S6L Gains Host of Eleven Rack FX Plug-ins

By in Live Sound, Music Creation

We are thrilled to share that Avid VENUE | S6L now includes even more tools with which to shape your mixes. All current and future S6L customers will now receive an additional 17 plug-ins from Avid’s award-winning Pro Tools | Eleven Rack guitar processor. Everything from stomp box emulations to studio effects and utilities—S6L now puts more creative choices at your fingertips than ever before.

We have already added the plug-ins to S6L customers’ accounts—just log in and you’ll find them in the plug-in installer folder—you do not need an iLok authorization to run these plug-ins.


What’s included?

BBD Delay

Create delay, chorus, and vibrato effects based on the Electro-Harmonix Deluxe Memory Man.*

Black Op Distortion

Add rich distortion and overdrive based on the Pro Co Rat pedal.*


Black Shiny Wah

Based on the VOX V846* pedal, perfect for bending your sounds.

C1 Chorus

Get the unmistakable sounds of the Boss CE-1 Chorus* with this emulator.

DC Distortion

Dial up a range of overdriven tones with this Avid custom distortion effect.

EP Tape Echo

Emulated virtually every aspect of an original Echoplex EP-3.


Create unique sounds with this homage to several vintage and modern flange pedals.

Graphic EQ

5-band EQ ideal for cutting out troublesome frequencies or dialing in just the right tone.

Gray Compressor

Add warmth to your tracks based on the gray-colored Ross compressor.*

Green JRC Overdrive

Get the coveted sounds of the Ibanez TS-808 Tube Screamer.*

Orange Phaser

Create interesting effects with this phase shifter based on the MXR Phase 90.*

Roto Speaker

Get the sounds of a Leslie rotary speaker cabinet* with this Avid custom effect.

Spring Reverb

Get the twang and space of the blackface-era Fender Spring Reverb units.*

Studio Reverb

High-fidelity reverb effect that lets you take complete control of the reverberant characteristics of your mix.

Tri Knob Fuzz

Get the Hendrix tone with this fuzz box based on the Electro-Harmonix Big Muff Pi.*

Vibe Phaser

Add phase-shift and rotary speaker effects based on the Univox Uni-Vibe.*

White Boost

Boost gain without coloring tone with this homage to the Xotic RC Booster.*

We hope that you enjoy exploring the capabilities that these diverse new plug-ins offer, and find new and creative ways to use them with your clients!

* These plug-ins are not connected with, or approved or endorsed by, the owners of the Boss, Electro-Harmonix, Fender, Ibanez, Leslie, Maestro, MXR, Pro Co, Ross, Univox, or Xotic names. These names are used solely to identify the guitar effects emulated by these plug-ins.

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Sr. Marketing Manager for Avid Live Sound Systems and Music Notation. I previously worked at Euphonix and E-MU Systems before joining Avid.