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