Line 6 Press Info
LINE 6 NOW SHIPPING LOWDOWN FAMILY OF BASS AMPLIFIERS
THE MOST DESIRABLE ROCK BASS TONES OF ALL TIME.
Agoura Hills, CA—March 24, 2006—Line 6, Inc., inventors of digital modeling guitars, basses, and amps, began shipping its new line of bass amplifiers, LowDown™. LowDown LD150, LD175, and LD300 Pro bass amplifiers deliver superb tone and performance, flexibility for live and studio usage, as well as, affordability.
“Most inexpensive bass combos focus only on volume and clean tone,” said Darrell Smith, manager of amplification and sound design, Line 6. LowDown bass amps have five essential bass amp models that deliver dialed-in, stage perfected tones for everything from classic funk to modern rock and beyond. “LowDown offers pure rock tones that can take you from modern punch to a thunderous, full-on assault like no other bass amp in this price range can even attempt,” explained Smith.
The LowDown line features a critical, must-have collection of bass effects including a modeled vintage studio compressor, Bass Synth, Chorus, Envelope Follower, and Octaver. LowDown amps deliver performance flexibility with 4 programmable channel memories, footswitch jack (FBV Express™ compatible), headphone out, line in, and a studio quality XLR direct out with Line 6’s exclusive Bass POD® modeling.
The oversized, high-speed power amp has incredible articulation and bottom end punch that’s ideal for live or studio work. LowDown LD150 (150-watts) features a custom-designed 12-inch speaker in a convenient tilt back monitor design. LowDown LD175 (175-watts) and LD300 Pro (300-watts) both feature a custom-designed 15-inch speaker with a horn. All models are now available in stores.
LowDown LD150 (1x12 – 150-watts) w/ Tilt Back monitor design $399.99
LowDown LD175 (1x15 w/horn – 175-watts) $499.99
LowDown LD300 Pro (1x15 w/horn – 300-watts) $599.99
About Line 6
Incorporated in 1996, Line 6 is a music gear manufacturer dedicated to creating music products to inspire creativity in both recording and live environments. Headquartered in Agoura Hills, California, Line 6 currently has a presence in over 60 countries worldwide with offices in California, China, and the United Kingdom. In just under a decade, Line 6 has grown from an original team of 10 to over 200 employees. As the pioneer of digital modeling guitar amplifiers, guitars and effects, 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 www.line6.com.