SMACK: Claps, Snaps & Stomps

A comprehensive claps, snaps, stomps, and percussion virtual instrument

  • Kontakt Player 5
  • Kontakt 5
  • Plug-in
Now only $ 74.96
(Reg. $ 99.95 )

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Sound On Sound Review"4/5! A very useful tool for busy media composers, a bit of ‘old school’ blues stomping, or building an unconventional rhythm track for your left-of-centre music production." 
- Sound On Sound
Boom and Bap "4.5/5! If you need quick access to high quality percussion like kicks, stomps, claps, snaps, shakers, tambourines or even found sound percussive samples, you may want to check out SMACK."  - Boom And Bap


Big Fish Audio is proud to present SMACK: Claps, Snaps & Stomps! A time-saving resource for the modern composer, this collection of various claps, snaps, stomps, bass drums, shakers, tambourines, and found percussion will easily unlock your creativity. This unique percussion virtual instrument is the perfect tool to add color to music of any genre, or provide the foundation for your next composition.

SMACK was created to save you time and enhance the creative process by deeply sampling various groups of percussion, claps, snaps, and stomps. With single, small group, and large group options, there are limitless songwriting applications! Use the intuitive user interface to easily navigate between up to 10 groups per patch, and strengthen each sample by adding any of the 8 premium FX included.

SMACK includes 7 Patches with individual groups:

SMACK - Bass Drums, Toms, Stomps Small, Stomps Large, Claps Single, Claps Small Group, Claps Large group, Snaps Single, Snaps Small Group, and Snaps Large Group.

Claps & Snaps Natural - Claps Natural Single, Claps Natural Group, Snaps Natural Single, and Snaps Natural Group.

Claps & Snaps Electronic - Claps Electronic and Snaps Electronic.

Stomps - Kick, Kick Combos, Stomps, Toms, Wood, Plastic, and Metal.

Combos - Combo 1, Combo 2, Combo 3, Combo 4, Combo 5, Combo 6, and Combo 7.

Shakers & Tambourines - Shaker Collection, Glass Metal Gravel, Tambourine RR, Shaker RR, and Tambourine Collection.

Found Percussion - Low Percussion, Industrial Percussion, Household Percussion, Kitchen Percussion, Loose Percussion, and Ticks.

SMACK is powered by the industry-leading Kontakt engine. It is compatible with VST, RTAS (Pro Tools 9 & 10), and AAX (Pro Tools 10 & 11) plug-in formats allowing it to work seamlessly within any major sequencer, in addition to standalone use.

For a closer look at SMACK you can check out a brief walkthrough video below.

Smack GUI 1

Each patch contains up to 10 groups which can be individually edited and customized.

Smack GUI 2

Choose from any of the 8 included FX including Stereo Width, EQ, Transient Master, Distortion, Compression, Convolution Reverb (with hand picked IR's), Delay, and Tune.


Patch List:

• Claps & Snaps Natural
• Claps & Snaps Electronic
• Stomps
• Combos
• Shakers & Tambourines
• Found Percussion

Included FX:

• Stereo Width
• Equalizer
• Transient Master
• Distortion
• Compression
• Reverb
• Delay
• Tune


• Up to 10 velocity layers and 3 round robins
• MIDI Select for easy group selection
• Global control and FX option
• Individual group control and FX option
• Hand selected IR options available for the convolution reverb
• 742MB (uncompressed)
• Kontakt Player 5 included

Minimum System Requirements

Mac: Intel Core Duo, 2GB of RAM, and OS 10.7.x or later. For optimum performance, Big Fish Audio recommends a 2.0GHz processor or faster. The library requires 750MB of free hard drive space.

Windows; Windows 7 or Windows 8 (latest Service Pac, 32/64 Bit) Intel Core Duo or AMD Athlon 64, and 2GB of RAM. For optimum performance, Big Fish Audio recommends a 2.0GHz processor or faster. The library requires 750MB of free hard drive space.

Download Sizes

Version Compressed Download Size
Kontakt Player 5/Kontakt 5/Plug-in Download includes
  Manual - Install Instructions:  969 KB
  Kontakt Player 5 Installers:  1.16 GB
  SMACK Library:  741.9 MB

*When ordering the download product from Big Fish Audio you will be given one or more links for each of your product purchases. The links will be active for 24 hours. During this time you should download the file and expand it. You can return to your Big Fish Audio account at any time and download your products. You will find your products in the "My Products" area of your account page.

License Agreement

The Following End User License Agreement is included with SMACK: Claps, Snaps & Stomps. This License is only valid for the individual who has purchased an unopened, new and lawfully made copy of SMACK: Claps, Snaps & Stomps from a dealer or distributor authorized by Big Fish Audio.

"The samples contained herein are licensed, not sold to you, the individual end user, by Big Fish Audio. This non-exclusive, non-transferable license is granted only to the individual end user who has purchased an unopened, new and lawfully made copy of this product from a dealer or distributor authorized by Big Fish Audio. All samples remain the property of Big Fish Audio and are licensed only for use in the creation of a live or recorded performance that includes the licensed samples as part of a derivative musical work created by the licensed end user. This license expressly forbids resale, rental, loan, gift or transfer of these samples in any format or via any medium, except as part of a derivative musical work. The samples may not be included, whether unmodified or as part of a derivative work, in any sample library product. Any unlicensed usage will be prosecuted to the maximum extent possible under the law."



Article Rating Author
Boom And Bap 4.5/5 JK Swopes
Sound On Sound 4/5 John Walden


  This product is compatible with...
  Digital Performer
  Kontakt 5
  Pro Tools 9
  Studio One