products. Currently, five different BOSS loopers serve the needs of all types of musicians, from guitarists and other instrumentalists to traditional vocalists and cutting-edge beatboxers. While the more advanced Loop Stations include an enormous array of creative features to choose from, some musicians like to keep things straightforward and simple. If that sounds like you, the new RC-1 Loop Station is your ideal choice, offering streamlined operation that makes it easier than ever to add looping to your rig.
Features Pro BOSS tuner and versatile metronome in one Supports chromatic tuning, guitars, basses, and flat tuning Convenient Accu-Pitch function sounds a tone when you’ve reached the correct pitch Reference pitch function makes it easy to verify tuning by ear Metronome features multiple rhythm styles and visual display Instrument input for tuning electric guitars, basses, and other instruments Built-in mic for tuning acoustic instruments Runs on two AAA batteries
Wireless System Plug-and-play wireless systems for guitar, bass, and other electronic instruments No complicated setup required—simply dock the transmitter and receiver together for about 10 seconds to set the optimum wireless connection Newly developed BOSS technology delivers premium audio performance with rock-solid stability, ultra-low latency (2.3 ms), and 50-foot/15-meter range (line-of-sight propagation)* Built-in rechargeable batteries provide up to 12 hours of continuous playing time** Simple charging with a standard USB adaptor (5 V/500 mA or greater) Cable tone simulation reproduces the natural capacitive effect of a 10-foot/3-meter guitar cable (WL-20 model only) Spare WL-T Transmitter available separately
Three Hours of Stereo Recording in a Stompbox. The RC-3 is powerfully equipped yet conveniently housed in a compact pedal. Enjoy up to three hours of stereo recording time, storage for 99 loops, a “real drums” rhythm guide, and USB 2.0 compatibility all in a small BOSS stompbox.
Features Advanced vocal multi-effects stompbox for singing guitarists Automatic vocal harmony/pitch correction powered by newly enhanced BOSS algorithms for natural sound with smooth tracking Class-leading sound quality and high-powered BOSS DSP engine for processing vocals with up to nine effects at once Extensive selection of effects specially tuned for vocals; Enhance section for shaping core tone, plus reverb, delay, modulation, distortion, EQ, filter, and many other types for further processing Versatile and creative vocoder effect for generating electronic voice and talk box sounds based on guitar input Flexible effect routing options for processing live and harmonized vocals together or separately Dedicated looper XLR mic input with adjustable sensitivity and available phantom power Guitar input for harmony, pitch, and vocoder processing; Thru output for sending unprocessed signal to guitar pedals Stereo XLR outputs for sending vocal sounds to a PA mixer or recorder Three assignable footswitches for real-time performance control, plus support for up to two external footswitches or an expression pedal 99 user memories for storing patch setups Three assignable knobs for quick access to essential parameters while performing MIDI input and USB-MIDI for guiding harmony/pitch engine from an external MIDI keyboard or DAW backing tracks Editor/librarian software (Mac/Windows) for sound editing and patch management via USB
THE WORLD’S FIRST CHORUS SOUNDS, REBORN WITH WAZA CRAFT Launched in 1976, the CE-1 Chorus Ensemble was not only the world’s first chorus effect pedal, but also the very first BOSS pedal. Three years later, this inventive new sound was squeezed into the blue CE-2 Chorus, and chorus pedals have remained in the compact lineup ever since. Four decades on, the spacious modulated tone of the signature BOSS effect is still loved by musicians everywhere. In 2016, to celebrate the 40th anniversary of BOSS innovation, the original analog chorus sounds are now reborn with the Waza Craft CE-2W. The CE-2W’s Standard mode faithfully recreates the classic CE-2 chorus sound, and adds an expansive new sound field with stereo output, which was unavailable in the mono CE-2. CE-1 mode fully reproduces the stereo chorus and vibrato sounds of the legendary CE-1, with the addition of variable chorus depth not available in the original pedal. To commemorate the birth of BOSS effects, the CE-2W is made exclusively in Japan, just as the original CE-1 and CE-2 were. Special edition Waza Craft pedal delivers the ultimate BOSS tone experience Standard mode provides a perfect reproduction of the legendary CE-2 sound CE-1 mode features chorus and vibrato, authentically reproducing the two stereo sound modes in the world’s first chorus pedal Includes new sounds not available in the original pedals, including CE-2 stereo output and variable depth for CE-1 chorus sounds Rate and Depth knobs provide fine sound adjustment in both pedal modes Premium all-analog circuitry with bucket-brigade (BBD) delay line Made in Japan to celebrate the 40th anniversary of BOSS effects BOSS five-year warranty
