Line 6, Inc have announced a new line of bass amplifiers - LowDown .
There are three amplifiers in the range - the LowDown LD15, LD175 and LD300 Pro , and, according to Line 6, these bass amplifiers deliver superb tone and performance flexibility for live and studio usage, as well as affordability.
Darrell Smith, manager of amplification and sound design, Line 6 had this to say of the new range,â€œMost inexpensive bass combos focus only on volume and clean tone. LowDown bass amps have five essential bass amp models that deliver dialed-in, stage perfected tones for everything from classic funk to modern rock and beyond. LowDown offers pure rock tones that can take you from modern punch to a thunderous, full-on assault like no other bass amp in this price range can even attempt.â€�
The LowDown line features a collection of bass effects including a modeled Vintage Studio Compressor, Bass Synth, Chorus, Envelope Follower, and Octaver. There are 4 programmable channel memories and a footswitch jack which is FBV Expressâ„¢ compatible.
Connections include headphone out, line in, and a studio quality XLR direct out with Line 6â€™s exclusive Bass PODÂ® modeling.
Line 6 tell us that he oversized, high-speed power amp has incredible articulation and bottom end punch thatâ€™s ideal for live or studio work. LowDown LD150 (150-watts) features a custom-designed 12-inch speaker in a convenient tilt back monitor design. LowDown LD175 (175-watts) and LD300 Pro (300-watts) both feature a custom-designed 15-inch speaker with a horn.
LowDown LD150 (1x12 â€“ 150-watts) w/ Tilt Back monitor design $399.99
LowDown LD175 (1x15 w/horn â€“ 175-watts) $499.99
LowDown LD300 Pro (1x15 w/horn â€“ 300-watts) $599.99