Alesis Electronic Drum Sets Review and Overview

Alesis electronic drum sets are popular, good quality kits. Alesis makes many models. I’ll take a quick look at most of them for you in this overview article.

Hopefully there will be enough information in these brief descriptions that you can tell if you want a particular set or not.

If you already happen to know that you want one of them or just want to check on their pricing and availability at Amazon, you can click the links in the list below. Continue reading “Alesis Electronic Drum Sets Review and Overview”

ddrum DD Beta vs DD Beta XP Drum Set Review

The ddrum signature red and black styling is impossible to miss in both their DD Beta drum set and their DD Beta XP kit. Let’s take a look at what’s behind, inside, and under the flashy coloring by comparing the DD Beta and the DD Beta XP.

If you are already set on getting one of these two ddrum drum kits, you can click either of the links below to check the pricing and availability at Amazon.

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ddrum DD Beta D Lite Drum Set Review

You’ve probably heard this question: What’s in a name? When it comes to this drum manufacturer, this is my question: What is the name? Is it ddrum or ddrums? And why no capital letter?

Okay, it’s for style. I get that. But then let’s have some consistency. Even the ddrum DD Beta D Lite drum set is formatted differently in different places – including on the manufacturer’s own website.

Now I know that this is nit picky stuff that doesn’t really matter, but it’s still a little annoying. Pick a name and stick to it so others (like me) know what to call you and your products.

So, all that said, let’s take a look at a cute, little drum kit called (I think) the DD Beta D Lite. There’s a pun there. Did you get it? D Lite = Delight. Continue reading “ddrum DD Beta D Lite Drum Set Review”

PylePro PED021M Electronic Drum Set Review

The PylePro PED021M electronic drum set is currently the top of the line from Pyle. For a company originally known for their speakers and now for many non-musical products as well, this electronic drum kit isn’t bad.

Let’s take a quick look at the PED021M so you can see if it’s a drum set that you would be interested in acquiring. Continue reading “PylePro PED021M Electronic Drum Set Review”

PylePro Drum Sets Overview and Review

PylePro PED021MYou might know the brand name Pyle because of the audio equipment the company makes, especially woofers for high-end stereo systems. PylePro drum sets are not their most well-known products. In fact, it feels like an afterthought that they are in their full product catalog.

Here are some other items listed in that catalog, many of which you wouldn’t expect from a company that started by making woofers.

  • Sound equipment for cars and boats
  • Portable pressure washers
  • DVD Players
  • Money counters
  • Projectors
  • Stands, cables, speakers
  • Amplifiers and megaphones

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Roland TD-1K Electronic Drum Set Review: Small Set, Big Sound


Roland drum sets are known for their great sounds. Even in a starter kit like the Roland TD-1K, they use their signature V-drums which just might be the best electronic drum in the business. (The “V” may stand for “virtual”. If it doesn’t, it should.)

Let’s take a quick look at what you get in this drum set. You can also watch a very good video demonstration of the set that will probably convince you that this is the kit you were looking for. Continue reading “Roland TD-1K Electronic Drum Set Review: Small Set, Big Sound”

Alesis Nitro Electronic Drums: Great Set for the Money

When you are quite sure that learning to play drums isn’t going to be just a flash in the pan or when you know that your beginning drummer, whether it’s you or someone else in your family, is going to practice for more than a couple of weeks, you might want to consider a beginner’s drum set that has a few more features than most.

That’s when you want to give the Alesis Nitro electronic drum set more than a passing glance. Continue reading “Alesis Nitro Electronic Drums: Great Set for the Money”