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Beginner's Djembes

New to Drumming? That’s ok, we all have to start somewhere. Check out our Beginner’s Djembesfor fantastic package deals that include both a great drum for you to learn on and an instructional video to give you a huge head start on your rhythmic journey. Drop us a line if you have any questions at [...]

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Check Out Our Ashiko Drums

Are you a bass guy or gal? You know, the type of person that always tunes in to that spot in the music where the rhythm and melody meet? We recommend you do yourself a favor and pick up an Ashiko . With warmer bass than a djembe and broader edge tones that sound more [...]

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Wholesale Djembes

Interested in our products for your shop, youth group, or drum classes? We’ve got you covered. We have wholesale clients around the country including retail shops, drumming instructors, festival vendors, and too many other walks of life to mention. If you are interested in becoming a part of the Mother Rhythm Family please contact us [...]

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Caring for your Djembe

Hey everyone, occasionally we get questions about how to properly care for a djembe or other rope tuned hand drum that has a real skin head. Here are a few tips on caring for your djembe drum.We recommend that your store your drum in a cool spot out of direct sunlight whenever you’re not using [...]

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Djembe size descriptions

Need a visual representation for our size descriptions on Professional Djembes and Jammer’s Djembes? Check out the picture to the left. Also, scroll down this entry for a brief description of each sizes advantages and drawbacks.19”-20” Tall, 9”-10” Playing Surface, 10”-11” Overall Diameter These drums are great for beginners, and for those looking for a [...]

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Blemished Discount Djembes

You may have noticed the term “blemished discount” being thrown around on our site. We wanted to take a moment to clarify what this means to those newer customers. We maintain a strict quality control standard here at Mother Rhythm Drums that is virtually unmatched anywhere in the industry. We inspect every single drum to [...]

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Two-Ring Versus Three-Ring Djembe Tuning Systems

Getting into a new hobby, especially one with as much rich history and traditional building techniques as the djembe drum, often presents large gaps in understanding for the novice or intermediate practitioner to search out and fill. Occasionally we get questions from customers seeking information about the differences between two-ring head mounting systems and three-ring [...]

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Major Djembe Clearance!!!

Hello all!!! Here at Mother Rhythm Drums we’ve become pack rats over the years. As we gear up this year for some major additions to our inventory we’re repenting our pack rat ways. At a time when our competitors are raising their prices (due to rising costs) we’ve decided to liquidate our stockpile instead. This [...]

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New Year, New Beat In 2009

Inevitably with the new year comes new aspirations for change in each of our lives. Here at Mother Rhythm Drums we believe that life works on an inherent sense of rhythm, and thus rhythm can be used as a tool to become more in tune with the world around you. Anyone with a beating heart [...]

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Check out our hand-carved wood screens

Some people are not aware that in addition to djembes and other percussion accessories, we also sell beautiful hand-carved woodscreen room dividers. They are hand-carved in Northern India and made out of Shesham, a strong and durable hard wood. These dividers have an amazing presence in any room and are sure to provide that final [...]

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