drum kits

Modern Drummer is the world’s most widely read drum magazine, is dedicated entirely to the art of drumming and caters to the needs of amateur, semi-pro, and professional drummers.


Showroom: New Kits From Tama

Blending the clear, precise cut of birch with the deep, subsonic low-end of bubinga, Tama’s limited edition Starclassic Performer kits demonstrate the versatility of the B/B approach. The limited 24" bass drum four-piece Rock kit is a classic one-up/two-down setup.…

Modern Drummer
Nov 11, 2014

RBH Monarch Series Now Available With Exotic Veneers

RBH Drums has added exotic veneers to its Monarch series drums, including bird’s-eye maple with cherry inlay, cherry interior veneer, and cherry reinforcing hoops, that are said to produce a slightly brighter tone and moderately sharper attack than the standard…

Modern Drummer
Jun 25, 2014

Sherwood Percussion Builds “Natural True Tone??? Drum Shells

Thirty-year drum-building veteran James Pierce, owner of Sherwood Percussion, has created the Natural True Tone drum shells, which are designed to have minimal stress in the wood and feature a unique Internal Lug System (ILS). Natural True Tone drums are…

Modern Drummer
Jun 9, 2014

Love Your Drums Fundraiser For Dennis Stauffer's Family

Tight-knit drum builders’ community partners with national nonprofit to stage a special fundraiser featuring a drawing and giveaway of nearly $30,000 worth of custom drums and equipment. Several major players within the drum industry have joined forces with the Sweet…

Modern Drummer
May 13, 2012