If you’re looking to get into the exciting world of drumming, you may be asking the question – what is the best option for me when it comes to electronic drums vs acoustic drums? There are a number of arguments for and against each choice, but ultimately it comes down to your environment and personal … Read more Electronic Drums vs Acoustic Drums
Comfort means a lot when you’re at the drum set. You place your drums and cymbals exactly how you like them, within easy and comfortable reach so you can play for hours without hurting yourself, but it can be easy to overlook the drum throne. Your legs, bottom, and spine all deserve to treated as … Read more Roc-n-Soc Nitro Throne Review
Every drummer wants a different sound from their drum kit, and the bass drum is no exception. Some want a really open sound, others want a tight and constricted sound, maybe for use with triggers or a particular beater action on the drumhead. Let’s take a look at some common bass drum muffling techniques and … Read more Bass Drum Muffling Techniques
Melodics is a fun way learn a new instrument or improve your skills if you already play. You can connect your drum kit, keyboard or pad controller that supports MIDI and get started quickly, with minimal setup. 60 lessons are offered for free so you can see how Melodics can improve your playing with integrated … Read more Melodics Review – Get Your Groove On
If you’ve ever been to a rock concert, and I sincerely hope everybody has had that privilege, you might recall that the drummer and his kit were sitting up above the stage on a drum riser. From an audience perspective, this means both the drum setup and the drummer are easier to see. While I’m … Read more Do You Need a Drum Riser?
Drum heads, aka drumheads or skins, have a huge responsibility on your drum set. Without them, you literally cannot play your drums, so choosing drum heads which are right for your style and drum setup is vital. With the right heads and tuning, even a dirt cheap drum kit can be made to sound halfway … Read more Beginner’s Guide to Choosing Drum Heads
Drumming is a great hobby for many reasons, it’s a great way to relieve stress and improve mental wellbeing, gives you an energy boost, and it’s simply great fun! Drumming may even be a career option for those of us willing to put in the time and effort required. But what if you’re new to … Read more Learn How to Play the Drums
What is EZdrummer? It is virtual drum instrument software released by a company called Toontrack. The latest version of the software is EZdrummer 2, which was released in 2014 and since then the range of expansions available has grown considerably. The software helps you to create drum tracks for your music productions with ease. If … Read more What is EZdrummer?
Addictive Drums is a fully featured virtual drum instrument released by Swedish company XLN Audio. It gives you access to professionally recorded drum samples and pre-made kits which you can fully customise with range of high quality effects. Addictive Drums 2 (AD2) is the latest release of the software. AD2 is ideal for creating demo … Read more What is Addictive Drums?
The 9000 series double bass drum pedal is a key part of DW’s flagship range of popular, tour ready drum equipment, used and loved by many of the music industry’s top professionals. DW has been a major player in the industry for many years and they know their stuff when it comes to making solid … Read more DW 9000 Double Pedal Review