Electronic Drums

  1. Do I have time to learn the drums? (2022 – Updated)

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    How long does it take to learn to play the drums? If you are considering online drum lessons, then you have most likely asked yourself if you have time to commit to learning and practicing. We all lead hectic lives. Our downtime is usually a premium and often at the cost of another endeavor. When undertaking a new hobby or interest, one of the most common roadblocks is not having enough time to dedicate to it. What if we told… Read More

  2. Understanding Drum Equipment (2022 – Updated)

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    If you are a beginner drummer, it can be tricky navigating the drum world for the right drums and accessories that best suit your needs. Once you have purchased your first drum set, it then becomes essential to understand more about all the components – how they work, are set up, and how to get the best out of them. We’ve been asked just about every question over the years, and this collection of popular articles is updated regularly, answering… Read More

  3. Overcoming barriers to practicing drums (2021 – Updated)

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    We all know that practicing is the key to success on any musical instrument, and the drums are certainly no different. However, some natural barriers can make committing to a regular practice routine quite challenging. Perhaps you don’t have time to practice, are not motivated, or have hit other natural plateaus? Don’t worry. You are not alone, and these are all common scenarios. Drum Ambition is here to help you rise above them and become the drummer we know you… Read More

  4. How do I make my drums quieter? 5 Tips for household harmony (2021 – Updated)

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    With the holidays drawing nearer, the sight of a drum set on the Christmas list can ring alarm bells for many people! One of the biggest concerns for many aspiring drummers (and those sharing space with them) is the inescapable fact that drums are loud! Electronic drums are great but are not everyone’s first choice, and unless you have the luxury of a large property or a soundproof room, your drums and cymbals are likely to be heard around the… Read More

  5. Are electronic drums any good? 5 Pros and Cons (2021 – Updated)

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    With many new drummers learning from home, the demand for electronic drums has skyrocketed. Electric drum sets have come a long way. Ten years ago, a handful of drum companies had a monopoly on the market due to high development, manufacturing, and distribution costs. It seemed that even starter sets were beyond the budget of most aspiring drummers. When newbie drummers buy their first set, they are generally not looking to spend thousands of dollars. Most want to pitch in… Read More

  6. How to get started learning the drums – 5 Tips (2021 – Updated)

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    Do you want to learn to play the drums online? Playing the drums is a life-changing experience for many people, and getting started is easier than you might think. At Drum Ambition, we specialize in helping people take their first steps and then building upon the all-important foundation. Whether you are someone who has always wanted to learn to play the drums but never had the chance, a seasoned air drummer or looking for an engaging and entertaining hobby to… Read More

  7. 5 Ways electronic drums are great for beginner drummers (2021 – Updated)

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    There has never been a better time to buy an electronic drum set with so many great options available. More manufacturers are rising to the challenge of producing cost-effective, feature-rich electronic drum sets for hobbyists and beginner drummers who may not want to spend the earth to get started. We have previously discussed the features and benefits of electronic and acoustic drums at length, and this updated article highlights five ways that modern electronic drums are transforming the learning experience… Read More

  8. Why are some drum sets more expensive than others? (2021 – Updated)

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    Shopping online for drums can be a minefield for first-time buyers. The gulf in pricing for what looks like similar products can be confusing for newbie drum shoppers, but understanding the fundamental differences in the quality of drum shells and aesthetics will make the experience more understandable.  We are here to help! If you are ready to buy drums, our guides on buying your first set, choosing between electric and acoustic drums, and common mistakes to avoid when purchasing drum… Read More

  9. A guide to buying your first drum set (2021 – Updated)

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    As a beginner drummer, navigating the weird and wonderful world of drum set products can be a little overwhelming. When buying beginner drum sets, a certain amount of research needs to be done to ensure that you purchase the right product that suits your needs and budget. Some of the options and terminology you will encounter can be confusing. Don’t worry. We are here to simplify the options and give you some practical pointers on what to look for when… Read More

  10. Do you need a drum set to learn to play the drums? (2021 – Updated)

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    Learning to play the drums is a truly brilliant hobby enjoyed by people worldwide. With big advances in electronic drums and sound reduction devices, they no longer have to be banished from the household or the scorn of the next-door neighbor.  With that said, buying drums is indeed a commitment in both money and space, and many aspiring drummers want to test the water before jumping in and making an investment. Similarly, parents often want to see some commitment to… Read More