Wail City Percussion is a company specializing in hand made stave shell snare drums from my workshop in New Bedford, MA. At Wail City, I passionately craft each shell to create a drum to have exceptional tone, character, and versatility that you won’t find in any standard ply shell.

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Check out Bird Attack’s latest podcast #70 featuring Wail City President, and drummer from A Wilhelm Scream at www.birdattackradio.com

Pat Thetic

Pat Thetic joins the Wail City Family! Read more →

 Here is another one of the snares that will be available at #itsnotdeadfest 6.25 x 14 Maple/Walnut shell. It's features double ended tube lugs, 3.0 triple flange hoops, repurposed cymbal badges and a DW Mag Throw off. #maple #walnut #stavedrum #staveshell #snaredrum #wailcity #wailcitypercussion #brass  Wail City will have Fresh T-shirts, stickers, buttons, and Aaron Yorty at it's not dead fest. Come by our tent and say hello. We will be right next door to @slabratory_official #itsnotdeadfest #wailcity
 This is one of the snares that will be available at #itsnotdeadfest 6x14 cherry shell with repurposed cymbal ringers. It's features double ended tube lugs, 2.3 triple flange hoops, and a DW Mag Throw off. #murderedout #stavedrum #staveshell #snaredrum #wailcity #wailcitypercussion Finish by: @rahalay  Hello Friends A Wilhelm Scream will be playing its not dead fest this year. Also, Wail City Percussion will have a tent in the vendor area at its not Dead fest. So, if you are into watching a shit ton of punk bands and or checking out some custom stave shell snares, this is the fest for you.