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Shane and Tom recap the 2015 Winter NAMM show!

Get the word straight from these guys on what is hot and what is not so hot!

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Black Friday at DCP!

Come Celebrate Black Friday at DCP!  The specials are even better this year!  We'll have a an even BIGGER list in store!!  

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Sabian Factory Visit!

This could be one of the most exciting factory visits ever!  Not only did we enjoy a nice getaway from the shop, we spent our time with master cymbalsmith, Mark Love, and picked out some exotic prototypes and more!

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Zildjian Day At DCP!!

Hey Cymbal enthusiasts!  This is going to be a very special day.  Get a chance to meet Zildjian's master designer and artisan, Paul Francis, and check out all kinds of special prototypes designed especially for this event!  Oh, and we'll have a big sale on all in stock Zildjians too!  

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Shane Visits the Paiste Cymbal Factory in Switzerland!

What a visit! The highlight of the summer for sure, a visit to Notwill, Switzerland to see these magnificent instruments being produced!

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DCP 5th Anniversary Party! Saturday, June 7th from 10-5.

I must grab this opportunity to thank you for all of the business, support, and goodwill over the past 5 years.  Sincerely, I cannot thank you enough.  

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Drum Center of Portsmouth in Portsmouth, New Hampshire in Recognized as one of the World’s Top Music Products and Instrument Stores for the third year in a row!

Drum Center of Portsmouth in Portsmouth New Hampshire has been named one of the Top 100 musical instrument and product retailers in the world by the National Association of Music Merchants (NAMM). The designation will be formally presented to the Top 100 dealers at Summer NAMM, a trade show held in Nashville, TN this July.  Drum Center of Portsmouth is also being considered to receive the Dealer of the Year award, NAMM’s highest honor for retailers.

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Matt has become one our favorite drummers on the scene.  His jaw dropping chops and fluidity brought the house to it’s knees at Tama’s Star-Studded 40th Anniversary Concert, and we are so excited to bring him to DCP!  

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Latest Product Videos

Drum Center of Portsmouth is one of the highest regarded dealers of high end custom drums and boutique cymbals. Each member of our staff is not just a drummer, but experts in product knowledge and anticipating a drummer's needs.

Focusing on new and used high end drum gear, Drum Center of Portsmouth also specializes in closeout, scratch and dent, and B-Stock drums and cymbals at dramatically reduced pricing to accommodate any drummers budget. Drum Center of Portsmouth offers competitive pricing on the latest drum gear, but backs it up with value added buyer experience like service, free drum tuning advice, drum video demos, drum clinics, and free shipping on many items.

Buying high end drums should be fun. At Drum Center of Portsmouth, our goal is to have the most unique and vast selection of boutique snare drums, drum sets, and cymbals, but to also cultivate long term relationships with our customers and clients. We believe that a strong relationship with a well-respected retailer is one of the most valuable tools a drummer can have in his or her arsenal.

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