LINE 6 ANNOUNCES POCKET POD®: WORLD CLASS POD TONE AND ROCKSTAR PRESETS IN THE PALM OF YOUR HAND
--Pocket-sized powerhouse is the perfect portable tone partner--
Calabasas, CA—June 21, 2007--Line 6, Inc., the industry leader in guitar amplifier and multi-effects modeling, is proud to announce the release of the exciting Pocket POD®, the extremely portable, easy-to-use and rockin’ new member of the acclaimed POD® family of amp, effect and cabinet modelers.
About the size of a handheld tuner, the ultra-light Pocket POD is the only personal guitar processor to boast over 300 outstanding presets developed by rock stars and studio musicians. Its 32 classic and modern amp models, 16 cab models and 16 effects mean guitarists will always be ready to create great guitar sounds whenever—and wherever—inspiration strikes.
With its ¼-inch and 1/8-inch inputs and AAA battery-powered design, Pocket POD is the ultimate companion for on-the-go headphone jamming in tandem with a portable MP3, or CD player, or notebook computer. Using Line 6’s advanced A.I.R.™ II technology, it’s also the perfect portable front-end recording device and onstage multi-effects box, with a user-friendly design, straightforward controls, built-in chromatic tuner and the legendary POD tone heard on countless platinum albums.
In addition, Pocket POD is computer-friendly. With USB connectivity, users will be able to download free patches and share their own signature sounds with musicians from around the globe at Line 6’s online CustomTone.com library of over 3,000 user presets. They will be able to take their creativity to the next level by editing those sounds on their PCs with free downloadable easy-edit software from Line 6.
“Pocket POD adds an extraordinary level of portability, convenience and connectivity to the unsurpassed tone and creative design that has made the POD 2.0, PODxt Pro and Floor POD studio and stage legends,” says Line 6’s Co-Founder and SVP Product Strategy and Development, Marcus Ryle. “We’re pleased and excited to bring such a winning combination to the POD family.”
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.