Drum Center of Portsmouth: Home Contact us: 800 Islington St #4, Portsmouth, NH / 603-319-8109 / info@drumcenternh.com
follow DCP:
Follow drumcenternh on Youtube Follow drumcenternh on Facebook Follow drumcenternh on Twitter Follow drumcenternh on Pinterest
Latest News & Products



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!  

More »

Drum Center of Portsmouth - Drumhead Magazine Winter Raffle!

I can’t tell you how excited we are to be presenting this super cool raffle!  We have collaborated with DrumHead Magazine to create a great way for you to get a chance to get these amazing drums, and even if you don’t, you still get a coupon!  Check out the link, http://buydru.ms/drumhead-raffle or check out the latest DrumHead Magazine for details!

More »

DCP Donates $10,000 to the Portsmouth Music and Arts Center!

In a continued effort to enhance the community, DCP has pledged a healthy donation to our friends at the Portsmouth Music and Arts Center!  

More »

Black Friday at DCP!

Come Celebrate Black Friday at DCP!  The specials are even better this year!

More »

MMR Magazine Video Profile on DCP

MMR (Musical Merchandise Review) Is doing a profile on DCP for a forthcoming issue. They went a step further and paid us a visit and did this cool video!

More »

Gavin Harrison: DCP Master Class Series - 10/10

Drum Center of Portsmouth is proud to announce that the DCP Master Class Series will continue into the fall with the one and only Gavin Harrison.  magazine readers Winner of Modern Drummer Magazine's readers poll as "best progressive drummer of the year" consecutively from 2007–2010, and  "Best Prog Drummer" in DRUM USA magazine 2011, Gavin Harrison's footprint in the drumming community is indelible.

More »

John Tempesta at Drum Center of Portsmouth 8/24

Saturday August 24th from 1:00-3:00pm - come get a chance to meet John Tempesta at Drum Center of Portsmouth!  John will be here signing autographs and talking drums, and we will be doing a sale on all Tama Drums and Zildjian Cymbals! Admission is FREE!  

More »

Drum Center Outfits Fury's Public House with Ludwig Drums!

Fury's Public House in Dover has long been hosting a weekly jam on Tuesdays hosted by Tim Theriault featuring a tremendous mix of musicians from the Seacoast and beyond.  Fury's shows their support for local music, and we felt it would be a great move to do the same.  We partnered with Ludwig Drums to supply Fury's with a house kit!  It's a Ludwig Epic and it looks and sounds great!  Shane has sat in and put it through the paces for a couple of weeks and the reports are all positive!

More »


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.