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BOSS Celebrates 50 Years with Limited-Edition Pedals

BOSS Celebrates 50 Years
BOSS Celebrates 50 Years with Limited-Edition Pedals: DS-1 Distortion, SD-1 Super Overdrive, and BD-2 Blues Driver

BOSS Celebrates 50 Years with a nod to its illustrious history, BOSS proudly unveils the special 50th-anniversary editions of three iconic pedals: the DS-1 Distortion (DS-1-B50A), SD-1 Super Overdrive (SD-1-B50A), and BD-2 Blues Driver (BD-2-B50A).

BOSS Celebrates 50 Years

These limited-edition pedals pay homage to the legendary BOSS compact pedal lineup, with only 7,000 units available worldwide.

BOSS Celebrates 50 Years


Exclusive Design Features

Each of these collectible pedals boasts a striking metallic finish, adorned with a silver battery-compartment thumb screw, gold-capped knobs, and a distinctive 50th-anniversary emblem.

Packaged in exclusive boxes and marked with unique four-digit serial numbers, these pedals not only captivate the eyes but also deliver the renowned sound and circuitry that have made the standard versions favorites among musicians for decades.

BOSS Celebrates 50 Years with Limited-Edition Pedals
BOSS Celebrates 50 Years with Limited-Edition Pedals

DS-1 Distortion: A Timeless Classic

Since its debut in 1978, the DS-1 Distortion has earned its place in the hearts of musicians worldwide.

Renowned for its edgy attack and smooth sustain, this multi-million seller has left an indelible mark on numerous hit records. The 50th-anniversary edition ensures that the legacy of the DS-1 continues to thrive.

Available from Thomann.



SD-1 Super Overdrive: Evolution of Excellence

Introduced in 1981, the SD-1 Super Overdrive builds on the success of the groundbreaking OD-1 model by incorporating tone control and subtle circuit enhancements.

This workhorse gain machine has stood the test of time, gracing the pedalboards of beginners and professionals alike. The 50th-anniversary edition combines classic tones with a touch of celebration.

Available from Thomann


BD-2 Blues Driver: Nuanced Gain for Discerning Players

For guitarists seeking nuanced gain tones that allow their feel and technique to shine through, the BD-2 Blues Driver has been a top choice since its introduction in 1995.

Revered for its broad sound palette, touch sensitivity, and articulate tube-like response, the 50th-anniversary edition ensures that the BD-2 remains a go-to pedal for those who appreciate subtlety in their playing.

Available from Thomann


Collectors’ Items 

With only 7,000 units available worldwide, these limited-edition pedals are probably destined to become collectors’ items.

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