Electronic

How To

How To Amplify Electronic Drums

Learn how to amplify electronic drums with this complete guide. We will look at the pros and cons of some the different options including amps and PA systems. I'll also guide you through the easiest ways to connect your electronic drum set for...

How To

How To Connect Electronic Drums To A Computer

Figuring out how to connect electronic drums to a computer can be a huge pain. Once you figure it out, either the audio quality is poor, or you might experience latency. Take a look at my top 3 methods for recording electronic drums.

Buyer's Guide

Are Electronic Drum Sets Worth It?

Trying to decide if you should take the plunge and buy an electronic drum set? In this article I help clear up any misconceptions and I compare all the benefits and drawbacks vs acoustic drums.

Acoustic

Buyer's Guide

Best Drum Set For Kids

Explore the best drum set for kids. I'll show you the best junior acoustic and electronic drum sets for 5 and 10 year olds and even a drum set for toddlers.

Buyer's Guide

Best Snare Drums For Metal

When narrowing down the best snare drums for metal, you are going to want to pick something durable, reliable, loud and punchy. Here is my roundup of my favorite sounding snares for heavy metal and rock.

Accessories

Buyer's Guide

Best In-Ear Monitors For Drummers

In this article we will go over the best in-ear monitors for drummers and find what's best for your budget. Whether you are just searching for headphones or a full in-ear monitor system, there is something for everybody.

Buyer's Guide

Best Drum Throne For Back Pain

Choosing the best drum throne for back pain can be one of the best investments you make as a drummer. Lower back pain and leg numbness are all too common for drummers, so in this guide I'll show you some options for relieving your pain and extending...

Learning

How To

Heel Up vs. Heel Down Drumming – Bass Drum Technique

In this article I'll discuss the differences between heel up vs. heel down drumming and the benefits of each. In addition I'll cover the heel-toe method for the bass drum and show some great exercises for both your feet and your limb independence.

How To

How To Protect Your Ears When Drumming

Your ears are the most important asset you have as a drummer, so learning how to protect your ears when drumming is essential. Luckily there are a bunch of different options for protecting your hearing while at the same time not making your drums...