Make Huge 80’s Snare Drum

Make Huge 80’s Snare Drum

The 80`s of the 20th century brought a lot of new and exciting moments in the music scene. It was the age of ridiculous excess, with everything from loud metal guitar riffs to drum sounds. This was especially true for drums. You’ve probably heard it before: a...
Tighten Up the Drums in Your Mix

Tighten Up the Drums in Your Mix

Drums are a cornerstone element in most modern dance mixes. They provide a lot of emotion and feel to a song without any melodic background. They’re complex by nature and frequently span the whole audible frequency range. This makes them quite challenging to...

The Tambourine – Percussion Instruments

The tambourine is a percussion instrument consisting of a frame, commonly made of wood or plastic, paired with metal jingles called “zills”. These sit on the frame’s outer edge. The instrument may or may not include a drumhead, and in most cases, it...

The Tam-Tam – Orchestral Percussions

In addition to the bass drum and timpani, the tam-tam adds an additional member to the orchestra bass percussion section. Even though it boasts similarities to the gong, one should not confuse both instruments since there is a range of important variations in their...

Bass Drum – Orchestral Percussions

The bass drum plays an important role in a variety of western music genres. It often establishes the foundation pulse of large and small ensembles because of its timbre. These ensembles include military music, where it plays along with the cymbal, in pop, rock, and...