The Smools Session

The Smools Session

Want to know how to mix progressive metal in the box? Get our new The Smools Session and dive into the real-mixed project session. You’ll see all processing from raw to final and mastered sound. Includes fully-mixed sessions in all major DAW formats, custom drums samples, kontakt bass instrument, IR’s. No secrets, all that you need to get better in mixing.

from$79.00 USD


Product Description

Learn how to get progressive metal tone using The Smools Project Session!

You’ll find out:

  • How to use mix-ready drum samples
  • How to create realistic sounding bass from MIDI or DI to final tone
  • How to get powerful guitar sound 
  • How to use Impulse Responses for bass and guitars
  • How to use arrangement FX
  • Mixing few types of vocals
  • Master bus processing techniques
  • Automation tricks

Easy to use!

You don’t need any outboard gear, any additional samples or instuments! Just download all included files, install required plugins if you need, open project file for your DAW and plunge into real-mixed project session. You’ll see all processing from raw to final and mastered sound.
Use project as template and for practice. Drag your recorded files to the relevant channels in the project file. Create your own mix, fast and efficiently!



Fully-Mixed Multi-Track Sessions in Cubase, Pro Tools, Reaper, Logic, Studio One

Panda Sound – The Smools Kit 

Panda Sound – Panda Bass ver. 1.3.0 (included with full version only)

The Smools IR’s Pack

Raw .wav and .midi files




A computer with Intel or AMD compatible processor, Windows or Mac OSX operating system.

Digital audio workstation:

Samplers and samples:



  • C4
  • CLA-76
  • CLA Bass
  • Doubler
  • Center
  • H-Delay
  • H-Revebr
  • L1
  • OneKnob Louder
  • Renaissance Axx
  • RDeEsser
  • SSL Comp

Blue Cat Audio

  • Blue Cat’s PatchWork (for Pro Tools Users only!)

Joey Sturgis Tones

  • Clip

Fab Filter

  • Pro-Q ver.2 (If you don’t have FabFilter plugins you can download trial versions from FabFilter’s site)


  • TSC 1.1 (Freeware)

TSE Audio

  • BOD Ver.3 (Freeware)

Tokyo Dawn Records

  • TDR Nova (Freeware)


  • Saturation Knob (Freeware)


  • Invisible Limiter (If you don’t have this plugin you can download trial versions from A.O.M.’s site.)

Ignite Amps

  • Anvil (Freeware)
  • Emissary (Freeware)
  • NadIR (Freeware)
  • TSB-1 (Freeware)

LePou Plugins

  • Le456 (Freeware)


  • Valhalla Room (If you don’t have this plugin you can download trial versions from ValhallaDSP’s site.)


  • Pod Farm 2.5 Demo (Freeware)