Founded in 1984, Explorers Percussion is a full line percussion and drum shop located in Kansas City, Missouri. Explorers offers all major brands of cymbals and gongs, including Zildjian, Sabian, Meinl, Wuhan, Dream and Paiste. Snare drums and drumset brands in stock are Brady, Crush, Tama, Pearl, DW, Gretsch, Sonor, Ludwig, PDP, Basix, TKO, Mapex and Yamaha, as well as custom drums we build in our own shop. Explorers also carriers many ethnic percussion items, from Brazil, other Latin American countries, African and Asian percussion instruments. Djembes, congas, bongos, timbales, doumbek and darabuka are all offered along with other hand percussion items. The electronic department includes electronic sets and pads from Roland and Yamaha. Many hard to find parts are in stock, along with a shop to do drum repair and drum recovering service.
Explorers Percussion has sold, serviced, and educated in all corners of the percussion industry since 1984. With well educated and highly experienced staff, Explorers is the place to be for all your Percussive needs.
2007 Vic Firth "Oustanding Retailer". 2001 DW Top Retailer. Constant Contact All-Star Award 2009 & 2010.
Zildjian, Sabian, Paiste, Meinl, Dream, Wuhan, UFIP, Hammerax, DW, Sonor, PDP, Pearl, Yamaha, Gretsch, Tama, Crush, Mapex, TKO, Ludwig, Brady, Axis, Vic Firth, Pro Mark, Silver Fox, Regal Tip, American Drum, Encore, Mike Balter, Vater, Innovative Percussion, Remo, Evans, Aquarian, Adams, Musser, Mel Bay, Alfred, Tycoon, Toca Gon Bops, Lp, Flix Stix, Hip Trix, Grover, Black Swamp, Vaughncraft, Pork Pie, Roc N Soc, HQ, Invader, Roland, Humes and Berg, Protection Racket, Metrophones, Extreme Isolation Headphones, Kaces, Audix, Sure, Kick Port, Kelly Shu, Moon Gel, Abel, Treeworks, Dynasty