The Acoustic Singer Live takes the acoustic stage amp to new levels of sound quality and creative versatility. Incorporating BOSS’s latest advancements in amplifier research, this compact powerhouse produces rich, vibrant sound with unmatched punch and clarity. Independent channels are provided for acoustic guitar and vocal, and each is equipped with discrete analog input circuits and three-band EQ for studio-quality sound. And with additional features such as Acoustic Resonance, looping, automatic vocal harmonies, effects, and much more, the Acoustic Singer Live gives acoustic musicians everything they need to deliver inspiring and impactful live performances.
Twin Stereo Tracks, Built-In Effects, & Pro I/O. BOSS celebrates the 10th anniversary of the LoopStation with an exciting new lineup of RC-series loopers! First out of the gate is the RC-30, a Twin Pedal multitrack looper with two synchronized stereo tracks and built-in loop effects. Plug in your instrument of choice, or even a microphone; an XLR input is provided, complete with phantom power. Record for up to three hours direct to internal memory, adding effects as you go. The USB 2.0 port lets you save your loops externally, and import/export WAV files.
Two switches in one, the FS-6 combines the FS-5L (latch-type) and FS-5U (momentary-type) technology into one unit. With two switches side-by-side, the FS-6 allows you to select either latch or momentary mode for each switch. Choose the configuration that best suits your playing style and setup.
Features Premium Waza Craft pedal with all-analog audio circuitry Innovative dual-stage gain circuit built with discrete analog components Standard mode updates the famous MT-2 Metal Zone sound with improved clarity and lower noise Custom mode delivers full-throttle gain tones with wider range, increased dynamics, and tighter low end Powerful three-band EQ provides intense sound customization with High, Low, and sweepable Midrange and up to 15 dB boost/cut on each band Premium buffer for clean and clear tone when bypassed Made in Japan
Features Professional 100-watt combo amp with enhanced tone and all the latest Katana features Tube Logic design approach produces class-defying power, authoritative punch, and cutting presence for any performing situation Robust analog class-AB power amp section delivers the authentic tone and highly musical response that Katana amps are noted for Custom Waza 12-inch speaker realizes classic British stack speaker tone and response with increased power handling capacity Newly designed cabinet with ultra-solid construction and semi-closed back for tight, focused tone with rich low end Five unique amp characters, custom-tuned for optimum performance with the Katana-Artist’s cabinet and Waza speaker Choose from 61 customizable BOSS effects and many effect routing configurations with BOSS Tone Studio editor software Eight Tone Setting memories for storing and recalling all amp and effect settings Power Control for achieving cranked-amp tone and dynamic response at low volumes Dedicated panel controls for Cabinet Resonance and Air Feel functions Effects loop with position, gain, and series/parallel operation configurable via BOSS Tone Studio Support for external control with optional footswitches (GA-FC, FS series) and MIDI Stage-ready patches for all music styles available at BOSS Tone Central
Features Acoustic-electric guitar preamp with advanced BOSS sound processing Sophisticated under-the-hood processing with multiple interlocked parameters, accessible with simple stompbox controls Acoustic Resonance reproduces the complex resonance characteristics of an unplugged acoustic Ambience knob provides wide-ranging, studio-quality reverb optimized for acoustic guitar Notch filter for instant feedback reduction Normal output for an acoustic guitar amp and balanced DI output for direct PA connection Sound mute function for switching guitars and tuning on stage
