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  • BOSS Introduces eBand JS-10 Audio Player with Effects

    BOSS Introduces eBand JS-10 Audio Player with Effects

    BOSS has announced their new eBand JS-10 Audio Player with Effects, a jam-along machine for bassists, guitarists and singers. The JS-10 features an integrated 2.1 sound system including a built-in subwoofer, while dual inputs allow for two players at once, which BOSS suggests is perfect for teacher/student lessons. Though it comes with a library of... »

  • BOSS Introduces TU-10 Clip-on Tuner

    BOSS Introduces TU-10 Clip-on Tuner

    BOSS has entered into the realm of clip-on tuners with the announcement of the TU-10. Available in five colors, the compact tuner is designed so that the meter and the clip are all one piece in order to avoid structural weakness. The TU-10 supports flat tuning up to five semitones down for drop-tuning and a... »

  • BOSS Announces RC-300 Loop Station

    BOSS Announces RC-300 Loop Station

    BOSS is introducing their latest in the Loop Station series, with the all-new RC-300. This is BOSS’s new flagship model, replacing the popular RC-50. The new device includes multi-track loop phrases, built-in effects, enhanced real-time control options and USB. The recording time gets a big boost in the RC-300, with up to three hours of... »

  • BOSS Announces Second Annual Looper Contest in the U.S.

    BOSS Announces Second Annual Looper Contest in the U.S.

    BOSS is once again holding a competition for looping artists with the kick off of the BOSS Loop Station World Championship 2. The contest runs from now until August 31, 2011 and is open to bassists and all other looping artists in the U.S. Entrants must submit a video performance and use one of BOSS’s... »

  • BOSS Releases Micro BR BR-80 Digital Recorder

    BOSS Releases Micro BR BR-80 Digital Recorder

    BOSS has released the Micro BR BR-80 digital recorder, a portable audio station that combines an 8-track multi-track recorder, an eBand for practice, and a live recording mode. In addition to a 1/4” input and 1/8” line-in, the device features a built-in stereo condenser microphone for live to 2-track recording. All recorded material is tracked... »

  • Gear Watch: BOSS RC-3 and RC-30 Loop Stations

    Gear Watch: BOSS RC-3 and RC-30 Loop Stations

    To celebrate 10 years since the release of their Loop Station, BOSS has unveiled the RC-3 and RC-30 loopers, each featuring three hours of stereo looping, 99 on-board memory locations, and USB 2.0 connectivity for importing and exporting audio to your computer. A step up from previous loop stations, the new models have multiple inputs,... »

  • Gear Watch: Boss PS-6 Harmonist

    Gear Watch: Boss PS-6 Harmonist

    Boss has announced the newest Harmonist pedal – the PS-6 – a compact pedal featuring pitch shifting effects and three-voice harmony. The new Harmonist has four effect modes, including Harmony, Pitch Shifter, Detune, and the new Super-Bend, which creates three- and four-octave pitch sweeps and pedal-bending effects. Super-Bend is controlled through the Shift, Rise Time,... »

  • Miles Hancock: Solo Loop Bass

    Miles Hancock: Solo Loop Bass

    Here’s bassist Miles Hancock, performing an original solo bass composition for the BOSS Loop Station contest. »

  • BOSS Wants Your Bass for the “Loop Station World Championship” Contest

    BOSS Wants Your Bass for the “Loop Station World Championship” Contest

    The BOSS “Loop Station World Championship” contest is in full swing, but so far, there’s a very important segment of the music population missing out: bassists. So Roland wants you, the No Treble community to get in on the looping action! To enter, you need to upload a video of you using one of BOSS’s... »

  • Gear Watch: BOSS BR-800 Digital Recorder

    Gear Watch: BOSS BR-800 Digital Recorder

    BOSS has released the new BR-800 Digital Recorder, a portable multi-tracker device. The recorder includes touch-sensor switchers and SD-card recording media. Up to four tracks can be recorded or eight tracks played back simultaneously, with an additional stereo track dedicated to the built-in rhythm generator. There’s an “EZ Recording” mode for beginners looking for guidance... »