All About Guiros…

Latin music wouldn’t sound the same without this distinctive percussion instrument. The Guiro’s ancient origins, that date back to the Aztec era, make it one of the oldest instruments around today. It is fairly easy to play. It is light and it perfectly fits a human hand. Most of all, it adds a typical Latin … Read more

The 5 Best Congas for Sound Quality and Price

When you think of Caribbean islands you can’t help yourself but think about the conga drums playing those wild Afro-Cuban rhythms and sounds. Instantly, you will connect that iconic sound to the colors and smells and tastes of the Caribbean, imagining people dancing on the streets and just relaxation everywhere. Of course, congas are now used all around … Read more

All About Hand Drums…

Any percussion you could play with your bare hands, without the help of sticks or other tools, falls under the broad category of hand drums. Note: If you’re looking for an article about hang drums then check out our article about that here instead. Hand drums were already very popular in the ancient world and … Read more