What is My BOSS Story?

All guitarists and musicians know the incredibly rich history behind the BOSS brand. Almost EVERYONE has used a BOSS product in some way, shape or form and we want to hear your story about how BOSS has left an impression on you in your music-making journey! From 03-October to 07-November we’ll be giving away brand new BOSS pedals to random storytellers each week!

How to enter #myBOSSstory

  • Record a short clip of you telling us your BOSS story and share it to Instagram or Facebook with the hashtag #myBOSSstory.. and that’s it!
  • Show your story’s BOSS gear in your video if you can!
  • Try keep it to 59 seconds
  • Winners will be announced each Friday for six weeks.
  • T’s & C’s Apply, to read them click here

Post your story today to win one of these amazing pedals:

Here’s another chance to win powerful BOSS gear!

STAND A CHANCE TO WIN THE BEST

PRIZES WE’VE EVER GIVEN AWAY!

BOSS GT1000 Multi Effects
Valued at R29 995!
BOSS Waza Air Guitar Headphones
Valued at R12 495!
Guitar Lessons From
Dan Patlansky Himself!
WL-60 Wireless Guitar System
Valued at R8 795!

What is Who Is The BOSS?

BOSS South Africa is inviting guitarists from every corner of music to take part in our social media competition and stand a chance to win some of the best BOSS ZA prizes we’ve ever awarded! We want to hear our fans playing THEIR music in the best way THEY know how. Make a 59 second clip of you jamming anything from an original song, your favourite cover to play or just you rocking out!

There are (almost) no rules and we’ll be awarding originality and creativity! 

Prizes:
1st Place: BOSS GT1000 Multi-Effects Pedal (Valued at 29 995)
2nd Place: BOSS Waza Air Guitar Headphones (Valued at R12 495) AND we have the Bass guitar option for bassists!
3rd Place: 3 Month Access to Dan Patlansky Guitar Tutorials including 3 private lessons!
4th Place: BOSS WL-60 Wireless Guitar System (Valued at R8 795)

How do I enter?

  • To enter the competition record a video of yourself playing any piece of music you’d like using BOSS gear for your tone.
  • You need to use BOSS gear to produce your tone (i.e. just using a BOSS cable or tuner won’t count!) 
  • We need to see you in the video having fun as well as the BOSS gear you are using.
  • Entries posted from 01-November 2022 to 06-December 2022 will be considered for the prizes.
  • Max length 59 seconds.
  • Upload this video to Instagram, YouTube or Facebook with the hashtag #WhoIsTheBOSS and you’re in!


Important note:
 we aren’t looking for who is the best player (shredders are also welcome though). Well be awarding originality and creativity as the criteria, so do what you as a player do best and you could win! Read the T’s and C’s here

But who will judge this Competition? Here’s Who!

Jeremy Loops
Dan Patlansky
Edgar Muzah

These iconic local legends of music will be looking for the players who are having the most fun in their video. Post your video today with #WhoIsTheBOSS and stand a chance to win these incredible prizes!

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My BOSS Story T’s & C’s

The promoter is: RSA Music, a division of Paul Bothner (Pty) Ltd, registration number 1952 002 009 07

    1. Employees of Paul Bothner (Pty) Ltd or their family members or anyone else connected in any way with the competition or helping to set up the competition shall not be permitted to win any prizes in the competition but are welcome to submit entries.
    2. There is no entry fee and no purchase necessary to enter this competition
    3. Closing date for entry will be 10 November 2022. After this date the no further entries to the competition will be considered.
    4. No responsibility can be accepted for entries not received for whatever reason
    5. Competition mechanics are:
      • Post a video of yourself telling a story about a positive experience you had with any BOSS product, maximum length 59 seconds, to either your personal Facebook, Instagram or YouTube account.
      • You must use the hashtag #myBOSSstory, and you will go into the lucky draw to win
    6. The prizes are:
      • 1x BOSS FZ-1w
      • 1x BOSS BD-2w
      • 1x BOSS RC-5
      • 1x BOSS RE-2
      • 1x BOSS SD-1-4A
      • 1x DM-2w
    7. The Prizes will be randomly awarded to valid competition entries every Friday until 11th November, when the final winner will be selected and announced.
    8. The promoter reserves the right to cancel or amend the competition and these terms and conditions without notice in the event of a catastrophe, war, civil or military disturbance, act of God or any actual or anticipated breach of any applicable law or regulation or any other event outside of the promoter’s control. Any changes to the competition will be notified to entrants as soon as possible by the promoter.
    9. No cash alternative to the prize will be offered. The prize is not transferable. Prize is subject to availability and we reserve the right to substitute any prize with another of equivalent value without giving notice.
    10. Winners will be chosen at random from all entries received and verified by Promoter and or its agents.

