Hello everyone!  I’d like to say hello to all of the people I’ve met since being here at the Drum Center and I’d like to say it has been a pleasure.  Now for some info that I hope helps all my fellow drummers.  Since February and Valentine’s Day is right around the corner, let’s talk…


Hello everyone!  This month I would like to talk about Drum Head Selection.  There are so many varieties of heads for different applications and sounds that you are trying to achieve on your kit.  Coated, clear, singly ply, two ply, thin, medium, thick, heavy duty, and dry.  With so many choices, you may ask yourself, where do you start?  Well, think about what sound you like.  There may be a professional drummer whose sound is exactly what you’re looking for.  Listen around and see what kind of configuarion of heads they use.  Buy heads that sound good to you without having to add to them.  There is a reason why the drum companies have spent money on research