—POD Farm Platinum, the next-generation tone plug-in from Line 6, is available as a free download to all owners of TonePort UX8, Line 6’s most powerful USB 2.0 audio interface—

Calabasas, Calif.—January 15, 2009—Line 6, Inc. (, the industry leader in modeling technology for music products, offers POD Farm™ Platinum plug-in as a free download to all past, present and future owners of TonePort® UX8, the powerful, rack-mountable USB 2.0 audio interface.

“The POD Farm Platinum plug-in adds incredible value for new and existing TonePort UX8 owners,” remarks David Dolan, Line 6 Product Marketing Manager. “With superior specs for the recording guitarist, the TonePort UX8 now offers POD tone to any DAW; a dream collection of legendary amp and effects at your fingertips!”

Sparking the gear-lust in recording guitarists worldwide, POD Farm Platinum delivers a dream collection of amps, cabs and effects to any DAW. It’s packed with the sounds of 78 guitar modern and vintage amps, 24 guitar cabs, 28 bass amps, 22 bass cabs, 97 stompbox and studio effects, 6 mic preamps and Dual Tone functionality, providing the ability to play through two full rigs of amps, cabs and effects at once.

TonePort UX8 delivers the best specs in its class with eight simultaneous channels of 24-bit/96 kHz audio, the lowest noise for recording guitar and ToneDirect™ monitoring, which is exclusive Line 6 technology that virtually eliminates latency. The comprehensive I/O boasts eight balanced XLR inputs with high-quality mic pres with phantom power and -20db pads, eight 1/4-inch inputs and outputs, a pair of 1/4-inch guitar inputs, S/PDIF digital in and out, low-cut filters and pads, and more for a truly pro recording experience. Plus, rock-solid drivers ensure a stable, uninterrupted session.

About Line 6, Inc.
Based in Calabasas, California, Line 6 is a leading manufacturer of guitars, amplifiers, effects, effects processors and recording interfaces. Line 6 is world renowned for its studio- and stage-standard gear featuring its patented amp and effect modeling and digital wireless technologies. Line 6 invented digital guitar amp modeling technology in 1996, and is currently the #1 maker of guitar amplifiers. Its award-winning products, including POD®, are used by musicians worldwide and have been used on countless platinum and Grammy-award-winning titles. Line 6 is distributed in over 60 countries with operations in the United States, China and the United Kingdom. For more information, visit