Vic Firth Mallets

Vic Firth Keyboard, Timpani, Groove & Concert Mallets Vic Firth is the world’s most popular maker of drum sticks, brushes and mallets along with practice tools including headphones, pads, mutes and education packs. Vic Firth also makes drum stick bags, holders apparel and other accessories. Through their wood manufacturing excellence Vic Firth has also branched […]

How To Hold Drumsticks

How to Hold Drum Sticks: The Most Common Methods One of the most important things to know about drumming before you ever strike your first roll on the snare drum is how to properly hold a set of drum sticks. If you hold a set of sticks without knowing the how’s and why’s of proper […]

Vic Firth Company

Vic Firth is the world’s most popular manufacturer of drum sticks, mallets, brushes and other stick accessories.  Vic Firth’s excellence in wood turning and milling has also led to the development of Vic Firth Gourmet which is an offshoot that makes pepper mills, salt grinders and rolling pins. Vic Firth Company History Vic Firth was born […]

Top 10 Drum Brands

Listed below are the Top 10 Drum Brands by order of popularity online.  This ranking has been determined solely by number of searches in Google which is an objective measurement of brand strength amongst the public. In order to eliminated confusion such as the word Pearl which can be a drum brand or type of […]

Drum Parts List

Listed below in alphabetical order is a comprehensive list of drum components.  This includes pieces used and / or made for drum sets, electronic kits, concert setups, marching band, cocktail kits and various other percussion applications.  This is designed to be a complete list so please leave any parts we missed in the comments below. Ago-Sha […]

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 […]