Combining classic tube sound and feel with next-generation tonal diversity, the BOSS Nextone series presents an exciting new concept in professional guitar amplification. Distinctive channel voicings deliver a wide range of inspiring tones, while four selectable Class AB analog power amp types provide instant access to the unique characteristics of 6V6, 6L6, EL84, and EL34 output tube sections. Backed by our advanced Tube Logic approach, each power amp type re-voices the entire circuit from input to output, putting the complete sonic experience of these signature power stages in one amp for the very first time. Want to dive deeper with even more sound customization? Just connect to the Nextone Editor and become a virtual tech, fine-tuning bias, sag, EQ, and other internal settings to perfectly match your individual style and touch. Nextone also includes convenient modern features for stage playing, such as built-in effects, a line out for mic-free direct tone, and a power control for expressive cranked-amp sound at manageable volumes. And thanks to Tube Logic, you get to enjoy all the great sound and response of your favorite tube designs without the backbreaking weight and ongoing maintenance hassles. Professional performance amplifier with authentic Tube Logic tone Four analog Class AB power amp circuits, selectable from the panel: 6V6, 6L6, EL84, and EL34 Streamlined combo design with 40 watts of power and custom 12-inch speaker Clean and lead channels, with standard and custom mode options Dynamically responsive power control for cranked-up sound and response at reduced volumes Nextone Editor (Mac/Windows) for customizing internal amp parameters, including tone stack type, EQ, sag, bias, effects, system settings, and much more Boost and Tone switches for adding crunch and sparkle Built-in delay, tremolo, and reverb effects, plus loop for patching in external effects External speaker jacks: one 8 ohm and two 16 ohm Line, USB, and phones/recording outputs, with three Air Feel mic’d cab settings selectable from the Nextone Editor Support for direct recording and re-amping via USB
Meet the Katana-Air, the world’s first totally wireless guitar amplifier. Featuring new cutting-edge wireless guitar technology developed by BOSS, the Katana-Air gives you the freedom to jam and practice without hassling with guitar cables. And with support for battery operation, there’s no need to plug into AC either, so you can literally play anywhere! Though compact in size, the Katana-Air is serious about sound quality. Equipped with pro amp tones and effects from the performance-class Katana amplifiers, this wireless wonder delivers premium guitar sounds for any style of music. To further extend the cable-free experience, you can wirelessly edit and organize sounds with a dedicated app and jam with songs streamed from your smartphone. With the innovative Katana-Air and your favorite axe, casual playing has never been more convenient and inspiring. Totally wireless guitar amplifier with newly developed BOSS technology delivers rock-solid sound with ultra-low latency Compact wireless transmitter plugs into various kinds of electric guitars and charges while docked in the amp *1 Custom wireless transmitter plugs into any electric guitar and charges while docked in the amp Transmitter provides 12 hours of playing time on a single charge, and automatically enters standby mode to conserve the charge when no activity is detected Always ready to play, with motion sensing technology in the transmitter that instantly wakes the amp from power-saving standby mode Premium tones derived from the Katana stage amplifier series, with five unique amp characters and access to over 50 world-class BOSS effects Six onboard memories for storing favorite amp and effects setups Powerful stereo speaker system with full-range sound and up to 30 watts of power* Edit and organize tones wirelessly with the BOSS Tone Studio app for iOS and Android mobile devices Play along with music streamed wirelessly from a mobile device via Bluetooth® Amplifier powered by eight AA-size batteries or included AC adapter Aux in for connecting wired devices, plus headphones/recording out for silent practice and music production *The Katana-Air produces 30 watts of power when connected to AC, and 20 watts of power when running on batteries.
