Boss presents Distortion Pedals BD-2. If you are on the lookout for guitar and bass effects or guitars and basses in general, then this may be a fitting choice. Make sure to check out the reviews but first of all press the red button below to see if it fits your music taste.
Chris Roditis took the WHATISGOODFORME test and scored a 88% match with BD-2
88% match
Chris likes Indie Rock, Synthpop and New Wave
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Music taste profile of people who like this gear

Our latest analysis of the music taste of people who like "BD-2" shows that it is mostly liked by people who listen to classic rock, alternative rock or blues and are fans of Black Sabbath, Iron Maiden or Stevie Ray Vaughan.

User data for this research, chart data and conclusions reviewed by the MusicNGear Editorial team

Fans of Boss BD-2 by artist

Fans by artist
artistFans
Black Sabbath72.6Black Sabbath: 72.6 fans
Iron Maiden62.2Iron Maiden: 62.2 fans
Stevie Ray Vaughan55.8Stevie Ray Vaughan: 55.8 fans
Queen50.6Queen: 50.6 fans
The Who43.6The Who: 43.6 fans
Pink Floyd42.8Pink Floyd: 42.8 fans
Fall Out Boy41.2Fall Out Boy: 41.2 fans
Coldplay41.2Coldplay: 41.2 fans
Pantera41.2Pantera: 41.2 fans
Eric Clapton40.8Eric Clapton: 40.8 fans

Fans of Boss BD-2 by genre

Fans by genre
genreFans
Classic rock229.6Classic rock: 229.6 fans
Alternative rock210.6Alternative rock: 210.6 fans
Blues182.2Blues: 182.2 fans
Metal157.4Metal: 157.4 fans
Pop120.4Pop: 120.4 fans

Fans of Boss BD-2 by age

Fans by age
ageFans
18 to 24104.218 to 24: 104.2 fans
25 to 34101.625 to 34: 101.6 fans
35 to 4468.235 to 44: 68.2 fans
55 and above64.455 and above: 64.4 fans
45 to 5462.445 to 54: 62.4 fans
17 and below16.217 and below: 16.2 fans

Fans of Boss BD-2 by country

Fans by country
countryFans
Germany135.6Germany: 135.6 fans
Greece57.2Greece: 57.2 fans
Spain28.4Spain: 28.4 fans
United States28United States: 28 fans
Austria26Austria: 26 fans
Finland25.2Finland: 25.2 fans
Netherlands16.2Netherlands: 16.2 fans
Belgium16.2Belgium: 16.2 fans
France15.6France: 15.6 fans
Canada10.4Canada: 10.4 fans
Poland10.4Poland: 10.4 fans
Ecuador9Ecuador: 9 fans
Sweden9Sweden: 9 fans
Brazil9Brazil: 9 fans
United Kingdom5.2United Kingdom: 5.2 fans
Norway5.2Norway: 5.2 fans
Denmark5.2Denmark: 5.2 fans
Portugal5.2Portugal: 5.2 fans

Fans of Boss BD-2 by gender

Fans by gender
genderFans
Male406.6Male: 406.6 fans
Female10.4Female: 10.4 fans

Fans of Boss BD-2 by type of use

Fans by type of use
type of useFans
non-professional use222non-professional use: 222 fans
professional use195professional use: 195 fans

Fans of Boss BD-2 by ownership

Fans by ownership
ownershipFans
got it98.6got it: 98.6 fans
want it191.4want it: 191.4 fans

If you're out shopping for distortion pedals and you really want to see if "Boss BD-2" is a fitting choice for you, then take the "Goodforme" test for a more personalized result.

IS IT GOOD FOR ME?

How does the Goodforme test work?

We have collected data (music preferences, personality traits and demographics) by people who took the Goodforme Test for "BD-2" and relevant gear by Boss, in "Distortion Pedals" or related categories and together with the tech specs of products in our database we feed it into our state-of-the-art recommendation engine. A sample of the data we are using to generate the results for the Goodforme Test, reports and visualizations for this gear can be found below.

