BOSS Blues Driver

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BD-2

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The BD-2 Blues Driver delivers the creamy yet crunchy sound associated with great blues guitar.

This popular pedal provides instant access to the kind of warm overdrive and emotive distortion usually reserved for 30-year-old tube amps.

-Classic "blues" guitar tones with tube amp simulation
-Warm distortion and overdrive
-Responds to nuance and volume changes
-AC adaptor or 9V battery operation

Better as a boost pedal0 of 0 customers found this review helpful

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Closest StoreCambridge, Ontario
The pedal sounds great although not as a "creamy" overdrive as the description exclaims. It actually works better as a bright, edge of breakup simulator. I use it as a mild volume boost that allows my soft picking to chime cleanly, but add grit to chords or notes I hit harder. It also sits I front of a RAT (with a medium distortion setting) on my board to hit the distortion harder if I need it. For these uses, it's great.
Posted by Jeff Vasey on Mar 11, 2021
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Very versatile pedal0 of 0 customers found this review helpful

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Closest StoreSydney, Nova Scotia
I play everything from Hendrix to Slayer, and I really wasn't expecting this thing to sound like a distortion pedal. But when I crank the gain and roll my volume knob up to 10, this thing produces a pretty raunchy metal tone. Throw a little reverb on top and I can get a pretty nice DeMartini/Lynch 80s metal tone. With the gain at about 4 or 5 I can get a good bluesy SRV/Hendrix tone as well. All in all I'm very impressed with the range of tones I can get. And like everything Boss makes, it's virtually indestructible.
Posted by Dave on Feb 16, 2021
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Super great pedal!1 of 1 customers found this review helpful

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Closest StoreWinnipeg (Wall St.), Manitoba
Very good pedal. Out of all of my other overdrive/distortion pedals this one REALLY stands out. Sounds great for blues and rock!
Posted by Canada on Dec 22, 2020
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Closest StoreScarborough, Ontario
Not bad i found the overdrive much better has a warm sound for blues doesnt cut a lot
Posted by John robertson on Oct 4, 2020
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Nb1 of 3 customers found this review helpful

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Closest StoreLondon South, Ontario
Posted by John on Oct 4, 2020
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Great Pedal4 of 4 customers found this review helpful

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Closest StoreGrande Prairie, Alberta
I Own this pedal and have used it a lot the tone is pretty awesome for a rock tone or blues like it says on it great tonal qualities I would recommend this for sure
Posted by Bradley L on Jul 11, 2019
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Exellent over drive5 of 5 customers found this review helpful

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Closest StoreNorth York, Ontario
I have several overdrive pedals of all shape. But this Boss Blues Driver is one of my fav. This one has worked with me in number of gigs, as it is always reliable. If you like overdrive, this one is a must. I personally like it more than TS808 as it is more versatile.
Posted by Simon on Aug 16, 2018
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Would Get Again!3 of 3 customers found this review helpful

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Closest StoreVancouver, British Columbia
A very good pedal from BOSS that does the job well. It can give you a more metal sound while still having that bluesy feel. I had an issue with the light originally but over time it fixed itself.
Posted by Lucas on Jan 13, 2018
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Sweetness13 of 13 customers found this review helpful

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Closest StoreScarborough, Ontario
Another winner from Boss. Read lots of reviews on this one, but once I got it I really understood how awesome it is. My PRS, DS-1, BD-2, into my Traynor.....what a great sound. Very happy with it, highly recommended!
Posted by The Rock on Feb 4, 2017
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Closest StoreGuelph, Ontario
This is a great overdrive pedal. It can go from a small clean boost to fairly overdriven tones. Its not for you if you want a high gain tone (metal or heavy stuff) but its great for rock or bluesy stuff. They are getting a little more expensive so finding a used one would be a good find because boss makes durable, quality stuff.
Posted by anonymous on Feb 8, 2016
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excellent,so I bought 25 of 5 customers found this review helpful

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Closest StoreNanaimo, British Columbia
I avoided this pedal for years because of the name. I thought it would be a cheap and crappy attempt at a tube amp. Instead, I loved it so much, I grabbed a second. Full tone overdrive, not "screamer" mid push. Excels at mild OD, but has a fun gained up sound too.
Posted by anonymous on Dec 30, 2013
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Versatile!3 of 3 customers found this review helpful

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Closest StoreToronto (Bloor St.), Ontario
This may be the best overdrive pedal, ever! Nice overtones with enough crunch when you need it, and a mellow sound when you play soft. The closest you can get to the classic tube amp sound without a tube amp. No wonder they call it Blues Driver, it's perfect for blues and classic rock.
Posted by François on May 9, 2013
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Great Pedal for Blues, Country, and Rock7 of 7 customers found this review helpful

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Closest StoreEdmonton South, Alberta
This pedal sound great with a tele! If your into Cream, Clapton, Delta Blues or Keith Urban you will love this pedal. The only problem i have is running this pedal with a compressor turned on. It actually kills the sound. I play alot of blues and country music and i have yet to have trouble matching the sounds on a CD. Great for price and very versitle.
Posted by Mark on May 18, 2012
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