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Riot Drums is a fully sampled drum kit that was inspired by classic 90’s Hardcore albums. We dug out some old cassette tapes & vinyls, rented a recording space and got a kick ass drum kit and sampled the whole thing for you. We love 90’s Hardcore and we wanted to bring you a natural sounding yet punchy kit that delivers roundhouse kicks right to your jaw. This puts pizzamakers and Gorilla Stomps in your songs. . Features:
  • Over 2700 drum samples.
  • Drums: 1 kick, 1 snare, 3 toms and a whole set of cymbals (hihat, ride, 2 crashes, china, 2 splashes).
  • Each drum has many adjustable mics: Close, room close, room far, overheads and bassdrum & snare includes also close rear mic.
  • Each drum has it's own pan and gain knobs.
  • Each mic has it's own gain knob.
  • Each mic can also be routed to any of the 16 stereo outputs.
  • A simple 1 stereo output mode by default.
  • Each drumhit's midinote is freely adjustable.
  • A soundcheck-mode for adjusting drums without the need of external midiclips during the pre-mix.
  1. Of Serpents And Men (Black Metal) Ricardo Araya
  2. Razorblades (FULL MIX, PROCESSED) Puntfest 2:18
  3. Metallic Hardcore (FULL MIX) Soundstakk 1:52
  4. Death Metal (FULL MIX, PROCESSED) Soundstakk 2:22
  5. Punk (FULL MIX) Toni Kauko 0:41
  6. Metal (FULL MIX) Toni Kauko 1:41
  7. Blastbeats (DRUMS SOLO) Soundstakk 0:42
  8. Riot Drums (FULL MIX) Soundstakk 0:35
  9. Old School Death Metal (FULL MIX, PROCESSED) Soundstakk 1:34
  10. Rosenberg in September (Instrumental Rock, FULL MIX) German Bolivar Osorio 3:38
- Really good and natural samples. Simple interface, incredibly fast tweaking in the mixer and routing sections! And snare is sounding great on blastbeats!!!
- Stefano Morabito, Producer (Fleshgod Apocalypse, Decrepit Birth, Internal Suffering, Hour of Penance, Obscenity)
- "In your face!" The RIOT Drums kit is definitely not just another drum VST. If you are searching for a really realistic sounding and punchy drum plugin, don't look any further. The sound of the RIOT Drums plugin is natural, raw and authentic. With its straightforward routing and mixing flexibility it's my go-to drum VST for quick sketches and final products. You really can't go wrong with the RIOT Drum Kit. Thanks IMGL!
- Soli D, Producer (Graz, Austria)

Tech Specs

System Requirements:
– 64-bit Operating System (MAC OS 10.9 or Windows 7 and higher)
– Dual-core CPU
– 4 GB of RAM (plugin itself needs ~1.6 GB alone)
– a Soundcard
– Supported Audio Editing Software (Check here)

RIOT Drums sampler plugin is in VST, AU and AAX Format, for 64-bit systems. The plugin expects a midi input, and processes the midinotes to corresponding drum samples.