Line 6 announces new products at Musikmesse 2011
(Dave Molter | Posted 2011-04-18)
Line 6 debuted an impressive line of audio and effects gear at Musikmesse inFrankfurt, germany, in April.
POD HD (pictured at top) represents a giant leap forward for home recording. It is the only desktop multi-effect to boast 16 state-of-the-art Line 6 HD amp models, 100+ modern and vintage-styled M-class effects and a collection of essential digital and analog ins and outs.
Beyond the complex tones and depth of the amp and effect models, POD HD offers flexibility to mix and match amps, effects, cabs, mics and more in multiple pre-set rigs attainable at the touch of a button. The engineers behind POD HD made it easy to access its deep programmability – and the desktop design allows you to integrate it into your studio your way. POD HD easily fits in your gig bag or back pack, making your studio as mobile as you are. The easy-to-read display and real knobs assure you of the most control in the least amount of time.
LINE 6 M5 STOMPBOX MODELER
Supercharge your pedal board with a single stompbox! M5 Stompbox Modeler delivers 100+ gain-defying distortions, lush choruses, scintillating reverbs and other expressive effects in a single-pedal-size stompbox.
Just like the classic pedals that inspired it, M5 Stompbox Modeler runs one effect at a time. But M5 is also different – it's designed like a Swiss army knife to carve out sonic creativity one brilliant effect at a time. Dare to inspire and be inspired with its complete collection of modern and vintage effects.
Why buy another pedal every time you'd like a little extra spice? M5 is your buddy who's got the garage filled with half a century's worth of modern and vintage effects. But this time he'll loan out anything from the arsenal and never ask for it back. From the classic and timeless to the bold and esoteric, M5 has got you covered. This instant stockpile is robust, easily switchable and well known – it's the same effect line-up as M9 and M13 Stompbox Modelers.
There are no menus, saving or hassles. M5 Stompbox Modeler is stompbox simple. Tweak your tones on the fly using the dedicated knobs. When you power down your settings remain, just like a classic stompbox.
M5 costs less than a good, single effect pedal and delivers many times the firepower. It's stocked with inputs and outputs to integrate seamlessly into your pedal board, MIDI setup and live, studio and rehearsal scenarios.
Tough as nails, easy to use and ready to go, toss M5 Stompbox Modeler into your gig bag to take advantage of the single pedal stompbox solution. Save the world one effect at a time.
Spider® IV Modeling Guitar Amplifiers
Spider IV amplifiers are the undisputed kings of modeling amps. Spider IV 15 is the #1-selling amp in the US. Spider IV 30 is the #1-selling 30-watt amp, Spider IV 75 is the #1-selling 75-watt amp and Spider IV 120 is the #1-selling 2x10.*
Aside from advanced amp models, effects and flexibility, most Spider IV amps feature over 300 presets handcrafted by 50 famous artists. Slipknot, Coheed & Cambria, Johnny Marr and others took the time to create everything from sparkling cleans to effect-laden tones to saturated high-gain heaven. Spider IV has pro tone dialed in by the pros themselves.