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Gore Boards Releases Unusual Tone Collections for Line 6 Helix

September 12, 2019
The new pedalboards aim to cop unconventional timbres and eerie, expressive textures.
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First Look: Line 6 Spider V 120 MkII

September 9, 2019
Thousands of tone-shaping options and thumping power make the Spider's latest evolution a screaming deal.
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Gallery: Summer NAMM 2019 Day 2

July 19, 2019
The second day was packed full of new tone toys from Wampler, Godin, Nutter, Line 6, Taylor, Martin, and more!
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Line 6 Unveils the Spider V 120 MkII

July 18, 2019
The new version includes vintage-style amp presets voiced by a renowned tube-amp maker and artist and iconic song collections.
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Rig Rundown: Brothers Osborne

March 20, 2019
Country music’s leading guitar tandem shows us how they mix vintage axes and boutique pedals with high-powered amps and just a little bit of digital magic.
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Rig Rundown: Tera Melos’ Nick Reinhart

January 2, 2019
The Willy Wonka of guitar uses a forgotten Squier, a long-lusted-after Jazzmaster, and a heap of misfit and boutique stomps to warp the instrument into the 21st century.
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The Year in Gear 2018

November 20, 2018
Step inside Premier Guitar’s magical, miraculous time machine and revisit the gear that stood head and shoulders above the rest as Premier Gear Award winners in 2018.
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Rig Rundown: Minus the Bear [2018]

October 24, 2018
Before the storied math-rock outfit rides off into the sunset, Jake Snider, bassist Cory Murchy, and looper-extraordinaire Dave Knudson give us one last glimpse at how they build their fascinating, IDM-inspired textures.
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Line 6 Introduces the HX Stomp Guitar Pedal

October 4, 2018
A professional-grade guitar processor that delivers the sound of Helix amps, cabs, and effects in an ultra-compact pedal.
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Line 6 HX Effects Review

September 23, 2018
A wickedly versatile multi-effect unit with remarkable flexibility.
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Tools for the Task: Looper Pedals

August 3, 2018
Ten options for your pedalboard that will have you repeating yourself in no time.
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Quick Hit: Line 6 Powercab 112 Plus Review

July 24, 2018
A feature-packed powered cab that aims to put some "air" into your digital rig.
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Rig Rundown: U2's The Edge

July 18, 2018
Strats, Explorers, Les Pauls, AC30s, and a healthy amount of delay help form some of the most iconic tones ever recorded. Famed tech Dallas Schoo walks us through the ins and outs of The Edge’s expansive setup.
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SNAMM '18 - Line 6 Shuriken Variax SR270 & Spider V 20 Demos

July 1, 2018
Check out updates dished out on the company's popular modeling instrument and practice combo.
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Line 6 Expands Shuriken Variax Family with the SR250

June 27, 2018
The new model features a traditional 25.5” scale length and Variax HD technology.
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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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