Known as the world’s largest drum head company, Remo is a choice for many industry professionals and their drum heads have even been called the best in the world. Remo has been at the forefront of developing new products to meet today’s industry standard.
Originally drum heads were made from thinly stretched animal skin meaning they were affected by temperature changes; however in 1957 Remo D Belli the founder of Remo invented the first synthetic Mylar drumhead known as the “weather king”.
These hard-wearing drum heads are produced in many different styles including the Diplomat, Ambassador, and Pinstripe series. The drum heads that go on the top of your drums, the side that you hit, are called batter heads, and the bottom heads are called resonant heads. These drumheads come in single- or two-ply construction and different thicknesses. A drum head's thickness is considered important: thinner, single-ply heads have a sensitivJuly 15, 2016