snare buzz

  1. How do I get rid of snare buzz? (2022 – Updated)

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    Snare buzz can be a cause of frustration for many drummers. But what is this weird rattling and vibration we hear from the snare drum? How is it caused, and how do we minimize or eliminate it?  The drum set is indeed an interesting sonic instrument, from the low boom of the bass drum and floor toms to the abrupt attack of the snare drum, and the high frequencies of the cymbals. For such a barrage of sound events, all… Read More

  2. The Snare Drum – 5 Essential Facts (2021 – Updated)

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    If you are new to drumming, you will soon find that the snare drum is the workhorse of your drum set. Along with your bass drum, you will most likely play this drum more than any other on your set, so understanding the components and nuances of your trustee back-beater is essential! This article will give you essential background on shell types, drum heads, snare wires, sizes, and different applications. If any of the names and terms below are new… Read More

  3. How to get a great sound from your new drum set (2021 – Updated)

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    Buying your first drum set is an exhilarating moment, and the day those boxes arrive at your door is one you’ll never forget. To be truly inspired to play an instrument, it has to sound good, and this is where some beginner drummers need a little help. Your new drums may need to be assembled from the box, including drum head fitting and tuning, or you may have purchased a pre-owned drum set that needs some TLC. Some low maintenance… Read More