Pearl Beginner Drum Sets

Pearl Musical Instrument Company, an international business located in Japan, was founded in 1952 and predominately manufactures drums kits, drum shells and hardware as well as percussion instruments.  For more information on the Pearl brand visit the Pearl Drums page. Some drummers debate upon the classification of drums as beginner or intermediate, the drums kits below are […]

Pearl Forum Series

Pearl Forum FZ Series Drum Set Review Pearl Drums is one of the top drum manufacturers in the world and makes, full drum sets, drum sells, hardware lines, bass drum pedals and drum accessories. The Pearl Forum Series is a popular line of beginner drum kits, and features a complete five (5) piece shell pack, […]

DW 9000

DW (Drum Workshop) is one of the top drum manufacturers in the world and not only produces drum shells but also makes some of the most popular pedals and hardware. The 9000 series is the heavy duty line and is one of the most popular lines DW makes. All images are property of DW, for […]

DW 5000

DW 5000 Bass Pedals & Medium Duty Hardware Series DW (Drum Workshop) is one of the top drum makers in the world and not only produces drum shells but also makes some of the most popular pedals and hardware. When DW purchased the tooling and manufacturing equipment from Camco in the 1970s, they released a […]

TAMA Superstar

TAMA Superstar Hyperdrive Review Superstar Hyper-Drive drums are TAMA’s high end series of semi-professional drum sets. Superstar drums are made of 100% birch shells and feature hyper drive (shorter) toms, ultra deep bass drums, power craft drum-heads, black nickel shell hardware, the star-cast mounting system, die cast hoops, sound bridge high tension lugs, claw hooks […]

Drum Kits For Kids

Best Drum Sets For Toddlers, Children and Juniors Kits Drum kits for kids are now available both online and in retail stores. These are designed to meet drumming needs for children in different age groups. Drum kits for kids are different from adult drum sets because they are smaller, cheaper and typically easier to play.  […]

Mapex Drums

Mapex Drums is a top 10 drum brand that is owned by parent corporation and musical instrument manufacturing conglomerate, KHS Musical Instruments Co., Ltd.  With technical sponsor drummers including Moe Carlson from Protest The Hero, Mike Novak of Every Time I Die and Matt Halpern of Periphery; Mapex has established itself as a cutting edge brand […]

Yamaha Drums

Yamaha Drums is a part of the Yamaha Corporation an international company based in Japan.  Yamaha Drums is a leading drum brand that manufactures both acoustic and electric drum sets along with drum hardware as well as marching and concert percussion.  Unlike other top drum manufacturers, Yamaha has a very strong footprint in electronic drum sets […]

Ludwig-Musser Drums

Ludwig-Musser is a top drum brand that is a part of the Conn-Selmer division of Steinway Musical Instruments, Inc.  Ludwig Drums has a rich history and is a very popular brand for vintage drum collectors.  Ludwig is famous for having propelled the modern drum set forward with the invention of a bass drum pedal that […]

TAMA Drums

TAMA Drums is a top drum brand that develops, manufactures and markets drum shells, snares, hardware, percussion and other drum accessories.  TAMA is owned by the Hoshino Gakki Group who also owns the Ibanez guitar brand.  TAMA maintains operations in three locales; Seto, Japan where R&D and high end professional drums are produced, Guangzhou, China where beginner and more affordable drums are manufactured and Bensalem, […]