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Interview with Guitarist Russell Broom

Russell Broom is a Canadian guitarist, engineer, producer and song writer who has worked with everyone from Sam Roberts to Jann Arden. He has also performed, written, and engineered music for film and television. His work has won several awards including a JUNO for songwriter of the year and many more. Check out our interview with Russell and hear him talk about his long career, playing with BOSS pedals, and his experience growing up in Calgary. Click Here to Find Out How you Can Win A FREE Gift with purchase of a select BOSS Delay Pedal in May


Win a BOSS BCB-60!

To enter, simply follow these instructions: Follow @RolandCanada on Instagram Instagram a photo of your BOSS Delay and tag it with #BOSSDELAY   You will automatically be entered and your Instagram photo will be displayed in the gallery viewable here! If you don’t yet have a BOSS Delay Pedal – Check out to find great deals and…


History of BOSS Delay Pedals

Just a few of the many BOSS delay pedals through the years. Spanning the last four decades, BOSS has created well over 100 different types of effects pedals, and each one delivers both colorful sounds and colorful looks. Among them are everyday guitar staples like overdrive, distortion, and reverb, as well as unique effects like Slow…


Top 3 Tips: A-01 Controller+Generator

The Roland A-01 Controller+Generator is the ultimate controller to add to any music production set up. It is your one-stop controller and generator solution – it offers the flexibility to drive all your MIDI and CV/GATE-equipped analog gear, plus the ability to connect to a huge range of music-making apps, not to mention it is portable and…

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Triggering New Sounds with Drummer Aaron Edgar

“…using hybrid acoustic / electronic drum sets allows you to bring a nearly infinite sonic pallet to the table!”   I remember the first time I plugged one of my RT-30HR triggers into my TM-2. I put it on my snare drum, put my headphones on and started to play. What I heard was my…


Last Week for your FREE Pedal Juice

Until April 30th, purchase a BOSS BD-2W, SD-1W, BB-1X, RC-1, or TU-3 pedal and receive a FREE Sanyo Pedal Juice. Equipped with eneloop rechargeable lithium-ion battery technology, the Sanyo Pedal Juice provides stable, long-lasting 9-volt power for analog and digital effects and other electronic music gear. Compact and rugged, the unit offers up to 50…


Win FREE tickets to the new movie Sing Street!

SING STREET takes us back to 1980s Dublin seen through the eyes of a 14-year-old boy named Conor (Ferdia Walsh-Peelo) who is looking for a break from a home strained by his parents’ relationship and money troubles, while trying to adjust to his new inner-city public school where the kids are rough and the teachers…

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5 Reasons To Add the DM-2W to Your Pedalboard

Waza Craft DM-2W Delay from BOSS. For a long time, savvy guitar players have known about the special magic that the vintage BOSS DM-2 Delay brings to their sound. That’s why the long-discontinued pedal has fetched such high prices on the used market for two-plus decades now. With the Waza Craft DM-2W, the fabled stomp…

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7 Useful Patches for the AIRA Effector Modules

The AIRA Effector Modules are extremely versatile tools that have a lot to add to any modular rig. Using the AIRA Modular Customizer, they can be reconfigured to perform an almost infinite variety of functions. There are 31 different modules to choose from, including oscillators, envelopes, filters, delay and more. Here are some useful patches…

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Top Features of the Roland FP-30 Digital Piano

The Roland FP-30 Digital Piano is the latest innovation to come from Roland’s line of digital pianos. The instrument offers Roland’s acclaimed sound, feel and modern features while maintaining a light and compact design that fits everyone from the traveling musician to the classroom teacher. If you don’t have the space or budget for a…

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8 Things to Know About the SYSTEM-500 COMPLETE

The Roland SYSTEM-500 Complete is a fully analog recreation based on Roland’s classic SYSTEM-100M. The modules have been adjusted to conform to the Eurorack standard. Below is a list of some other enhancements and useful bits of information to help you get the most out of the modules. The SYSTEM-500 COMPLETE kit comes with all…