The 5 Best Cymbals for Metal (2021)


Cymbals are such an important part of rock music, particularly metal. They help create energy, break any built-up tension, and bring aggression into the genre.  So, you need good cymbals that exhibit these attributes and … Read more

The 7 Best Cymbals for Jazz (2021)

The foundation of jazz is built upon groove and a groove doesn’t feel right without great-sounding cymbals. Every jazz drummer knows just how important cymbals are in adding an extra flair to their music.  So, … Read more

The 5 Best Hi-Hat Cymbals (2021 Guide)


A set of hi-hats are the most important cymbals in your drum set. I’m here to guide you in your quest to find the right pair of hi-hats for you. My top hi-hat recommendation of … Read more

11 of the Best Custom Drums Companies

Finding the right kit that fits your needs and playing style is such an important part of being a drummer. It can help you define your sound and develop a personal brand. The problem is … Read more

The 8 Best Drum Sets for Metal (2021)

Metal drum sets need to be punchy and loud enough to cut through a heavy mix of distorted guitars and vocals. Here are some of the best options available in [year]. My top pick is … Read more

The 5 Best Ride Cymbals (2021)

A great ride cymbal is a must if you want to have a professional-sounding drum set. I’m here to help you get an idea of what’s out there so that you spend less time browsing … Read more

The Best U87 Alternatives (2021)

The Neumann U87 is one of the most sought-after microphones for its rich sound and versatility. This comes at a cost… it’s not cheap! However, there have been serious attempts at recreating this highly successful … Read more