About KickMaker

NOTE: This software is unsupported and is no longer being updated or maintained. It likely will not work on newer versions of macOS.

NOTE: KickMaker is a 32-bit plugin and requires a 32-bit host or a bridge adapter plugin. It will not work in a 64-bit host.

KickMaker is a synthesizer designed specifically to create good kick drum sounds. It uses four independent oscillators and a wide range of effects, allowing one to create perfectly customized beats.

KickMaker Screenshot


  • Four independent oscillators
  • Each oscillator has its own ADSR curve
  • ADSR curve for mixed signal


KickMaker itself is licensed under the BSD License, which can be found in the LICENSE.txt file. Due to licensing restrictions, the VST SDK is not distributed with the source code of this plugin. If you want to build KickMaker by hand, then you must download it here:



Version 2.0:

  • Bugfixes