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Synthetic Djembe Sound vs. Wooden Djembe Sound

One of the more frequently asked questions we get here at Mother Rhythm is how a synthetic djembe sound differs from that of a wooden djembe sound. We want to take a moment here to bring some light on this subject and show you the characteristics of each drum as well as some sound clip [...]

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14" Djembe Drums

Now that we’ve covered the characteristics of the10 inch djembe and the 12 inch djembe, it’s time to talk about the 14” djembe, typically the largest standard djembe size. Remo and a few other djembe brands have djembes as large as 18 inches, but we’ll stick to the three standard sizes.Large djembe drums like the [...]

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10" Djembe Drums

Last week we talked about the 12 inch djembe, which is characterized by a nice blend of bass and rim tones, and is the most popular middle-of-the-road sized djembe played by adults. Today we’re going to talk about the 10” djembe; its traits and the types of people for which thisdjembe size is ideal.The 10” [...]

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12" Djembe Drums

Here at Mother Rhythm Drums, we have a vast selection of djembe drums in a wide variety of styles and sizes. We pride ourselves in being one of the largest online retailers of high qualitydjembes and other hand-percussion products, but we also realize that picking just the right drum for your needs out of so [...]

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Djembe Drum Bags

Knowing how to care for your djembe drum after your purchase is just as essential as selecting the right drum for your particular needs. Learning theDjembe tuning process is extremely important, as, over time, your drum will eventually need to be tightened to obtain the sound you’re seeking. (You would most definitely want to know [...]

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Drum Circles

Drum Circles have become increasingly popular in today’s world. People’s interest in hand drumsand hand drumming has grown tremendously over the years. Drum circles can be found in large and small communities alike throughout the world, and especially in recent years here in the United States.Recent research from Barry Bittman, M.D., has confirmed that community [...]

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The highest quality djembes for sale from mother rhythm drums

Are you interested in learning about playing the djembe drum, but feeling weary about buying a djembe online? Well look no further, Mother Rhythm Drums has you covered! Mother Rhythm has a variety of fine djembes for sale, ranging from professional djembes to beginner djembes.Unlike other major online retailers who promise to inspect drums for [...]

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"In-house" & Freedom Drums Monthly Specials

You may have seen the term “in-house” djembes thrown around on our site. We typically use this term regarding our monthly specials, where everyin-house or Freedom Drums purchase over $150 will include a free hand percussion gift. “In-house” drums are drums we import directly to our warehouse and are not from any particular brand. Examples [...]

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Spring is the perfect time to get into drumming!

Hello everyone! Happy Spring! So we wanted to take a little time today to mention to those of you who are new to drumming that Spring is my favorite time of year to drum! There's something about thawing off the chill and life coming back into the countryside that seems to inspire everyone around you [...]

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African Talking Drums and Hand Percussion from Freedom Drums Now Available

New Freedom Drums Classic Series Talking Drums now available for purchase on Mother Rhythm Drums. These African talking drums are completely natural and hand made from the finest quality material. Also, check out our newest hand percussion additions from Freedom Drums. Freedom Drums’ line of hand percussion products includes bells, shakers, marakas, and generally everything you need to [...]

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