Drums

Best drum kits for beginners

There are a ton of drum kits out there, but they're not all a good choice for beginners. Hence this guide. Here are the best drum kits for beginners.

Everything you need to know about cymbal alloys

You probably have your favorite series of cymbals, but you may not know exactly what cymbal alloys those cymbals are made of. That's what this guide is for.

Here are the best cymbal packs money can buy

There are plenty of good reasons to buy a cymbal pack, but once you know you want to, you'll need to find the right one. Here are the best cymbal packs.

NAMM 2021: Paiste brings power to the Signature series

Paiste has announced new models in its Signature series, including the new Paiste Signature Power models. There are a range of new models in the series.

Snare drum shell materials: How different woods and metals affect the sound of your snare

Looking for a new snare drum but unsure of the type of drum to get? Here are all the different snare drum shell materials and how they change your sound.

Snareweight is an innovative alternative to Moongels

Snareweight is a better alternative to drum dampeners such as O-rings and Moongels. Their products are easy to use and look visually appealing.

Behringer begins shipment on the RD-6 drum machine

Behringer announced the new RD-6 portable drum machine earlier this year, at NAMM. Now, the small sequencer has begun shipping, and can be purchased soon.

DW Announces 2020 Collector’s Series Private Reserve Exotics lineup

Drum Workshop Inc. (DW), has just announced its 2020 Collector's Series Private Reserve Exotics drumkits. Featuring six different shell wood types.

Best Drum Microphones

Finding the right microphones for recording drums can be tricky -- but we're here to help. Here are the some of the best drum microphones out there.

Here’s everything that affects the sound of your drums

When buying a new drum kit, there is a lot to consider when it comes to getting the right tone. Here are the most important factors to keep in mind.

You can get Arturia’s iSpark drum machine iPad app for free

Arturia will be giving away its popular 'iSpark' iPad drum machine app away for free for a limited, one month long period.

NAMM 2020: Behringer’s Roland TR-606 clone, the RD-6, is finally here

In the early Saturday hours of NAMM weekend, Behringer decided to pull a mid-week drop with a brand new Behringer RD-6 drum machine.