The phrase “New Year, new me” is very popular and it often motivates people to actually act on it. They start resolutions like getting fit or starting a new hobby. Well, I am here to help you with finding that new hobby. In this story, we have listed the best electronic drum sets. You can go through this list, pick out the best electronic drum set for you or your child, and purchase it today to get a jumpstart on the new year.
10. Alesis Turbo Mesh 7 Piece Electronic Drum Kit
If you already have some experience with drum sets, this is a great step up from the basic stuff. This drum kit comes with everything you need to start moving forward and progressing your skills as a drummer. The set comes with mesh drum heads, this is so the drums are quiet but still audible. The power supply, headphones you can wear while you play, and the drum sticks.
9. Yamaha Electronic Drum Set
Opposite of the one listed above, this drum set is perfect for those who are beginning theier journey into the world of drumming. This set is just your typical drum set, you can find all of the drums, some sample sounds, the pedals to hit the lower drums, and access to a free app that you can download on your phone to sync with your drum set.
8. Yamaha Electronic Drum Set
if you want something a little more authentic, you can get the alternative version of those drums and actually get a pedal drum with your set. This set will come with everything that you get in the set listed above, but an added pedal drum, and you can choose the option to get a bench with your drum set. You do not have to get the bench with it, but the bench will make learning how to play a lot easier. Especially for little kids who are interested.
7. Alesis Command Mesh Kit | Electronic Drum Kit
This set is a lot like the first set on the list, but it comes with everything you could possibly want from a drum set. This set is great for people who have experience with drums already, but it can be used for beginners who want to start off their new hobby with everything that they need already in their hands. In this set you get: An 8-inch mesh kick drum tower with a kick drum pedal, 10-inch dual mesh snares for your drum set, three 8 inch dual mesh tom pads, and finally, you get a recorder that is attached and installed to the set already. With this, you can record the beats that you make, sync them with your phone, or play them back for other people.
6. Carlsbro CSD130 Electronic Drum Set
Sometimes drum sets mean taking up lots of space, if you are looking for a drum set that will comfortably fit in a small area, this is the drum set that you need to look into. It is very compact and doesn’t take up much space at all. It doesn’t come with a lot of fancy accessories, but it comes with the drums, the stand, and some kick pedals so that you can practice and follow along with any drum songs that you want to. These drums also come with preset songs that you can follow along with making it the best drum set to start your child off with.
5. Roland V Entry Electronic Drum Set
This drum set is great if you want an authentic drumming experience, but you don’t want to wake up your neighbors or the other people living in your house. The mesh drums are perfect for containing the sound, but still allowing you to make the music and beats that you want to. This is a pretty standard drum set, it comes with all of the snares and drums that you need, but there are two extra pedals that are sold separately. If you want those, it won’t be hard to order, but they do not come with this set.
4. Roland V-Compact Series Electronic Drum Kit
If the separate pedal drums break the deal for you, then this is the kit you should look into instead. This comes with all of the standard things that you need, but this set also comes with the two extra pedals that were missing from the last set. These drums are considered essential if you want to continue to learn and grow your skills when drumming, but it is also not for beginners. You should practice with a smaller set and then graduate yourself to these drums once you know the basics of drumming.
3. Alesis Seven-Piece Electronic Drum Burst Kit
If you are not worried about sound, these drums are great for a realistic sound and feel. The drums and snares are made of rubber, not mesh, so they do not contain the sound to make it quieter. This is only a downfall if you are living in an apartment building, or if you have roommates that do not like loud noises. But just because these drums are not meant to contain the sound, that doesn’t mean that they are loud. The volume is completely up to you. If you want them to be loud so you can feel the vibrations, that is up to you. If you want them to be quiet, this is also up to you. These drums are compatible with speakers and headphones, this way you can get the ideal volume that you want.
2. Ivation Portable Electronic Drum Pad
If you are looking for something small, simple, and just fun to do when you are bored, this is the set you need. It’s not really a drum set, it’s a drum pad. But don’t let the name fool you, this drum pad is completely capable of carrying the same authentic drum sounds like the other sets on this list. It’s just compact so that it’s easier to move around, play with other instruments, and you can easily put it away when you aren’t using it. If you want something that you can bring out when you have guests, and then easily put away when they leave, this is the drum set for you. It’s headphone compatible and it has pictures and titles for every drum and snare on a normal drum set. This is very ideal for beginners.
1. Roland Electronic V-Drum Set
And finally, the best drum set on the list. This drum set comes with everything that you need to be the best drummer that you can be. It comes with one 10″ snare pad, two 8″ tom pads, one 10″ tom pad, two 12″ crash v-cymbals, and KD-9 kick pad. All of this comes together nicely on the stand that this set comes with. The drums on this set are made from mesh, so if you like the concealed sound, you will like this drum set. It’s very cheap compared to other drum sets, and it’s very good for drummers who are beginners or professionals.