Delivering unmatched sound quality and musical expression, the GT-1000 ushers in a new era of performance in amp/effects processors. This premium tone machine debuts the groundbreaking new AIRD (Augmented Impulse Response Dynamics) technology, realized with decades of advanced BOSS research and supported by an ultra-fast DSP engine, 32-bit AD/DA, 32-bit floating-point processing, and 96 kHz sampling rate throughout. Based on BOSS’s acclaimed Tube Logic approach, the comprehensive AIRD system in the GT-1000 brings unparalleled musical response and flexibility to a digital guitar processor. AIRD amplifiers live and breathe like real tube amps, providing inspiring feel and authentic tonal dynamics that were previously unattainable. And with sophisticated AIRD Output Select functionality, you’re able to consistently achieve this amazing sound with any setup, from standard guitar amps to full-range playback systems. The GT-1000 also features a huge range of cutting-edge BOSS effects to enhance your tones, with numerous routing options and extensive real-time control at your command. And with the convenience of built-in Bluetooth®, you can adjust sounds, configure control assignments, and organize patches wirelessly from your mobile device using the BOSS Tone Studio app. Packing immense creative power in a streamlined pro design, the GT-1000 is a game changer that brings new levels of musical expression to guitarists everywhere. Flagship guitar amp/effects processor with uncompromising sound quality and unmatched expressiveness Industry-leading 32-bit AD/DA, 32-bit floating-point processing, and 96 kHz sampling rate throughout Next-generation BOSS DSP engine, custom designed specifically for music applications AIRD (Augmented Impulse Response Dynamics) technology realizes BOSS’s acclaimed Tube Logic concept in a digital guitar processor, delivering natural feel and optimized integration with all types of external devices Highly expressive amplifiers, meticulously crafted with AIRD Massive selection of onboard effects, including BOSS MDP effects and algorithms directly ported from the DD-500, MD-500, and RV-500 pedals Amps and effects can be routed in numerous series and parallel combinations Ultra-fast patch switching and delay carryover Innovative Stompbox feature greatly simplifies using common effects settings in many different patches Easy operation with large display and six user-assignable switching knobs Ten footswitches and integrated expression pedal with user-configurable assignments and LED colors High-resolution tuner with two display modes and mono or polyphonic operation ¼-inch main outputs and XLR sub outputs with independent AIRD Output Select settings; loop for external stereo or mono effects Support for external control via footswitches, expression pedals, MIDI, and USB Built-in Bluetooth for wireless editing via BOSS Tone Studio app for iOS and Android mobile devices USB audio/MIDI interface for computer-based recording and editing Latest GT-1000 Update: Version 2 (January 2019) Four new AIRD preamps: MATCH COMBO, BG COMBO, ORNG STACK, BGNR UB METAL Three new OD/DS effects: CENTA OD, HM-2, METAL CORE Three new Master Delay types: SPACE ECHO, TAPE ECHO PX, BIN DRUM ECHO
The CEB-3 Bass Chorus pedal offers a split-frequency chorus effect capable of applying warm, rich chorusing to the higher frequencies without muddying up the lows. It's the perfect chorus pedal for bassists.
BOSS Katana amps have received accolades from guitarists everywhere for their fantastic sound and feel, onboard effects, and great value. Now, the Katana-Mini makes serious Katana tone accessible in a small, go-anywhere amp that runs on batteries. Offering sound quality that far exceeds other amps in its class, this miniature powerhouse features an authentic multi-stage analog gain circuit for big, expressive sound, plus a traditional analog EQ and an onboard tape-style delay. Ultra-compact and travel-ready, the Katana-Mini delivers inspiring Katana tone anywhere you want to play. Great Katana tone in a highly portable amp Rich, full sound that far exceeds other amps in its class Authentic multi-stage analog gain circuit and three-band analog tone stack Three versatile amp types: Brown, Crunch, and Clean Built-in tape-style delay for warm ambience Aux input for jamming with music from a smartphone Phones/recording output with cabinet voicing Runs on six AA-size batteries or optional AC adapter