If you’re just starting out on drums you’re probably asking yourself, “Do I need a drum teacher?”. The simple answer to this is YES. The slightly longer answer to this is YES, DEFINITELY. Online learning resources (such as Beginner Drums!) are a great ‘addition’ to your practice schedule but online learning will never replace face to face lessons. So isn’t this a slightly strange topic to cover on an online drum lesson website? Continue reading “Do I Need a Drum Teacher?”
Do you need some drum gift ideas? Is your other half a drummer? Perhaps you have a family member who plays the drums but you have no clue what to get them? Here are a few awesome drumming gifts you might not have thought of!
In the last article in this series we talked about an acoustic kit buyers guide for those just starting out on drums. Now let’s look at e-kits – aka electronic drum sets, electric drum kits, digital drum kits. If you’re not sure which electronic drum set to buy hopefully this will be of some help! Electronic drum kits have been around for a long time but really only became a true competitor to acoustic drums around the turn of the century when Roland started pushing out kits with mesh heads. Continue reading “First Drum Kit (part 3) – Electronic Kit Buyers Guide”
Is your loved one a drummer? Need some drum gift inspiration? Do they love drumming but you’re just not sure what to get them? Do they already own every drum accessory on the planet? Here are a few fantastic drumming gifts you might not have thought of. Continue reading “Top 10 Drum Gift Ideas for 2018! (UK version)”
In the last article we talked about the pros and cons of e-kit vs acoustic kit for starting out on drums. If you’ve opted for your first drum kit to be acoustic, congratulations you’ve made a wise choice! Your first acoustic kit will be an investment you’ll remember forever. I hope you’ve got understanding neighbours and a set of ear defenders! 🙂 Continue reading “First Drum Kit (part 2) – Acoustic Kit Buyers Guide”