Yamaha Maple Custom

The Yamaha Maple Custom, along with the Absolute and Definitive variations were drum kits made by Yamaha Drums which is a subsidiary of the Yamaha Corporation. Yamaha Drums is a top drum manufacturer that makes acoustic, electronic drums and percussion instruments. All images are property of Yamaha Corporation, for more information and history on the […]

Yamaha Stage Custom

The Yamaha Stage Custom Birch is made by Yamaha Drums which is a part of the Yamaha Corporation an international company based in Japan. Yamaha Drums is a top drum brand that makes both acoustic and electric drum sets along with hardware and concert percussion. All images are property of Yamaha Corporation, for more information […]

Pearl Intermediate Drums

The Japanese Pearl Musical Instrument Company was established in 1952 and predominately manufactures drums kits, drum shells and hardware as well as percussion instruments.  For more information on the Pearl brand check out the Pearl Drums page. Some drummers debate upon the classification of drums as professional or intermediate, the drums kits below are lines produced by Pearl that […]

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 […]

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 […]

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 […]

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.  […]

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, […]

Pearl Drums

Pearl Musical Instrument Company is an international corporation based out of Yachiyo, Chiba, Japan that sells a variety of products but focus primarily on percussion instruments.  Pearl has become famous for selling drum sets at both the beginner and professional level, however Pearl also has a strong footprint in hardware, pedals and marching percussion.  With […]