TERMS AND CONDITIONS OF THE MY BOSS STORY COMPETITION

  • The winner will be notified by telephone and email within 28 days of the closing date. If the winner cannot be contacted or do not claim the prize within 14 days of notification, we reserve the right to withdraw the prize from the winner and pick a replacement winner.
  • The promoter will notify the winner when and where the prize can be collected.
  • The promoter’s decision in respect of all matters to do with the competition will be final and no correspondence will be entered into.
  • By entering this competition, an entrant is indicating his/her agreement to be bound by these terms and conditions.
  • The competition and these terms and conditions will be governed by South African law and any disputes will be subject to the exclusive jurisdiction of the courts of South Africa.
  • The winners and entrants agree to the use of his/her name, image and competition-created material by winners and entrants in any publicity material. Any personal data relating to the winner or any other entrants will be used solely in accordance with current South African data protection legislation and will not be disclosed to a third party without the entrant’s prior consent.
  • Entry into the competition will be deemed as acceptance of these terms and conditions.
  • This promotion is in no way sponsored, endorsed or administered by, or associated with, Facebook, Twitter or any other Social Network. You are providing your information to Roland South Africa and not to any other party.

Who Is The BOSS T’s & C’s

The promoter is: RSA Music, a division of Paul Bothner (Pty) Ltd, registration number 1952 002 009 07

    1. Employees of Paul Bothner (Pty) Ltd or their family members or anyone else connected in any way with the competition or helping to set up the competition shall not be permitted to win any prizes in the competition but are welcome to submit entries.
    2. There is no entry fee and no purchase necessary to enter this competition.
    3. The closing date for entry will be 6 December 2022. After this date, no further entries to the competition will be considered.
    4. No responsibility can be accepted for entries not received for whatever reason
    5. Competition mechanics are:
      • Post a video of yourself playing any piece of music using any BOSS effects product.
      • BOSS accessories and control pedals are not a valid use of gear for the video. BOSS products considered valid to compete with are limited to stomp boxes, pedals, multi-effects or amplifiers.
      • Maximum length 59 seconds, posted to either your personal Facebook, Instagram or YouTube account.
      • You must use the hashtag #WhoIsTheBOSS in your video post to be considered for the competition.
    6. The prizes are:
      • 1st place – BOSS GT1000 Multi Effects pedal
      • 2nd place – BOSS Waza-Air Headphones – with an optional exchange for the bass guitar version.
      • 3rd place – 3 months of access to Dan Patlansky’s VIP Patreon page, which includes 3 private lessons from Dan Patlansky himself.
      • 4th place – WL-60 Wireless guitar system
    7. The prize winners will be decided by the judges (Jeremy Loops, Dan Patlansky and Edgar Muzah) and will be announced on Friday the 9th of December on BOSS social media pages.
    8. The promoter reserves the right to cancel or amend the competition and these terms and conditions without notice in the event of a catastrophe, war, civil or military disturbance, act of God or any actual or anticipated breach of any applicable law or regulation or any other event outside of the promoter’s control. Any changes to the competition will be notified to entrants as soon as possible by the promoter.
    9. No cash alternative to the prize will be offered. The prize is not transferable. The prizes are subject to availability and we reserve the right to substitute any prize with another of equivalent value without giving notice.
    10. Winners will be chosen by judges from all valid entries posted and verified by the Promoter and or its agents.

TERMS AND CONDITIONS OF WHO IS THE BOSS COMPETITION

  • The winner will be notified by telephone and email within 28 days of the closing date. If the winner cannot be contacted or does not claim the prize within 14 days of notification, we reserve the right to withdraw the prize from the winner and pick a replacement winner.
  • The promoter will notify the winner when and where the prize can be collected.
  • The promoter’s decision in respect of all matters to do with the competition will be final and no correspondence will be entered into.
  • By entering this competition, an entrant is indicating his/her agreement to be bound by these terms and conditions.
  • The competition and these terms and conditions will be governed by South African law and any disputes will be subject to the exclusive jurisdiction of the courts of South Africa.
  • The winners and entrants agree to the use of his/her name, image and competition created material by winners and entrants in any publicity material. Any personal data relating to the winner or any other entrants will be used solely in accordance with current South African data protection legislation and will not be disclosed to a third party without the entrant’s prior consent.
  • Entry into the competition will be deemed as acceptance of these terms and conditions.
  • This promotion is in no way sponsored, endorsed or administered by, or associated with, Facebook, Twitter or any other Social Network. You are providing your information to Roland South Africa and not to any other party.