6 ANNOUNCES BASS PODXT LIVE, PRO TONE AND FEATURES
FROM THE STUDIO TO THE STAGE FLOOR
Professional multi-effect floor unit for the ultimate
bass tone --
CA, May 17, 2005—Line
6, inventors of the first digital modeling bass, guitar
and amplifier, announced today the newest addition to
the POD family, Bass PODXT Live. Bass PODXT Live is a
multi-effect floor processor that provides premium bass
tone and professional features in one rugged, stage-ready
unit. With features from Line 6’s studio standard
Bass PODXT, Bass PODXT Live delivers an amazing range
of stompbox, studio, synth effects, bass amplifier and
cabinet models, plus a digital Variax Bass 700 input,
and USB computer connectivity.
PODXT Live can
be used as the ultimate multi-effect pedal for any bass
amp, a complete direct PA solution, or creative recording
device for studio work. Bass PODXT Live provides
over 50 sought-after models of stompbox, synth, and studio
effects. Bass PODXT Live includes
a must-have collection of compressor, chorus, flanger,
distortion, synth, filter, rotary, and delay effects.
PODXT Live also delivers a comprehensive collection of
bass amp models that have been used on countless hit
recordings. Based on the most prized bass amplifiers
in history, Bass PODXT Live features 28 amp models, 22
cab models and 4 microphone model options providing a
complete tonal palette for any type of live gig or studio
session. The effects can be positioned in front (stomp),
and behind (post) the amp and cab models, offering organic
and classic bass tones. Bass PODXT Live also features
a dedicated compressor, 6 band semi-parametric EQ, plus
discreet dry and modeled outputs.
PODXT Live provides
access to 64 channel memories via gig-ready channel footswitches.
Features also include a large backlit display, dedicated
stompbox on/off switches, combination volume/expression/wah
pedal, tap tempo/silent tuner switch, an expression pedal
input, 1/4-inch analog Amp/Line outs, headphone out,
aux input for CD/Mp3 playback, MIDI, and USB computer
connectivity for digital I/O.
addition to the standard analog bass input, a Line 6
Variax modeling bass digital input seamlessly integrates
Variax's collection of basses with Bass PODXT Live’s
assortment of amps, cabs, and effects. This entire setup
can be instantly transformed into virtually any setup
imaginable with just the press of a footswitch.
PODXT Live provides
a gig-ready interface that is extremely portable and
flexible to different stage and studio environments,” says
Tommy Edwards, associate product manager, Line 6. "Bass
PODXT Live is the best way for players to take total
control of their tone at the gig or during a recording
session,” said Edwards.
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 Agoura Hills, 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.