Best Drum Throne for Back Problems

You want to master the drums, but every time you get down to practicing, your back starts to ache… OR… You have always been suffering from lower back pains but dream of becoming a proficient drummer… Hey, don’t lose hope, you can still drum without having to deal with the pain! First up, let’s get … Read more

Best Ear Protection for Young Drummers

If you’re a concerned parent who wants to support your child’s interest in drumming, this article was written for you. Getting the right drum kits and finding the perfect drum teachers for your kid are important, but in my opinion, the most essential item in your checklist should be getting the best ear protection for … Read more

5 Essential Drum Books for Beginners

Here’s a confession, I love books. But I hate being overwhelmed by a huge book list that I’ll never seem to be able to complete. So, here’s my Top 5 drum books for beginners. Sure, drumming is an ‘active’ hobby. i.e. you’ll need to clock practice on a drum kit to improve efficiently. But hey, … Read more

Best Drumsticks for Heavy Metal Drummers

You play heavy metal but your current sticks don’t feel right? And that kinda sucks, really. Ultimately, your choice of drum sticks will be determined by your drumming preference. But we all know that there are just too many drumsticks to choose from at the music store. And breaking testing them all isn’t the best … Read more

Best Beginner Drumsticks [2022 update]

tl;dr: In my opinion, the best beginner drum sticks are a pair of 5A sticks because its weight and size is easy for most to get used to. I personally use the Vic Firth 5A Hickory sticks. People with smaller hands may want to try 7A sticks which are lighter. If you’ve ever walked into … Read more