We’re here to help! Call 1300 858 395

Free Shipping on orders over $50*
Free Shipping Icon Orders over $50 ship free. Anywhere Australia wide*
Price Match Icon Price Match Guarantee. Better price? We’ll match it*
Easy Returns Icon 30 Day Easy Returns. Buy from us with peace of mind*

Line 6

Former Oberheim designers Marcus Ryle and Michel Doidic co-founded Fast-Forward Designs in 1985. The company designed audio technology that underpinned numerous hit products during the '80s and '90s such as the Alesis ADAT series, Digidesign Sample Cell, and Fostex RD8. Tired of making other people famous, they launched Line 6 in 1996, with the name coming from the code their receptionist used whenever Fast-Forward clients called, so the pair knew to keep guitar-related noise to a minimum.

Line 6 launched their first digital-modelling guitar amplifier, the AxSys 212 that same year, and the Flextone the year after. Amp Farm then brought their modelling algorithms to Pro Tools in 1998, but it was the release of the Pod a few months later which precipitated the company's rise to fame. Digital Signal Processing (DSP) chips had grown in power and affordability to the point that a floor unit could provide bucket-loads of tone to the average guitarist.

These days Line 6 amplifiers and effects are renowned, and the unfair comparisons between near-priceless rigs and the affordable devices that emulate them have all but evaporated. With modern processors and algorithms, the line separating hardware and software is indistinguishable, except that the potential of emulation is literally limitless, with hundreds of legendary amplifiers and effects fitting neatly into a single device.

Photo credit: Alejandro Morelos

Line 6 amp next to Epiphone Explorer
Show/Hide Filters
Filter By
Currently Filtered By...
    Filter By
    Currently Filtered By...
      Sort
      $489
      Accepting Orders
      $269
      Accepting Orders
      $499
      Accepting Orders
      $259
      Accepting Orders
      $799
      Accepting Orders
      $65
      Ships in 7 Days
      $469
      In Stock
      $879
      Accepting Orders
      $329
      Ships in 7 Days
      $359
      In Stock
      $299
      Accepting Orders
      $259
      In Stock
      $129
      Accepting Orders
      $849
      Save $390
      In Stock
      $299
      Accepting Orders
      $189
      Accepting Orders
      $789
      Ships in 7 Days
      $299
      Save $80
      In Stock
      $115
      In Stock
      $599
      Ships in 7 Days

      Hear about it first!