X8 Drums

San Marcos Music Store & Community Events

Family Fun!

Drum jams, DJs and food trucks, Oh My!

Music Store

Percussion instruments from around the world.

Live Music Venue

Host your next event in our unique & fully equipped warehouse venue.

At X8 Drums when we say we walk to the beat of our own drum, we mean it. We don't just sell percussion instruments; we sell a love of music and all the hand-numbing, life-enhancing energy of drumming!


At our location in San Marcos, TX, we offer:

Percussion Instrument & accessory sales

Drum Reheading and Repairs

Pro Audio sales/services

Guitar/Bass strings, accessories and repairs

Live Community Events
Drum Circles


We've been a family business since 2007. We're proud to have a staff with the common mission to connect with our community through music and positive energy. Join us and enrich your passion for music!

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X8 October Drum Circle

Posted by MollyRose on 21st Sep 2021

X8 October Drum Circle

Grab your gear and let's jam! We'll be hosting monthly Drum Circles at our store, 251 Uhland Rd. All …

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Djembe and World Percussion Shop by X8 Drums
X8 Drums leads the drum industry in Djembe, Djembe Lessons and accessories. Because we are drum lovers ourselves, we want to provide customer service and knowledge for you. Our instruments are used by beginners and professionals alike. The world percussion selection gives you the reign and power to choose your style.


Any djembe you purchase from X8 Drums is covered by a 30-day Satisfaction Guarantee - if you don't love the craftsmanship or sound of your drum, send it back within 30 days of purchase and receive a full refund of your purchase price (excluding shipping).


Not sure where to start? We're happy to walk you through our entire selection to find the best djembe for your needs. Call toll-free 1-800-771-9645. The fact that we only specialize in hand drums means you get a fantastic selection, great prices and expert advice!


A Variety of Drum Brands for the Percussionist
Because our mission is to provide our customers with a drool-worthy experience of shopping for your perfect world percussion instrument, we have committed ourselves to providing high quality and plenty of variety in our drums. Our brands include Remo, Meinl, Toca, Latin Percussion and many more. Take a look around the shop!