-- New POD delivers pro sounds in an all-in-one floor unit --

Calabasas, CA—September 21, 2006—Line 6, Inc., the world leader in digital modeling instruments and recording products, is now shipping the newest addition to the world-renowned POD® line, Floor POD®. This all-in-one tone solution, Floor POD is a multi-effect floor processor with a built-in foot controller that delivers premium tone and features in a portable, easy to use package. The price of Floor POD makes it easily affordable for any beginning guitarist who wants real-world pro sounds.

Floor POD can be used as a simple multi-effect pedal for any guitar amp, a complete direct to PA and recording tone solution, or the ultimate headphone practice partner at home. “For the beginning guitarist, having the sounds of their favorite artists has traditionally presented a huge financial barrier,” explained Tom Edwards, Product Manager, Line 6. “Now with our low-cost Floor POD, truly inspiring sounds are within reach of any aspiring guitarist.” Inside the modern black exterior of Floor POD live 12 of the most desired amp and cab models from the critically acclaimed POD® 2.0, including the popular Insane model.

Line 6’s revolutionary Smart Control FX (7 types, 2 simultaneous) include Phaser, Chorus, Flanger, Tremolo, Delay, and Reverb – all effects can be easily tweaked and delay times can be adjusted using tap tempo. When it’s time to solo, users can instantly turn up and unleash using the built-in Volume/Wah pedal. Floor POD also features 64 custom-made presets, 3 footswitches for preset select and effect on/off, on board tuner, CD/MP3/iPod input jack for jamming, headphone jack, stereo 1/4-inch outs, chrome knobs, and a heavy duty chrome handlebar for the guitarist on the go. “From jamming at home, plugged in front of an amp, to practically anything with power and speakers, Floor POD easily delivers massive, jaw-dropping tone,” said Edwards.

Floor POD $279.99

About Line 6
Incorporated in 1996, Line 6 is the world’s leading manufacturer of digital modeling solutions for the musician. Line 6 is dedicated to creating professional music products that inspire creativity from the recording studio to the stage. Headquartered in Calabasas, 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 guitars, basses, effects, amplifiers, and recording interfaces, Line 6 has created award-winning products for musicians and engineers working at home, on stage, and in the biggest studios in the world.

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