Christmas For Drummers At GAK 2017!
What do you buy for the person that loves sitting at the back of a stage, often in complete darkness, smashing the life out of the drums? Don’t worry we have plenty of amazing and affordable gifts that will put a smile on any drummers face.
Show the drummer in your life how much you support their talent with one of these awesome gifts. From apparel and accessories to drum kits, every gift on this list is handpicked to help bring more passion into any drummer’s life.
Check out our handpicked selection below or check out all the gifts over at GAK.CO.UK
Brooklyn, New York and Gretsch Drums share an inseparable legacy that is reflected in the Gretsch Brooklyn Series. Drum sizes, 12x8in Tom, 14x14in Floor Tom, 18x14in Bass Drum.
Proudly hand-crafted in Gretsch’s Ridgeland, SC, USA factory, Gretsch Brooklyn produces a sound that is immediately recognizable, yet distinctively reinvented. Brooklyn drums feature 6-ply North American maple/poplar shells and are made slightly thicker than Gretsch’s USA Custom Drums and have a 30-degree bearing edge. – £1,739
The Alesis DM Lite Kit is a great beginner electric drum kit with 10 built-in kits, loaded with a huge variety of percussive sounds.
The DM Lite with light-up LED pads will have any novice or accomplished drummer playing—and playing better—right away. All drum and cymbal pads are mounted to the pre-assembled, height-adjustable, 4-post rack, making set-up a snap. – £229
A classic piece of kit that just keeps on getting better. the DW 5000 series of bass drum pedals have been a firm favourite with professionals for years, due to their smooth responsive feel and durable no-nonsense design.
The DW5002 offers a fantastic double pedal setup with a single post casting design allowing a comfortable placement with the hi-hat. – £421
The Roland SPD ONE ELECTRO is a new type of digital percussion pad, one that allows any musician to add electronic sounds to their performances. It contains 22 iconic sounds, including fat snares, crisp hand claps, electronic cowbells, and more, and you can even import your own original audio data into one of the 12 internal sound banks.
Once you’re ready to go, the SPD::ONE ELECTRO’s robust-yet-sensitive pad can be played with sticks, hands, or feet, and the trigger threshold settings are easily adjusted with intuitive controls. – £199
The 16″ B8X Thin Crash. A fast, punchy, bright and loud attack makes this a cutting crash. The cutting sound of pure bronze, the Sabian B8 series is an ideal first step for drummers looking to get into their first set of bronze cymbals at a great value. With a wide range of models to choose from, B8 is easy to get into. – £144
The EAD10 acoustic electronic drum module instantly transforms your acoustic drum kit into a powerful digital/electronic hybrid with sampled sounds and studio quality digital effects. It allows you to play and record your acoustic drums along with your favourite artists from your music library or from tracks from your friends and share them digitally. – £479
This drum features an all Spruce 8 ply shell with a beautiful grain finish, and boasts a warm resonant tone. The combination of the Spruce shell and TAMA’s 8-Lug die-cast hoops makes for a powerful yet warm rim shot sound. – £269
These perfect entry level bongos offer quality construction and sound at an affordable price. Made from Asian hardwood, these two bongos are ideal for beginning percussionists. LP Traditional Bongos have traditional rims for a sturdy, heavier feel. With 6in and 7in rawhide heads, they come complete with a tuning wrench for easy tuning and an attractive carrying bag. – £47.40
Through tireless research and development, a specialized pattern was achieved to deliver the best of both worlds: musical sound and lower volume. This innovative pattern is combined with a special proprietary alloy with a unique matte finish that enables our Low Volume cymbal to have fewer high frequencies and is up to 80% quieter than a traditional cymbal. – £240
For more than 30 years, the distinctive, traditional sound of birch has made it the go-to choice for numerous pro drummers. Now, TAMA takes birch in an entirely new direction. Proportionately melding inner plies of bubinga with the classic birch exterior, TAMA has created a blended shell that combines the focused attack of birch, with the enhanced low-end of bubinga delivering totally a new sound both dynamic and versatile. – £1,135
The La Rosa Standard cajon is fantastic entry level cajon. The unique La Rosa sound at a very affordable price. If you are on a budget but want a handmade instrument that packs a punch, look no further. La Rosa Percussion is one of the most well-respected manufacturers of Cajons in the world. – £115
Roland’s TD-25 series is the perfect go between a top of the range kit and stripping down to the bare essentials. The Roland TD 25kv uses the sound engine taken from the flagship TD-30 alongside a streamlined interface, making it easier for the user to create their own personalised kits. The TD-25 gives you the ability to record your performances to both share and evaluate your playing. – £2,369
A revolutionary heat-tempering process that transforms ordinary hickory drumsticks into precision tools with unprecedented durability. While keeping their original weight, balance, and attack, Pro mark FireGrain sticks allow drummers to hit harder and play longer, naturally. No excess vibration, nospace-agee gimmicks, just natural hickory, hardened by flame. FireGrain are available on Classic 7A, 5A, 5B, 2B as well as Forward and Rebound 5A and 5B Acorn models. – £13.50
Don’t forget to check out our full range of Christmas Gifts, Stocking Fillers, Accessories & more over at gak.co.uk!