The Gong Drum

Ah, don’t you just love the sound of that name? It’s so, rhythmic, so erotic in the feeling (that special pressure that hits at the back of your mouth and ends at the tip of your tongue). Needless to say, I like saying it a lot. But more so, the sound of the drum itself! I mean, with that very low-end and amazing sustain that you simply feel through your body, who wouldn’t enjoy that? Though there’s been debate on what characterizes a gong drum,—besides it’s relation to the bass drum—the usual qualifiers are a shell (or in some cases, … Continue reading The Gong Drum