Updated November 20, 2018 by Jordan Melcher

The 10 Best Drum Thrones

video play icon

This wiki has been updated 10 times since it was first published in October of 2018. Aside from a pair of sticks and a complete willingness to annoy the neighbors, a throne is one of the most important things in a drummer's life. You'd look a little silly hitting the snare while standing, don't you think? The myriad options may seem overwhelming at first, but with our help, you're sure to make the right decision. Now, go make some noise, preferably in a soundproofed room. When users buy our independently chosen editorial picks, we may earn commissions to help fund the Wiki. If you'd like to contribute your own research to the Wiki, please get started by reviewing this introductory video.

1. Gibraltar 6608

2. Drum Workshop DT700

3. Roc-n-Soc Nitro

Editor's Notes

November 15, 2018:

Gibraltar, Roc-n-Soc, and Drum Workshop are three of the biggest names out there, hence their multiple appearances. Made sure to cover a wide range of price points, as well as models that can be used by beginner, intermediate, and advanced drummers.

4. Gibraltar 9608

5. Drum Workshop DWCP3100

6. Gibraltar Softy

7. Roc-n-Soc Original Saddle

8. Drum Workshop CP9120AL

9. Ahead Spinal-G

10. Tama Ergo-Rider


Jordan Melcher
Last updated on November 20, 2018 by Jordan Melcher

Born in California, Jordan moved all over the country before deciding that maybe he should just come back to the Golden State and stay for a bit. He’s a writer and musician who holds strong opinions about most things. Jordan holds a bachelor's of arts from Columbia College, where he majored in film & video studies. Having worked extensively in the film and TV industries, Jordan is an expert on anything related, and has extensively contributed his expertise on TVs, camera equipment, lighting, tripods, lenses to the Wiki.


Thanks for reading the fine print. About the Wiki: We don't accept sponsorships, free goods, samples, promotional products, or other benefits from any of the product brands featured on this page, except in cases where those brands are manufactured by the retailer to which we are linking. For more information on our rankings, please read about us, linked below. The Wiki is a participant in associate programs from Amazon, Walmart, Ebay, Target, and others, and may earn advertising fees when you use our links to these websites. These fees will not increase your purchase price, which will be the same as any direct visitor to the merchant’s website. If you believe that your product should be included in this review, you may contact us, but we cannot guarantee a response, even if you send us flowers.