Latest Snare Drum Guides

Top Rated Snare Drums of 2013

Sorry that it's been since 2011 that we've done a Top Rated Snare Drums piece. Surprisingly, there really isn't that much movement in the top picks. You'll probably see at least one you've seen here before. No matter what brand of snare drum you're looking... 

Top Rated Drum Practice Pads

At Snare Drum Reviews, we know you need to be able to practice your snare drum rudiments at 3 AM, so you need to find the best snare drum practice pad for the money. Even though we bust our butts to cover everything about snare drums, sometimes we have... 

Top Rated Snare Drums of 2011

At Snare Drum Reviews, we realize you need the best and most timely snare drum product info, in order to buy the best snare drum you can find. Although we strive to keep you up to date on recent trends in top rated snare drums, sometimes this involves... 

Christmas Music Software Roundup

Here at Snare Drum Reviews we wanted to give you a quick run-down on the top music software products we've used and endorse. All of these are products that feature quality instruction, excellent customer service and satisfaction guaranteed. Take a look... 

Snare Drum Price Guide For The Christmas Season

As you get ready for the Christmas season, we at Snare Drum Reviews wanted to give you a quick price guide for the snare drums you've requested info about the most on our site. All of these drums are available on ebay and some of them you may be able... 

Buying A Used Snare Drum On Ebay

If any drummers are considering buying a used snare drum on eBay, then maybe the experience of an eBay-buying veteran will help you find the drum you want at the right price as well as alleviate some of your concerns about the process. There are great... 

Snare Drum Rudiments

Snare Drum Rudiments Every drummer should have in their toolbox as many of the snare drum rudiments that they can master. Having these under your belt will help open up your playing by giving you experience with a wide variety of drum figures that will... 

Snare Drum Head Guide

So your snare drum head is pretty beat up and it’s time to replace it? You’ve got a bunch of options to choose from, and each choice is going to give you a different sound. In this guide we’ll discuss your options for materials. It’s always best... 

Choosing The Right Drumsticks

Experienced drummers know that choosing the best drumsticks is a matter of deciding which size and material is right for their drumming style and the music they play. It's a relative thing and each drummer needs to make an individual choice. Finding... 

Buying A Beginner Snare Drum

Buying A Beginner Snare Drum With a beginner snare drum you have to think about a few things. Generally, starting out with just a 5 x 14 snare is good and metal shell is best. They're not too expensive and you may want to start out looking on ebay or... 

Latest Reviews

Pacific Drums by DW Ace Black Nickel Over Brass Snare Drum Review

Bright, Responsive Sound and Gleaming Good Looks Combine in a Well-made and Durable Snare If you’re in the market for a quality brass snare that will upgrade your sound in any musical style, the PDP... 

DW Performance Series Snare Drum Review

Quality Design and Build Produces Outstanding Sound and Playability DW makes three tiers of drums in a good/better/best spectrum. The DW Performance Series snare drum is the “better” line of DW snares.... 

Ludwig Black Magic Snare Drum Review

A Classic Only Better Seasoned drummers and newcomers to the hobby all know the Ludwig name and are familiar with legendary models like the Ludwig Black Magic Snare Drum. In the 1920‘s Ludwig pioneered... 

Tama Metalworks Snare Drum Review

Plays Louder Than It Looks Drummers who know their stuff usually consider Tama’s snares before they make their choice. And if they choose the Tama Metalworks snare drum they have picked a winner! Touring... 

DW Performance Series Snare Preview

A Mid Priced Offering Up until now, a drummer had two choices if they had to own a set of Drum Workshop drums. They could make a substantial investment and order a custom set. This is not something realistically...