Helix Firmware 2.20 Release Notes

Helix v2.20.0 is a firmware update that includes new amps, cabs, effects, features, fixes, stability improvements, and optimizations. It is highly recommended that all Helix users perform this update! IMPORTANT! YOU MUST FOLLOW THESE INSTRUCTIONS TO INSTALL 2.20! 1. Shut down all Line 6 software as well as any software that streams audio, including, but not limited [...]

Industrial Fuzz

Based on Z.Vex Fuzz Factory About This is a five-knob fuzz using two new old-stock sixties germanium transistors. The circuit is not modeled after any classic fuzz design, but should have been around when Leary was still lucid. Although the five knobs are named for the parameters over which they seem to have the most control, [...]

Tip: Compressors Are Your Friend

Compressors are your friend. They will add the professional polish to many of your patches just as they do in the studio. Each of the compressors respond in a slightly different manner and are best used for certain types of sounds. For example, the LA Studio can be a very subtle and non-intrusive compressor to [...]