Venue DI

The Venue DI acoustic guitar preamp combines a full-isolation DI output, 5-band EQ, variable clean boost and chromatic tuner all in one pedal.


Venue DI
Acoustic Guitar Preamp + DI

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Every Tool You Need in One Acoustic Pedal

We created the Venue DI so you can travel light, set up fast, and sound incredible anywhere you plug in. The Venue DI gives you complete control by combining a full-isolation DI output, 5-band EQ with adjustable low & hi-mid bands, variable clean boost, and chromatic tuner all in one acoustic pedal. With its all-discrete signal path, hi-graded semiconductors, and exclusive use of audiophile grade film capacitors, the Venue DI is on par with the world’s elite preamps and provides a studio quality sound for the stage.


Adjustable gain for both passive and active pickups

5 band EQ with tunable low-mid and high-mid bands

Garret Null notch filter for effective feedback control

Phase inversion for best sound and feedback control

Full chromatic tuner with footswitch mute/tune function

Adjustable volume boost footswitch

Full isolation audio transformer couple DI

4 segment clip meter to visually optimize gain setting

4 segment battery status gauge

XLR and ¼" outputs

Series FX loop (separate jacks for send and return)

Works with 9V battery or DC adapter (not provided)





Mariachi El Bronx




Glen Phillips




Bill Cooley


The Devil Makes


Bob Minner

Tim McGraw



“Guitarists in bands will especially appreciate the adjustable volume-boost switch. Between the features and the clean sound, the Venue might as well be the only thing you need between your guitar and the sound system.” Read more ›

Doug Young - Acoustic Guitar Magazine

“The clean boost and feedback controls are simply fantastic; combined with the EQ, gain and volume controls, this could become essential gear for acoustic players everywhere. Those crafty elves at Baggs have done it again!” Read more ›

Gayla Drake Paul - Premier Guitar Magazine


“A quality DI is an essential piece of gear for any acoustic guitarist, especially when you’re playing sound-system roulette from gig to gig. But the Venue is so much more than that. If you want to get your sound under your control in any venue, putting a Venue in your gig bag should be your first order of business.” Read more ›

Darius Van Rhuehl - Musician’s Friend



Product Manual

Venue DI User’s Guide (PDF)

Please Note: LR Baggs products must be installed by an authorized LR Baggs dealer to qualify for warranty coverage. Technical assistance will not be provided for home or hobbyist installations.