Line 6 To Outfit House of Blues Venues with Guitar Amps

--Line 6 amps to be exclusive guitar amp backline for HOB--

Agoura Hills, CA—April 19, 2005Line 6, manufacturer of digital modeling guitars and amps, announced today it has entered into an agreement with the House Of Blues to be its exclusive supplier of guitar amp backline to all of their club venues across the country, including their newest venue in San Diego, opening May 2005. Each House Of Blues establishment throughout the U.S. is currently outfitted with several heads and combos from Line 6’s amplifier line. Included in the arrangement are the Flextone III XL, HD147, and the Spider II 112.

“Line 6 is honored to be chosen by House of Blues to provide their guitar amp backline,” said Mike Muench, chief executive officer, Line 6. “Our amps will provide local and touring acts high quality products that will meet all of their live performance needs.”

“HOB has enjoyed a great partnership to date with Line 6 and we have seen some great responses from the Artists and their crews to the gear that Line 6 has provided us,” said Aron Levine, vice president of production for HOB. “The functionality of each of the amps combined with the great tones has proven to be a winning combination every time.”

About Line 6 Incorporated in 1996, Line 6 is a music gear manufacturer dedicated to creating music products to inspire creativity both on the stage and in the studio. Headquartered in Agoura Hills, California, Line 6 currently has a presence in over 60 countries worldwide with offices in California and the United Kingdom. In just under seven years, Line 6 has grown from an original team of 10 to over 200 employees. As the pioneer of digital modeling guitar amplifiers, Line 6 has created award-winning products for guitarists, bass players and engineers, working both on stage and in the studio. For more information visit
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HOB Entertainment, Inc., a Los Angeles-based global entertainment company, is the definitive live music brand. Founded in 1992, this dynamic company with soul, spirit and vision is comprised of several unique businesses, including:
  • House of Blues Clubs, which operate 1,000 - 2,000 capacity venues located in New Orleans, Los Angeles, Chicago, Myrtle Beach, Orlando, Las Vegas, Anaheim, Cleveland, San Diego (May 2005) and Atlantic City (July 2005)
  • House of Blues Concerts, Inc., which owns, operates or exclusively books 19 arena and amphitheatre venues throughout North America, including Los Angeles, San Diego, Denver, Dallas, Seattle (The Gorge), Atlanta, Cleveland, Toronto and Vancouver.
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