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Line 6

Rig Rundown: The Dear Hunter

April 18, 2018
Explore the three keys that propel the band’s prog-rock orbit: custom axes, pedal-platform tube amps, and stompboxes strengthened with modeling tech from Line 6.
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Line 6 Introduces the Powercab 112 and 112 Plus

April 11, 2018
A pair of powered cabinets that aim to replicate an authentic “amp-in-the-room” look, sound, and feel when paired with any amp modeler, preamp, or amp simulation pedal.
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NAMM '18 - Line 6 HX Effects

February 6, 2018
Check out the elegant new option that lets you use Helix effects with a traditional amp setup.
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Line 6 Introduces the HX Effects Multi-Effects Pedal

January 26, 2018
A pedalboard-friendly multi-effects pedal that offers 100+ Helix effects, plus legacy effects from M-Series and Stompbox Modeler pedals.
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NAMM '18 - Gear-Guru Livestream: The Future of Digital Modeling

January 25, 2018
In the first of our daily livestreams with prominent gear experts, PG Recording Guitarist columnist Joe Gore talks to Positive Grid's Sean Halley and Line 6's Eric Klein about how amp modeling is evolving today.
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Premier Guitar Gear-Guru Livestreams coming to NAMM 2018!

January 22, 2018
Premier Guitar Announces Daily Winter NAMM 2018 Livestreams with Electro-Harmonix's Mike Matthews, Paul Reed Smith, EarthQuaker Devices' Jamie Stillman, and More!
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Tools for the Task: Micro Amps

December 6, 2017
Ten very little amps that won’t blow any doors down, but might inspire more practice.
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Tools for the Task: Headphone Amps

August 18, 2017
Ten easy-to-stow—and silent—solutions that’ll keep you practicing when inspired, and keep your family and neighbors happy when they aren’t inspired to listen.
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Line 6 Variax Shuriken Review

August 8, 2017
A whole universe of guitar tones awaits in a modern metal-oriented modeling axe.
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Rig Rundown: The Doobie Brothers

July 19, 2017
The guitarists from one of classic rock’s most enduring hitmakers walk us through how they combine old-school custom axes with some of the latest technology.
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Tools for the Task: Wireless Guitar Systems

July 12, 2017
Cut the cord and run wild and free.
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Minus the Bear: Dave Knudson & Jake Snider's "Stabby" Ear Candy

June 2, 2017
Inspired by new producer Sam Bell (Bloc Party, Wombats), MTB’s guitar duo explores new sounds and techniques on the band’s tap- and loop-heavy new album, VOIDS.
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Line 6 Announces the Helix LT

April 3, 2017
It uses the same advanced HX Modeling technology as Helix Floor and Helix Rack.
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Line 6 Spider V 120 Review

March 10, 2017
The Spider evolves and takes inexpensive modeling tones and functionality to new and better levels.
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NAMM '17 - Line 6 Variax Shuriken Guitar Demo

January 22, 2017
See how the updated modeling axe sounds with updated HD technology and a baritone scale length.
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Line 6 Unveils the Variax Shuriken

January 22, 2017
Line 6 and guitarist Stevic MacKay co-design a new addition to the Variax family that features a new body shape, baritone scale length, and all the versatility Variax technology has to offer.
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NAMM 2017 Editors' Picks Livestream Day 2

January 20, 2017
The PG editors are back to talk about the highlights of the second day of NAMM, including gear from TV Jones, Collings, Line 6, Milkman, and more.
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GALLERY: NAMM 2017 Day 2

January 20, 2017
Guitars, amps, and stomps we saw on our second day at the Anaheim gear show.
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First Look: Line 6 Spider V 120

December 16, 2016
PG's John Bohlinger enjoys his first jam with the new modeling combo.
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The Year in Gear 2016

November 28, 2016
Come with us, time travelers, as we revisit a year’s worth of axes, amps, stomps, basses, baritones, and other tools of our music-making trade—all deemed worthy of the Premier Gear Award.
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