Line 6 Press Info
LINE 6 UNVEILS SPIDER III AMPLIFIER FAMILY
--The only guitar amps with rock star settings--
Calabasas, CA – October 18, 2006 – Line 6, Inc., inventors of modeling guitars, basses, amplifiers, and effects, announced the latest evolution of the popular Spider™ amplifier series, Spider™ III. The all-new Spider III 75, 120, 150, and HD150 amplifiers offer perfectly dialed-in sounds with 200 incredible artist presets created by over two dozen of today’s hottest bands and guitarists. Along with artist tones, there are also another 200 presets based on the greatest rock guitar songs of all time.
Spider III 75, 120, 150, and HD150 amplifiers offer 12 custom amp models that go everywhere form spanky clean to insane grind. "We’ve assembled an incredible team of well known guitarists to dial up their favorite sounds,” explained Darrell Smith, Manager, Line 6 Amplification and Sound Design. "You get instant recall of hundreds of preset sounds organized by genre and artist, that are essential for any guitarist." says Smith.
Line 6's revolutionary Smart Control FX (7 different effect types, 3 simultaneous) include Phaser, Chorus/Flanger, Tremolo, Sweep Echo, Tape Echo, and Reverb. Plus, all the effects can be easily tweaked and delay times can be adjusted using tap tempo. And, with the exclusive Line 6 POD® cab modeling Headphone/Direct out, Spider III can go everywhere from the practice room to the recording studio. Features also include a footswitch jack that’s compatible with the FBV2™, FBV Express™, and FBV Shortboard™ foot controllers, a CD/MP3 input jack, and a built-in tuner.
Spider III 15, 30, and HD75 deliver an unprecedented amount of independent amp channels for their price range with 4 extraordinary amp models (Clean, Crunch, Metal, and Insane) all dialed in by an amazing team of artists. Six Smart Control FX (two simultaneous) including, Phaser, Chorus/Flanger, Tremolo, Sweep Echo, Tape Echo, and Reverb are all set up by expert Line 6 sound designers. Features also include a CD/MP3 input jack and a headphone/recording output. Spider III 15 and HD75 also include a footswitch jack that’s compatible with the FBV2, FBV Express, and FBV Shortboard foot controllers.
Spider III 75 $ 419.99 (75-W mono/12-inch Celestion®)
Spider III 120 $ 559.99 (120-W stereo/2x10-inch Celestion®)
Spider III 150 $ 699.99 (150-W stereo/2x12-inch Celestion®)
Spider III HD150 $ 559.99 (150-W stereo head)
Spider 412 Cabinet $ 419.99 (4x12-inch Custom Celestion®)
Spider III 15 $ 199.99 (15-W mono/8-inch speaker)
Spider III 30 $ 279.99 (30-W mono/12-inch Celestion®)
Spider III HD75 $ 349.99 (75-W mono head)
About Line 6, inc. Incorporated in 1996, Line 6 is a music gear manufacturer dedicated to developing music products to inspire creativity both on the stage and in the studio. 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 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 www.line6.com.