For the scientific approach behind our collaborative and content-based filtering algorithms used in our hybrid recommender system please consult [1], [2], [3], [4], [5] and [6]

Latest test results

A fan of Nine Inch Nails matches 99% with Boss BD-2 or a relevant item
99%

A male fan of Nine Inch Nails, Iron Maiden and Alternative rock, Metal , aged 18-24 y.o. from Finland took the "Goodforme" test for Boss BD-2 5 years 3 weeks ago and scored 99%

A fan of Kirk Hammett matches 38% with Boss SD-1 or a relevant item
38%

A male fan of Kirk Hammett, Metallica, Black Sabbath, Iron Maiden, Megadeth, Slayer and Metal , aged 17 y.o. or younger from Belgium took the "Goodforme" test for a relevant item by Boss in the Distortion Pedals category 4 years 2 months ago and scored 38%

A fan of The Smashing Pumpkins matches 64% with Boss ML-2 or a relevant item
64%

A male fan of The Smashing Pumpkins, Foo Fighters, Iron Maiden, Pantera and Classic rock, Alternative rock, Metal, Blues , aged 25-34 y.o. from Brazil took the "Goodforme" test for a relevant item by Boss in the Distortion Pedals category 4 years 2 months ago and scored 64%

A fan of Black Sabbath matches 71% with Boss DS-1 or a relevant item
71%

A male fan of Black Sabbath, Eric Clapton, Moby, Sublime, David Bowie and Pop, Classic rock, Alternative rock, Metal, Country, Jazz, Blues, Dance, Electronic, Hip hop / rap, Reggae , aged 18-24 y.o. from Sweden took the "Goodforme" test for a relevant item by Boss in the Distortion Pedals category 4 years 6 months ago and scored 71%

A fan of Black Sabbath matches 49% with Boss DS-1 or a relevant item
49%

A male fan of Black Sabbath, Slayer, Pantera and Alternative rock, Metal , aged 18-24 y.o. from Finland took the "Goodforme" test for a relevant item by Boss in the Distortion Pedals category 5 years 3 weeks ago and scored 49%

A fan of Panic! at the Disco matches 61% with Boss SD-1 or a relevant item
61%

A male fan of Panic! at the Disco, Guns N' Roses, Santana and Pop, Classic rock, Alternative rock, Blues, Latin , aged 25-34 y.o. from Ecuador took the "Goodforme" test for a relevant item by Boss in the Distortion Pedals category 5 years 3 weeks ago and scored 61%

A fan of Queen matches 73% with Boss ML-2 or a relevant item
73%

A male fan of Queen, Deep Purple, Metallica, Pantera, Motörhead, Miles Davis, Ella Fitzgerald, Eric Clapton, Buddy Guy, Stevie Ray Vaughan and Classic rock, Metal, Jazz, Blues , aged 18-24 y.o. from Spain took the "Goodforme" test for a relevant item by Boss in the Distortion Pedals category 5 years 3 months ago and scored 73%

A fan of Led Zeppelin matches 61% with Boss SD-1 or a relevant item
61%

A male fan of Led Zeppelin, Pink Floyd, Slayer, Pantera, Slipknot, Charles Mingus, B.B. King, John Lee Hooker, Robert Johnson and Classic rock, Metal, Jazz, Blues , aged 18-24 y.o. from Spain took the "Goodforme" test for a relevant item by Boss in the Distortion Pedals category 5 years 3 months ago and scored 61%

A fan of Pink Floyd matches 45% with Boss DS-1 or a relevant item
45%

A male fan of Pink Floyd, David Bowie and Classic rock , aged 35-44 y.o. from Netherlands took the "Goodforme" test for a relevant item by Boss in the Distortion Pedals category 5 years 7 months ago and scored 45%

A fan of Muse matches 99% with Boss DD-3 or a relevant item
99%

A male fan of Muse, Blink-182, Fall Out Boy, Panic! at the Disco and Pop, Alternative rock , aged 25-34 y.o. from Germany took the "Goodforme" Test for a relevant item by Boss in the Guitars and Basses category 3 years 7 months ago and scored 99%

