Boss shares first look at its highly anticipated HM-2 reissue, the Waza Craft HM-2W

Boss Heavy Metal HM-2W
(Image credit: Boss)

Boss has released new images of its upcoming HM-2 Heavy Metal reissue, further fanning the flames of anticipation as development continues apace on the hugely anticipated Waza Craft HM-2W distortion pedal.

The reissue of the cult classic was officially confirmed in November 2020, with Boss president Yoshi Ikegami revealing that development of the pedal will be informed by feedback from fans of the original. 

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Matt Owen
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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.