gifts for drummers

21 Banging Gifts for Drummers

Shopping for gifts for drummers can be difficult. Show them how much appreciate their talent with an awesome and thoughtful gift. We handpicked a bunch of gifts ideas for drummers to help you out.

Drummer Wall Art

Perfect for their music studio or office. Set of 6 unframed reproduction prints of vintage snare drum, cymbals, drumstick patent illustrations overlaid on lightly distressed chalkboard image as the background, they exhibit lines and spots consistent with a well used old chalkboard as part of their charm and character. Chalkboard background prints are currently a very stylish and popular home decor trend.

Drum Stick Pens

These rhythmic writing utensils are made for those who march to the beat of their own drum — even if they’re far from their drum set! Both perpetual tappers and proficient percussionists will be charmed by this pair of striking ballpoint pens that resemble a set of real drumsticks. Perfect for maintaining an air of productivity in the classroom or office while pantomiming your favorite drum solo on the sly.

Rhythm Watch

TAMA’s Rhythm Watch has everything a drummer needs to make sure they stay on tempo-live and in the studio. Like the original Rhythm Watch, the RW200 features plenty of volume to use while playing real drums, a dial for quick tempo adjustments, separate volumes for quarter notes, eighths and triplets, but now features a large, easy to read backlit display, a more durable housing and keypad, and even more memory for pattern storage.

Zildjian Drummer Survival Kit

The Essential emergency kit to get through any gig. This little kit is extremely handy, especially like the leather Impact pad. Includes Drumhead repair patch and snare strings. Cymbal felts, stand sleeves and washers. Don’t go into any gig without it!

Stick Control

George Lawrence Stone’s Stick Control is the original classic, often called the bible of drumming. In 1993, Modern Drummer magazine named it first in the top 25 drumming books of all-time. In the words of the author, this is the ideal book for improving “”control, speed, flexibility, touch, rhythm, lightness, delicacy, power, endurance, preciseness of execution, and muscular coordination,”” with extra attention given to the development of the weak hand. 

Beat Door Mat

This ‘Stick Around or Beat It’ doormat is perfect for a drummer or drum studio. These natural coir mats are thick and durable and they are all hand painted by me. They not only make a nice addition to your own home, but they make great personal and unique gifts for any occasion – for anyone with a front door!

Drum Stick Bag

MEINL stick bags offer plenty of room for you to carry multiple pairs of sticks, mallets, and brushes – whatever you need for a successful gig or rehearsal. The external pockets are great for storing drum accessories like keys, felts, and miscellaneous tools for on the spot fixes. These carrying bags are durable enough for even the toughest of road warriors. It is part of Meinl’s mission to ensure easy transportation and protection of your instruments and gear.

Drummers Tool Kit

Drums take a beating. Literally. Such abuse means ongoing adjustment and repair – even during a performance, so we developed the GrooveTech Drum Multi-Tool to quickly remedy problems on virtually all makes and models of drums. Of course, it starts with a drum key that’s made to the same high standards as our T-Handle Drum Key.  All tools are forged to precision tolerances using a heat-treated S2 alloy, and sport a polished chrome finish for a little extra bling on the bandstand.

Cymbals Pendant Necklace

High-quality glass pendant with a domed effect that makes our designs come to life. The Pendant makes a very personal gift for someone special and never go out of style. An elegant accessory for any suit and also an ideal gift for all men and women.

Mix Stix

Add musical fun to your cooking with the Fred and Friends MIX STIX Drumstick Spoons. This set includes one slotted spoon and one solid spoon. The spoons are made of solid beech wood. These classic wood spoons are shaped like drumsticks at the handle. Drum on your pots and pans when you’re not stirring. Each spoon measures 13 inches long.

DaVinci Drummer Tee

This badass DaVinci Vitruvian Man Drummer shirt it a great way for anyone to show off their talent and sense of humor. ove the soft feel and great fit of these shirts! We print on a premium, vintage-soft, 100% ringspun cotton, preshrunk tee that looks and feels great on men and women.

Drumstick Wax

Provides comfortable tacky grip on any drumstick or mallet. No re-application needed; reactivates with normal heat. And leaves tropical scent, and clean hands with no buildup.

Stick Holder

Keep up to eight pairs of sticks conveniently within reach. Our c-shape mounting clamp attaches easily to most stands or other hardware. The extension arm is angled downward at 45 degree for easy removal/placement of your sticks while playing. Cup holder can be removed from hardware for cleaning purposes.

Timber Drum

Strike some warm, woodsy notes with this hardwood “tongue” log drum. The refined descendant of a resonant hollow log, it offers foolproof percussion pleasure: strike the drum with the included rubber mallets to make six mellow tones that celebrate the timbre of timber. It’s impossible to hit a wrong note! Great for drum circles and dabblers alike, this beautifully-crafted oak, ash and birch instrument is built to last.

Cymbal Case

The M80 Cymbal case is the lightest, strongest, most versatile carrying solution for the professional drummer. A hybrid case featuring an ultra light laminated foam shell with strategically placed ABS panels, providing an unmatched level of comfort and protection for your most prized investments. Smart features like the Clip/Tuck shoulder straps make for easy airport travel, while the streamlined profile helps you slip through the crowds.

Pearl Throne Thumper

Introducing the Throne Thumper from Pearl Drums. Pearl partnered with ButtKicker® to develop the ultimate low-end feel machine that attaches directly under any throne. Powered by an included 200-watt amp, your throne will vibrate in perfect sync with all the low-end thunder your kit puts out as you play!

Bass Drum Enhancer 

Looking to extend the low end and punch of your kick drum? Then you want the KickPort International KickPort bass drum enhancer. The KickPort is a tuned port that fits right in the hole of your bass drum head with amazing results. You’ll increase low-end response, get more punch and better tone from your bass drum with this amazing little port. Detail the sound of your drum by tuning it with the KickPort installed, you will love the tone and punch you get.

Clamp On Drink Holder

Vater’s Drink Holder features the same metal design and fastening system as their popular stick holders for supreme durability. The Drink Holder has an inside diameter of 3 1/2″, large enough for most drinks, cups, and sports bottles and securely fastens to cymbal stands with an easy-to-turn knob.

Stereo Isolation Headphones

Wearing headphones while you drum probably isn’t your favorite thing, but when you’ve gotta, choose the Vic Firth SIH1 Isolation Headphones. They reduce outside noise by up to 24dB, which means you don’t have to crank the volume as much as you do with other headphones. That means you can hear your mix better while also protecting your hearing. And because the SIH1 Isolation Headphones are made by the drum pros at Vic Firth, you know they’re made to stand up to some abuse.

Successful Drumming

As drummers, it’s critical that we start with a solid foundation. This provides you with the essential information you need to get started. Whether you are a complete beginner or an experienced drummer, it’s strongly recommended that you start with the lessons in this section before moving on. The step-by-step lessons are a great way to unlock your full drumming potential.

Promark Broomsticks

ProMark Broomsticks are a hybrid between brushes and ProMark Rods made from actual broomcorn. Broomsticks offer greater volume than brushes, though less attack than rods. Adjustable O-rings allow the player to change the spread of the bristles much like one would with a pair of brushes. ProMark “Alternative Sound Sources” offer a wide variety of alternatives to traditional drumsticks. Everything from brushes to rods, to broomsticks. Achieve the sound you’re looking for!