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!
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!
How a Djembe is Made
Watch this behind the scenes video to see how X8 Drums Djembes are made, from our environmentally friendly wood source to the hard carved designs.
How to Play a Djembe
Perfect instruction guide for anyone wanting to join a drum circle or to review the basics.
How to Tune Your Drum
Step by step video guide for tunig a traditional rope djembe. Instructed by X8 Drum’s Kenya Masala
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