A downloadable audio plugin for Windows, macOS, and Linux

Buy Now$35.00 USD or more


Crash into the 80s with an open source drum synth inspired by hexagonal classics like the Simmons SDS-V. Thumping kicks, punchy snares, and sizzling cymbals coalesce with its clacky claves and crunchy claps. Bring saccharine synthwave sauce to your sublime soundscapes or drop indelable pewww pewww tom toms into your new nu-disco.

Highly customizable voices with great dynamics, filter sweeps, saturation, and drive that will literally flam your tracks. Toss [OT] SIMIAN into your DAW and just see what happens.


  • 10 configurable voices
  • 33 factory preset kits
  • Velocity sensitive pitch, filter, and amp dynamics
  • Lofi EPROM for classic cymbal sounds
  • Gated Reverb bus
  • Selectable voice icons and colors
  • Saturation (per-voice and global)
  • 1176-style limiter with drive control
  • All parameters are automatable
  • No telemetry or analytics
  • DRM free
  • Open source to inspect, learn from, adapt, and improve


VST3, AU (macOS only)


Linux (x86_64), Windows (x64), macOS (64bit, M1/M2)

Sound Samples, & Source Code

Please visit the [OT] SIMIAN homepage.

Created with <3 by Punk Labs.


Buy Now$35.00 USD or more

In order to download this audio plugin you must purchase it at or above the minimum price of $35 USD. You will get access to the following files:

OneTrick SIMIAN Installer for Linux (v1.1.0) 15 MB
OneTrick SIMIAN Installer for Windows (v1.1.0) 1 MB
OneTrick SIMIAN Installer for Mac (v1.1.0) 3 MB
OneTrick SIMIAN User Guide 800 kB
OneTrick SIMIAN Zip Archive (v1.1.0) 6 MB
OneTrick SIMIAN Zip Archive (v1.0.2) 6 MB
OneTrick SIMIAN Zip Archive (v1.0.1) 6 MB
OneTrick SIMIAN Zip Archive (v1.0.0) 6 MB

Download demo

OneTrick SIMIAN Lite