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Best Places to Find Drums for Sale Online

Buying drum equipment can be a little addictive. Given an unlimited budget, you can never have a drum kit that’s large enough. And that’s why it is vital to find the best prices possible. If you are a beginner, or buying for one, you probably want an inexpensive set that will support your learning process […]

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Beginner and Cheap Drum Sets Buying Tips

This page will help you choose a kit from among some quality cheap drum sets that will help you go from drum pad practice to the real thing, but without having to break the bank. A complete professional drum set can cost several thousands of dollars, but is not really necessary for a beginner. Many […]

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Electronic Drums vs. Acoustic Drums

Electronic drums are not meant to completely replace real acoustic drums. They simulate acoustic drums and are a different musical instrument, albeit a very closely related instrument. Lets take a look at electronic drums vs. acoustic drums. Advantages of Electronic Drums You can play them without disturbing your neighbors as much. You can learn to […]

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Used Drum Sets and Kits – Important Buying Tips

Buying used drum sets can be a great way to save some money, but if you’re not careful, you also run the risk of getting a drum set that is faulty or broken. The risk is even greater when buying a used starter drum kit, as starter kits include cheaper hardware that is more likely […]

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Drum Cases and Drum Bags

One of the worst things you can do to your drums is transport them without cases. The most common way drums and cymbals get damaged beyond repair is as they’re being moved. Therefore, if you value your drums and planning on taking them anywhere, getting a set of drum cases and a cymbals bag is […]

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Kids’ Drum Sets – Junior Drums

Kids’ drum sets, also commonly known as junior drum sets, are small sized kits that serve a great purpose as learning instruments suitable for small children and bargains for parents. Kids’ drum sets are not usually designed as full performance instruments and are make to withstand the playing force of a small child only, and […]

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Electronic Drums – Discover the Experience of Playing Electrically

From the moment I first played electronic drums at the percussion section of my local music store I was hooked, and I barely new how to play drums then. But today, after many hours of practicing the acoustic drum set, my opinion is still the same, electronic drum sets are great.

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Drum Lessons – New York City, NY

Many people have emailed me asking where they can find drum lessons in their home town. Given the global nature of the Internet, I’m not likely to be familiar with anyone’s local area, but I can give some pointers for drum lessons in New York City, which is my local area. Some of this is […]

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Drum Reviews – The Best Places to Find Them Online

If you’re about to buy your newest piece of drum equipment, you know that seeking out the opinion of others before you make the purchase is a good idea. After all, that’s probably why you’re looking for drum reviews right now. Many stores provide customer-rating system for individual products, and many stores selling drum equipment […]

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How to Tell If a Drum Kit Has the Right Sound

Before buying a drum kit there are several things to consider. Things like price, style, appearance, contents and condition. Each is important but the most important is sound. To be really pleased with your purchase, you have to be happy with the sounds made by your drums.

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