CALABASAS, Calif. — March 12, 2008 — Line 6, Inc., the industry leader in digital modeling technology for music creation products, announced today that its Spider III amplifiers have been awarded “Amp Line of the Year” by Musical Merchandise Review. The award is based on votes from over 8,500 dealers and retailers.
"We are honored that the Spider III line has been awarded "Amp Line of the Year", and appreciate the support and endorsement that this product line has received from the press, retail partners and end users." said Erik Tarkiainen, vice president of marketing communications, Line 6, Inc.
According to MI Sales Trak™, a market research sales tracking company, more Line 6 guitar amplifiers were sold than any other brand in the United States from July through December of 2007. Line 6 states the overwhelming success was driven in part by the Line 6 Spider III and Spider Valve product lines.