bass drum pedal

  1. The bass drum pedal – 5 Essential Facts (2021 – Updated)

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    Whether you call it a bass drum pedal or a kick drum pedal, this mechanical device connects your foot to one of the most exhilarating drums to play – the bass drum! Nothing beats the feeling of digging the bass drum beater into the bass drum head and creating that punchy, unmistakable, deeply satisfying sound!  Of course, aside from its power and sheer size on the drum scale, it’s important to note that the bass drum is also incredibly dynamic… Read More

  2. What is drum hardware? 5 Essential Facts (2021 – Updated)

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    Drum set hardware may not be exciting, but you won’t get very far without it! This article will help you identify essential hardware items, understand some key features and functions, and tell you some important things to look out for.  Before we dive in, don’t forget that there are two excellent resources to help navigate the weird and wonderful world of drum set terminology. First, our glossary and also our book, The Ultimate Survival Guide for Beginner Drummers, which is… Read More

  3. The Bass Drum – 5 Essential Facts (2021 – Updated)

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    The bass drum is the largest piece in your drum set and is played using a bass drum pedal. Also known as a kick drum, it comes in various sizes, shell types, and setups. This article highlights five essential facts that every drummer should know to get the best out of their foot-powered boom maker! If you need help understanding any of the terms in this article, you can view our free and comprehensive glossary. Helpful related articles. The Snare Drum… Read More