Choosing a drum set, whether it's your first or an upgrade, can be a challenge because there are so many options available. It stands to reason that a good place to start would be with the most popular option. Holding the title of the best-selling drums of all time is the Pearl Export Series, which was first introduced back in 1982 but was revamped and reissued in 2013. With their new, advanced shell construction, updated hardware and other refined details, the Export Series is a solid option for amateurs and more advanced drummers alike.
If you're a beginner looking to invest in an accessible but high-quality instrument, the Pearl Export Standard 5-Piece Drum Set with Hardware is a great option to consider. With its poplar and mahogany "Superior Shell Technology" construction, this kit delivers the beautifully full, lush sound you'd expect from a higher-end set. And as your skills increase, you can always add new pieces to extend your kit's potential.
Are you looking for a hybrid kit to expand your percussive options? If so, the Pearl ePRO Powered by Export Acoustic Electric New Fusion Drum Set may be the answer. With its traditional construction and ePro Live components, this crossover set can be played as an acoustic or an electric kit, or even a hybrid combination. Why limit your options or buy two separate sets when you can get just one that handles all sorts of different drumming situations?
For over thirty years, Pearl has been creating these drum sets and improving upon the design, bringing them to their peak of durability and sound. And there are so many variations of Pearl's Export line available, there's sure to be a kit to fit your budget and playing style. If you know any number of drummers, you probably already know someone with a Pearl Export Series kit. So take a look around this section - it may be time for you to join the club.