If all you wanted was a cool looking electronic drum set, then the Alesis Crimson kit or Alesis Crimson Mesh kit would probably fit the bill. Just the name “Crimson” tells you a lot about what this set looks like. But looks aren’t everything, as they say. So let me take you through the features ... » Learn More about Alesis Crimson Kit II Review
Maple/birch shells, precise bearing edges, and a snare drum exchange program…at a midrange price? Yes, please! First Thoughts Mapex sweetens the deal for Armory kit buyers with a unique offer. If you decide within two weeks of the purchase date that the supplied Tomahawk snare isn’t your cup of ... » Learn More about Mapex Armory Review
When I started playing drums, metronomes used to be really clunky. My first metronome looked like the most boring thing my childish eyes had ever gazed at. But the times, oh, they are a-changin’ - and Soundbrenner is on a mission to revolutionize the metronome game. Their Soundbrenner Pulse ... » Learn More about Soundbrenner Pulse Review: Metronome Of The Future?
Aren't crappy cymbals one of the most discouraging things about being a drum beginner or drummer on a budget? You can tune your drum heads very easily and make even the cheapest kit sound fairly good. But the cymbals are just there. You either hit them and they sound great - or they don't. And ... » Learn More about Best Budget Cymbal Packs – 3 Options, 1 Winner
When I started to seriously play the drums I realized I would have to keep track of my daily practice - as well as of my band's current creative musings. So I was sure I needed a digital recorder, but unfortunately my expertise in terms of audio equipment was below 0. I had no idea what XLR, ... » Learn More about The Ultimate Tascam DR-40 Review – With How-To-Use Tutorial