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Addictive Drums 2: Rock & Metal Edition

Addictive Drums 2: Rock & Metal Edition

For those that love ROCK and METAL!

  • Built just for rock and metal
  • Insanely good sounds and rhythms
  • Comes with full AD2 engine

"In my arsenal of audio tools, Addictive Drums were the first I used. They are still my go-to for jamming out in my studio!" - Stephen Carpenter (Deftones)

About Addictive Drums 2: Rock & Metal Edition

If you're a die-hard fan of rock or an unwavering metalhead, this special version of Addictive Drums 2 is just for you. It includes only our hardest hitting sounds, most diabolical rhythms and is built specifically to take your hard rocking masterpieces to the next level.


Addictive Drums 2: Rock & Metal Edition gives you our absolute best sounds and rhythms for rock and metal. The included drum kits (ADpaks), rhythms (MIDIpaks) and extra drum kit pieces (Kitpiece paks) provide limitless inspiration on your musical journey.

Included ADpaks:

Included MIDIpaks:

Included Kitpiece Paks:

AD2 Metal MIDIpaks and ADpaks

Get inspired while writing

Rock and Metal masterpieces always contain two things: Ridiculously awesome guitar riffs and intense, inspired drumming. Addictive Drums 2: Rock and Metal Edition has you covered when it comes to the drums. You get 78 inspiring sound presets and MIDIpaks containing some of our hardest beats and grooves right out of the box. You can use them as-is or easily tweak them to perfectly fit your needs. Just add guitar and vocals!

"When I'm writing music, I need drums that pack a punch. Addictive Drums 2 always delivers!" - Alx Hell (Entombed)

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Practice with great drummers

Honing your guitar chops and perfecting your riffs takes time and practice. Lots and lots of practice. To help you with this, you can use the inspiring beats and grooves in Addictive Drums 2: Rock and Metal Edition to lock down your performances and timing. It's like playing alongside a world-class drummer every time you practice. Who says practice can't be fun?


System Requirements


OS X/macOS 10.7 or later (32/64 bit)

Internet connection (during installation only)


Windows 7, 8, 10 (32/64 bit)

Internet connection (during installation only)


VST, AU, AAX (32/64 bit)


While XLN Audio actively tests on the host applications listed below, this product should run on any host supporting VST, AU, or AAX plugins.   

Pro Tools 10, 11, 12

Cubase 6, 7, Pro 8

Live 8, 9

SONAR X2 or later

Logic Pro 8, 9, X