What is a drum head made of?

Answer Drum heads are made from a variety of materials, each of which affects the drum's sound. The most traditional material for drums is animal skin, such as goat or lambskin, which some drummers still ... Read More »

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How to Make Your Own Bass Drum Head?

Making your own bass drum head is not quite as simple as buying a prefabricated one from a shop, but the unique sound a custom head provides will be worth the trouble. Goat and calf skin are best b... Read More »

Can you repaint your snare drum head?

You can repaint a snare-drum head without harming the head or changing the tone. However, the paint will probably flake off of the drum head and leave it with an unpleasant look. Replacing the enti... Read More »