Summary: I am finding the programing a bit difficult. Main problem is the changes and getting them set right. I also find it difficult to select a preset style that works without some type of adjustment. Tempo is easy to set. I will be purchasing at least 1 foot switch.
Good value, great sound, but difficult to program.
26 July 2003
Summary: For under $200, Dr. Rhythm is a great value. The pre-set styles with bass lines are great to jam with. The sound quality is superb. It is difficult to learn to use, particularly when programming your own songs. Plan to spend a lot of time with the manual. The payoff is worth it.
Summary: I'm a rock'n'roll guitarist and got the idea to get a simple rhythm section to back me after watching a DVD of Stray Cats - they get a really primal sound from just a stand-up bass, a sparse drum kit and a singer-guitarist.
Summary: I bought this unit simply on cost and portability knowing that it was slanted toward the " Rock Fraternity " so I was prepared to do some serious work to suit my more " Middle of the Road " tastes.
Summary: The Boss DR3 does exactly what it is supposed to do. It produces good rhythm with a simple bass line. The built in presets are very good for jamming. I would recommend the addition of two foot pedals which give you the ability to start and stop the the DR3 and also move to the next pattern in the...