The Smools Kit

Mix-ready metalcore drum library for NI Kontakt, Slate Trigger, and Perfect Drums Player! Get the sound as heard straight from The Smools‘s record “He’s coming”. The Smools Kit was specially designed to get modern and punchy drum sound from the box. All samples are processed and ready to go straight to the mix bus!

Original price was: $50.00.Current price is: $30.00. USD


  • Mix-ready metalcore drum samples library
  • A brand new, fully-featured, and intuitive UI for creating your drum tones
  • New UI resolution that provides better compatibility with high-resolution monitors
  • A fully integrated 8-channel mixer that allows you to control a multitrack drum recording, just as it would in real life
  • Built-in processing effects and MIDI humanizer
  • Customizable key mapping
  • Built-in key map presets for many of the most popular software drum instruments
  • Comes with drum mixing presets



  • Kick-Toms, DW Collectors Series (Kick 16”x24”, Tom 1 – 10”x13”, Tom 2 – 11”x14”, Tom 3 – 13”x16”)
  • Snare, Ludwig Black Beauty 6.5″x14″
  • Hi-Hat, Paiste Giant Beat 15”
  • LCrash, Sabian HH Crash 19”
  • RCrash, Zildjian Medium 18”
  • China, Sabian Paragon Chinese 19”
  • Splash, Sabian HH Splash 8”
  • Ride, Paiste Giant Beat 24”


  • Kick, AKG D112, Shure Beta 91, Sennheiser MD441
  • Snare, Shure SM57, Sennheiser MD441
  • Toms, Senheiser MD421
  • HiHat-Overheads, Neumann KM184
  • Room, Neumann TLM 103


  • Recorded with Empirical Labs Distressor, UAD 1176LN, Manley Core Channel Strip, Presonus DigiMax DP88 , Presonus Studio 192
  • Recorded at 44.1kHz 24 bit in .wav format
  • Fully-mixed and ready for production
  • All Samples Are “Panned” From The Drummer’s Perspective



Kontakt Instrument (.nki)

Slate Trigger Instruments for shells (.tci)

Perfect Drums Player (.pdpi)

WAV files

An Intel or AMD computer and compatible DAW and at least one of the following:

  • NI Kontakt ver. 6.5.2 or higher. (Please note that the free Kontakt Player only offers support in Demo Mode with 15 minutes time limit)
  • Slate Trigger 1 or 2
  • Perfect Drums Player (Free)

1.6 GB free hard disc space.

Note: Kontakt is registered trademark of Native Instruments GmbH. Trigger is registered trademark of Slate Digital LLC.