Line 6 has won industry honours at the 2013 PLASA show in London for its innovative StageScape M20d digital mixer.
These awards highlight products that advance the industry by demonstrating a new style of thinking, improving technical practice or taking a key step forward in terms of safety. During the show's opening two days, 45 new products were judged 'live' by an independent panel of expert judges who toured the show floor to view each product presentation.
At the Awards ceremony held at on 7th October, Line 6 was one of eight companies presented with the prestigious plasalondon award for innovation, in recognition of its innovative approach to live sound mixing.
"We were impressed with the simplicity of the user interface. It fits a point in the market where technical ability is secondary to usability, yet maintains a layer that is more familiar to a pro user" said the judges. "It's a totally different way of thinking and it encourages a conceptual approach to sound".
Line 6 says that StageScape M20d is the first smart digital mixer for live sound. They tell us that the 20 input digital mixer features a groundbreaking touchscreen visual mixing environment and can be controlled remotely via iPad - When combined with StageSource loudspeakers as part of the Line 6 live sound ecosystem, it delivers unparalleled power, ease and flexibility.
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