10 Tips for Buying a Djembe
We recently did a large review of the best djembe drums available online today. If you would prefer to buy[...]
Traveling With Your Djembe
A djembe can take you some wonderful places. On your way, you'll need to take care of your drum. All[...]
Sore Hands From Djembe Drumming? Here’s How To Soothe Them
Beginners often say th​ey get sore hands from playing the djembe​. If you've felt this too, read on.​In fact, even[...]
Rare and Old African Drumming Photos
​African drumming itself is thousands of years old, but its history has only been captured on film in the last[...]
12 African Photos You’ve Never Seen In Colour
​In this exclusive and original post we bring you 1​2 photos from Africa that have never been seen in color[...]
Drum Camps – All The Best Worldwide
What Are Drum Camps? If you're a drummer and love a wild weekend out, this is for you. There are[...]
Djembe History
The djembe (pronounced 'jem-beh') is the goblet-shaped hand drum from West Africa. Djembe history is a rich and diverse subject,[...]
Djembe Tuning
All you need to know about djembe tuning and tightening is shown in detail here.If your drum sounds flat, dull[...]
Djembe Reskinning
Everything you need to know about djembe reskinning is detailed here, with photos, diagrams and links to the tools you[...]
Djembe Care – How not to treat your drum
The good news is, djembe care is fairly simple. Djembes don't need much maintenance if you treat them right. They're[...]
What does djembe mean?
djembe (/'ʒɛmbə, 'ʒɛmbeɪ/) Where does the word come from? What does djembe mean? Hear pronunciation below: The djembe is the[...]