Rob Chapman shares one simple trick that will improve the sound of your Boss Katana

Boss Katana-100 MkII
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In recent years, the Boss Katana has become one of the most popular modeling amp families on the market, and for good reason.

But some have been slow to fully come around to the Katana, and insist that nothing comes close to the authentic tube amp tones offered by the likes of the Marshall JCM800.

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Matt Owen
Senior Staff Writer,

Matt is a Senior Staff Writer, writing for Guitar World, Guitarist and Total Guitar. He has a Masters in the guitar, a degree in history, and has spent the last 16 years playing everything from blues and jazz to indie and pop. When he’s not combining his passion for writing and music during his day job, Matt records for a number of UK-based bands and songwriters as a session musician.