Line 6 Press Info
LINE 6 SHIPS POD STUDIO™ KB37
—The powerful USB audio interface combines a 37-key MIDI controller and a comprehensive I/O with POD Farm™ plug-in to provide a revolutionary recording experience—
Calabasas, Calif.—February 27, 2009—Line 6, Inc. (www.line6.com), the industry leader in modeling technology for music products, announces the shipment of POD Studio™ KB37, a powerful USB audio interface that combines a 37-key MIDI controller and multiple inputs and outputs with a complete collection of pro audio software that includes POD Farm™, the premium tone plug-in.
“POD Studio KB37 is part of the POD Studio family, a line of USB interfaces that will revolutionize the way guitarists record, just like the original POD®,” remarks David Dolan, Line 6 Product Marketing Manager. “With the added flexibility of MIDI control, superior performance for recording guitar and a comprehensive software bundle, POD Studio KB37 provides a powerful all-in-one solution for the recording guitarist.”
POD Studio KB37 easily outperforms similar interfaces. It boasts up to 24-bit/96 kHz recording, exclusive Line 6 ToneDirect™ technology for monitoring processed audio with near-zero latency, and 12dB greater dynamic range than similar audio interfaces. Plus, the included software bundle offers Ableton® Live Lite Line 6 Studio Edition 16-track recording software, Reason® Adapted virtual studio, RiffWorks™ T4 recording software, and POD Farm, the premium tone plug-in, for instant pro recording right out of the box.
In addition, POD Studio KB37 offers incredible flexibility with 37 full-size velocity-sensitive keys, a variety of software-assignable MIDI controls, and a comprehensive I/O that features two balanced XLR inputs with high-quality mic pres and phantom power, 1/4-inch guitar input (with -10dB pad), S/PDIF digital output, two 1/4-inch line inputs, two 1/4-inch analog outs, assignable VU meters and much more for a truly studio-quality recording experience.
POD Farm contains models of historic guitar amps, from vintage classics to must-have modern monsters, plus the studio-standard effects, stompboxes and preamps guitarists need to create pro-sounding recordings. Each immortal model is fully adjustable and comes in convenient Mac® AU/RTAS®/VST® and Windows® RTAS®/VST® formats to deliver legendary POD tone to any DAW.
POD Studio™ KB37: $419.99 MSRP
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 www.line6.com.