Pearl Masterworks

Pearl Musical Instrument Company is a Japanese instrument maker that primarily produces drum kits, hardware and percussion devices. The Pearl Masterworks Series is a top notch high end drum line and is some of the most expensive drum shells on the market. All images are property of Pearl, for more information and history on Pearl […]

Pearl Pro Drum Sets

The Pearl Musical Instrument Company founded in 1952 predominately manufactures drums kits, shell packs, drum hardware and percussion instruments.  For more info on the Pearl brand see the Pearl Drums review. While some drummers may debate upon the classification of drums as professional or intermediate, the drums kits below are lines produced by Pearl that meet […]

Gretsch Drums

Gretsch Drums is a subsidiary of The Gretsch Company that also manufacturers guitars.  Both Grestch drums and guitars were very popular and sought after in the 1950s and 1960s.  During the 70s and 80s the guitar portion of the business suffered which caused Gretsch to slide into bankruptcy and thus the drum brand was also affected.  […]

Cymbal Brands List

Listed below in alphabetical order are the current and past manufacturers of cymbals.  This includes both makers of cymbals for modern drum sets, electronic cymbal pads as well as cymbals for concert and marching percussion. This list includes companies or business units that primary focus was / is the production and / or marketing of […]

Drum Brands List

Listed below in alphabetical order are the current and past manufacturers of acoustic and electric drums.  This includes both makers of modern drum sets, electronic accessories and marching percussion. This list includes companies or business units that primary focus was / is the production and / or marketing of drum products. Not included on the […]