BOSS Katana Artist MkII Head – KTN-ART2HD

The Katana-Artist MkII Head brings you the premium sound and features of the flagship Katana-Artist MkII combo in a powerful 100-watt amplifier head. Cover any style with five amp characters and five variations, and color your tones with a wide range of onboard BOSS effects. Shape your voice with exclusive panel controls, including a three-way Contour switch, Global EQs, an adjustable Solo boost with dedicated delay, and five selectable Air Feel settings. And rock the stage with a roaring presence using the companion Katana Cabinet 212 Waza or your favorite external speaker cabs.

$799.99

Description

The Katana-Artist MkII Head brings you the premium sound and features of the flagship Katana-Artist MkII combo in a powerful 100-watt amplifier head. Cover any style with five amp characters and five variations, and color your tones with a wide range of onboard BOSS effects. Shape your voice with exclusive panel controls, including a three-way Contour switch, Global EQs, an adjustable Solo boost with dedicated delay, and five selectable Air Feel settings. And rock the stage with a roaring presence using the companion Katana Cabinet 212 Waza or your favorite external speaker cabs.

  • Professional 100-watt amplifier head with enhanced tone and exclusive features
  • Tube Logic design approach produces class-defying power, authoritative punch, and cutting presence
  • Robust analog class-AB power amp section delivers authentic tone and highly musical response
  • Five amp characters with five variations, plus Booster, Mod, FX, Delay, and Reverb sections with three variations in each
  • Three-way Contour for shaping the overall tonal color and Global EQ switch with three settings (customizable in BOSS Tone Studio)
  • Solo boost with onboard level control (dedicated delay and EQ can be applied to the Solo boost in BOSS Tone Studio)
  • Integrated dual amp expansion functions for GA-FC/GA-FC EX control and true stereo effects
  • BOSS Tone Studio editor software for customizing sounds with over 60 BOSS effects, pre and post EQs, dedicated Pedal FX, and more
  • Series/parallel effect loop and power amp input for preamps, modelers, and multi-effects
  • Eight Tone Setting memories for storing and recalling all amp and effect settings
  • Power Control for achieving cranked-amp tone and response at low volumes
  • Mic’d cabinet emulation on the line, USB, and phones/recording outputs
  • Shape the cabinet emulation with five onboard Air Feel settings (three presets and two settings configurable in BOSS Tone Studio)
  • Download and share Livesets at BOSS Tone Exchange
  • External control support via GA-FC/GA-FC EX foot controller, footswitches, expression pedal, and MIDI
  • Three speaker outputs: two 16-ohm and one 8-ohm (8-ohm maximum load supported)
  • Optional speaker cabinet tuned for the Katana-Artist MkII Head: Katana Cabinet 212 Waza

 

Brand

Boss

Boss is a manufacturer of effects pedals for electric guitar and bass guitar. It is a division of the Roland Corporation, a Japanese manufacturer that specializes in musical equipment and accessories. For many years Boss has manufactured a wide range of products related to effects processing for guitars, including "compact" and "twin" effects pedals, multi-effect pedals, electronic tuners and pedal boards. In more recent times, Boss expanded their product range by including digital studios, rhythm machines, samplers and other electronic music equipment. They also are now manufacturing solid-state amplifiers and speaker heads such as the Waza and the Katana. Both feature multi-effects units meant to emulate Boss' classic effects pedals.