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Line 6 Spider IV 75 75W 1x12 Guitar Combo Amp Black

Line 6 Spider IV 75 75W 1x12 Guitar Combo Amp Black

Line 6 Spider IV is one of America's best-selling family of guitar amplifiers. Plug into a 75W Spider IV 75 for Line 6 amp and FX modeling, dialed-in tones and presets created and inspired by rock stars, and much more.

Guitar Amplifier Models
Each guitar amp model in the Line 6 Spider amp delivers the distinct tonal nuances of a celebrated American, British, or European guitar amp. Models were inspired by a Marshall JCM-900, Hiwatt Custom 100, '60s Fender Blackface Twin Reverb, '60s Fender Blackface Deluxe Reverb, Vox AC30 Top Boost, Divided by 13 9/15, '50s wide panel Fender Deluxe Reverb, Gretsch 6156, '68 Marshall Plexi 50-Watt, Orange AD30, '68 Marshall Plexi 100-Watt with a Variac and jumped input channels, Diezel Herbert, and Mesa/Boogie Dual Rectifier.

Piles of presets
Passionate about presets? Line 6 Spider IV 75 amplifier has them in spades with over 500 in total. Beside the 300+ presets handcrafted by 50 rock stars, and beside the almost 200 presets inspired by the best guitar songs of all time, the Line 6 Spider amp can create and save up to 64 of your own user presets.

Dialed in by rock stars
Who do you want to sound like today? Discover the tones of your heroes in Line 6 Spider IV 75. 50 famous guitarists and bands, including Coheed & Cambria, Johnny Marr, Slipknot, and others, handcrafted more than 300 of their signature tones and turned them into Line 6 Spider IV 75 presets—from sparkling cleans to effect-laden tones to saturated high-gain heaven.

Dialed in by Line 6
Get one-touch access to almost 200 tones based on the best guitar songs of all time—from the switchblade-swinging slapback of the 1950s to the high-gain distortion of the 2000s. Get the tones from Master of Puppets, Back in Black, Whole Lotta Love, Daytripper, Toxicity, Purple Haze, Head Like a Hole, Smells Like Teen Spirit, Crazy Train, and more.

Edit, store and share. All via computer
Line 6 Spider IV Edit software (a free download from is an editor/librarian for your Spider IV 75 tones. Bask in the glow of your computer while you edit presets, create backups, and even email tones to other Spider IV players.

Smart FX
Smart FX knobs put award-winning Line 6 effects at your fingertips. Easy to use, Smart FX let you spend less time tweaking and more time playing. Quickly add or remove any amount of the 20 lush reverbs, exceptional echoes, tangy mods, and more. Make all your adjustments on the fly—all the knobs are on the front panel. Up to 4 Smart FX can be used simultaneously.

Go deeper into FX
This Line 6 amp lets you deep dive into your effects like never before! Every effect is fully adjustable up to 7 parameters deep, including pre- and post-amplifier routing. Sculpt your delays, mod

The Line 6 Spider IV 75W Guitar Amp is a comprehensive and versatile guitar amp that offers dynamic customization and a powerful sound all in one package. Part of the best-selling Line 6 Spider IV family, the 75W model is an all-purpose, high-quality combo amp.
The tones produced by this Line 6 Amplifier were modeled after specific American, British, or European amplifiers produced by Fender, Marshall, Hiwatt and other big name companies. There are preset tones inspired by songs like “Whole Lotta Love,” “Daytripper,” “Purple Haze,” “Smells Like Teen Spirit,” and many others, allowing users to easily recreate their favorite guitar sounds.

In addition to more than 300 presets crafted by 50 rock stars and almost 200 presets inspired by some of the greatest guitar songs of all time, there are 64 free slots available to save user-created custom presets.
Line 6 Spider IV Amp
Line 6 Spider IV 75 75W 1x12 Guitar Combo Amp Black
Here's a nice comprehension video review of this Line 6 amplifier complimentary of the guys over at SonicState:
In addition to piles of presets, the Spider IV 75 comes packed with effects and features. Up to four of the twenty Smart FX, including reverbs, echoes, and mods, can be used at the same time and a free download from offers 28 additional effects including overdrives, compressors, and wahs.

This Line 6 Amplifier also comes equipped with a quick looping system that allows for 14 second loops to be recorded and replayed, controlled by foot or on the front panel. This model even features a built-in tuner, and a manual mode that offers complete customization of sound.

The presets and effects on this Line 6 amplifier can also be customized on the computer, allowing for easy digital organization and control.  USB connectivity and free downloads and updates from ensure that this model will always be up to date with the latest technology and features.

The Spider IV 75 produces a wide range of tones that all can be cranked up plenty loud with a 75 Watt rating. The three-quarter closed-back cabinet gives this model a punchy response and a tight sound suited for anything from sparkling, clean tones to crunchy, overdriven roars.

The Spider IV 75's piles of presets and effects are easily controlled by an array of silver knobs and buttons on the front panel. A basic black and silver look will not steal the show, but will fit in with any line-up. This Line 6 amplifier also comes with an optional foot controller for easy, on-the-fly adjustment of the tremendous number of available effects including Pitch Glide and Smart Harmony. The foot controller offers easy customization while playing live, without being tethered to the front of the amp.

This Line 6 Amplifier is an ideal model for its versatility, powerful sound, and especially for its bank of inspired custom presets. This is an amp that is built to last and to perform with consistent, professional quality, providing comprehensive solutions for any guitar player's needs.
Line 6 Spider IV 75 75W 1x12 Guitar Combo Amp Black
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