A fan of Kirk Hammett matches 38% with Boss SD-1 or a relevant item
38%

A male fan of Kirk Hammett, Metallica, Black Sabbath, Iron Maiden, Megadeth, Slayer and Metal , aged 17 y.o. or younger from Belgium took the "Goodforme" Test for a relevant item by Boss in the Guitars and Basses category 4 years 2 months ago and scored 38%

A fan of Pink Floyd matches 99% with Boss FDR-1 or a relevant item
99%

A male fan of Pink Floyd and Classic rock , aged 35-44 y.o. from Netherlands took the "Goodforme" Test for a relevant item by Boss in the Guitars and Basses category 5 years 7 months ago and scored 99%

A fan of Pink Floyd matches 99% with Boss ME-70 B-Stock or a relevant item
99%

A male fan of Pink Floyd, Aerosmith, Red Hot Chili Peppers, Foo Fighters, Alice In Chains, Black Sabbath, Megadeth, Eric Clapton, Muddy Waters, John Lee Hooker and Classic rock, Alternative rock, Metal, Blues , aged 55 y.o. or older from United States took the "Goodforme" Test for a relevant item by Boss in the Guitars and Basses category 6 years 1 month ago and scored 99%

A fan of The Rolling Stones matches 99% with Big Joe B-309 Texas or a relevant item
99%

A male fan of The Rolling Stones, AC/DC, Stevie Ray Vaughan and Classic rock, Blues , aged 45-54 y.o. from Spain took the "Goodforme" Test for a relevant item in the Guitars and Basses category 2 years 4 weeks ago and scored 99%

A fan of Queen matches 99% with Finhol Looper or a relevant item
99%

A male fan of Queen, Stevie Ray Vaughan, Robert Johnson, Jimmy Page, Def Leppard, Jimi Hendrix and Classic rock, Blues , aged 35-44 y.o. from Finland took the "Goodforme" Test for a relevant item in the Guitars and Basses category 2 years 4 months ago and scored 99%

A fan of Billie Joe Armstrong matches 72% with Valeton Moon Echo Hybrid Delay or a relevant item
72%

A male fan of Billie Joe Armstrong, Michael Jackson, Aerosmith, Judas Priest, Motörhead, Eric Clapton, Jimmy Page and Pop, Classic rock, Alternative rock, Metal, Blues , aged 35-44 y.o. from Austria took the "Goodforme" Test for a relevant item in the Guitars and Basses category 2 years 5 months ago and scored 72%

A fan of Stevie Ray Vaughan matches 61% with Lovepedal Super Six Stevie Mod or a relevant item
61%

A male fan of Stevie Ray Vaughan and Blues , aged 18-24 y.o. from United States took the "Goodforme" Test for a relevant item in the Guitars and Basses category 2 years 9 months ago and scored 61%

A fan of Led Zeppelin matches 99% with XVive T2 Dynarock or a relevant item
99%

A male fan of Led Zeppelin, Bon Jovi, Rush, Alice In Chains, Def Leppard and Classic rock, Alternative rock , aged 45-54 y.o. from United States took the "Goodforme" Test for a relevant item in the Guitars and Basses category 2 years 9 months ago and scored 99%

A fan of Nirvana matches 99% with Fret King Distortion XXX or a relevant item
99%

A male fan of Nirvana, Black Sabbath and Classic rock, Alternative rock, Metal, Blues , aged 25-34 y.o. from Germany took the "Goodforme" Test for a relevant item in the Guitars and Basses category 2 years 10 months ago and scored 99%

A fan of Stevie Ray Vaughan matches 49% with Roger Mayer 4644 Drive or a relevant item
49%

A male fan of Stevie Ray Vaughan and Classic rock, Jazz, Blues , aged 35-44 y.o. from Spain took the "Goodforme" Test for a relevant item in the Guitars and Basses category 2 years 11 months ago and scored 49%

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